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Love One Another

Teaching our children to see the needs of others takes lots of practice and training. This week's lesson bundle and video focus on teaching our children to look for opportunities to serve others and perceive their needs.

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➤ 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 : "Love One Another"

➤ P R E P A R A T I O N


Print the activity pages before the lesson. You will need to use one of the pages for the introduction: (the golden plates “search and find” game).


➤ I N T R O D U C T I O N


Invite children to gather around the golden plates “search and find” activity page. Tell them that

they are going to be detectives! Explain that there is something unique about each image of the golden plates. Invite children to see if they can identify the thing that is different in each drawing.


After completing the activity, discuss the following questions:


1) What does a detective do? (solves mysteries)


2) How does a detective solve a mystery? (looks carefully for clues)


3) Can a detective find clues if he/she isn’t looking carefully for clues? (no)


4) When you did this activity, were you looking carefully too? (discuss)


5) What do we do when we are looking carefully? (have children demonstrate what it looks like)

6) What does it feel like when we are looking carefully at something? What does it sound

like? (discuss)