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Free to Choose: Jan. 10th-16th

This week's lesson aligns with Come, Follow Me for January 10th-16th! Teach your children how the choices we make eventually lead us to joy or sorrow.


➤ L E S S O N

Open the lesson with a song and a prayer.

🎶 O P E N I N G S O N G : "Choose the Right"

➤ P R E P A R A T I O N

You will need a marker, 4 small pieces of paper, and some dominoes! (If you don’t have dominoes, you can use other small objects that can be balanced like dominoes such as legos, books, or Jenga blocks). Set up two rows of dominoes on a flat surface that follow separate paths. Write the word “choice” on two of the papers and place them at the beginning of each domino trail. Draw a smiley face and a sad face on the last two papers and place one of the faces at the end of each domino trail.

➤ I N T R O D U C T I O N

After you have set up the activity, point to the first domino in the “happy” row and ask:

1) What do you think will happen if we tip over this “choice?” (The dominoes will tip over all the way to the happy face!)

Now, point to the first domino in the “sad” row and ask the following questions: