Friday, January 18, 2013
Gospel for the Mass: 2/17/13- Luke 4:1-13
*Be sure to check out Gospel for the Mass Year C page right below the header for other days that you need Gospel for the Mass activities.
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catholicmom.com- Click on the month. Scroll down to the date for Coloring Page, Mass Worksheet, Crossword Puzzle, Word Search, etc.
Theresa at catholickidsbulletin.blogspot.com will post a link to an activity sheet that coordinates with the Catholic Mass. There will be pictures and activities each week to help little kids understand and appreciate the Mass. Most weeks, she will also highlight a Saint whose feast day falls within that week or a liturgical symbol they can watch for at Mass.
4catholiceducatiors.com- Resources on the Sunday Readings
sadlierreligion.com- Scroll down to Gospel Reflection, Discussion Questions for the Gospel, and Proclaiming Faith Activities
loyolapress.com- Background on the Gospel and activities for groups and families
mssscrafts.com- Temptation with tons of resources for illustrating the story, coloring pages/activity sheets, crafts, and songs.
sundayschoollessons.com- Jesus Says No To The Devil lesson
sermons4kids.com- What Did Jesus Do? Object lesson with coloring page
sermons4kids.com- I’ll Be Back object lesson with group activities, coloring, puzzles, worship bulletin
sermons4kids.com- Resisting Temptation object lesson with group activities, coloring page, puzzles, quizzes
sermons4kids.com- The Temptation of Christ object lesson (You can also use this for an intro to the snack if you choose to have bite size candy bars).
childrenschapel.org- It Is Written lesson with activities
The Catholic Toolbox- Temptation of Jesus lesson plan for 1st Grade on up with: Objectives, Review, Vocabulary Words, Bible Story with questions, Activities, Crafts, Games, Snacks, Puzzles/Mazes/Worksheets, etc.
textweek.com- Lectionary, Scripture Study and Worship Links and Resources
sermons4kids.com- Jesus’ Temptation
sermons4kids.com- Jesus Is Tempted
sermons4kids.com- Resisting Temptation group activities (crafts)
sermons4kids.com- I’ll Be Back group activities (crafts)
Introduce craft: We are tempted every day. What can we make to help remind ourselves to do the right thing?
dltk-bible.com- What Would Jesus Do mobile
makingfriends.com- What Would Jesus Do crafts
beau.org- Witness Bracelet Craft
dltk-bible.com- Paper Bead Cross
crafts.kaboose.com- Beaded Cross Necklace
A very nice necklace for boys and girls. Be sure to make the string at least 36 inches long to fit over their heads. Craft cord can be used as well.
christiancrafters.com- Colors of Christ Cross
Neat tip at the bottom for younger students.
sermons4kids.com- Resisting Temptation group activities (games)
sermons4kids.com- I’ll Be Back group activities (games)
Introduce game: How did Satan tempt Jesus? (Told him to turn stones into bread. He told him that he would give him the kingdoms of the world. He told him to jump off the roof of a temple and the angels would come and lift him up so that he wouldn't be hurt.)
Temptation Obstacle Course- The Encyclopedia of Bible Games for Children’s Ministry, page 73.
christiancrafters.com- Survivor Temptation Island
Through various fun games, activities, and group Bible discussions, participants will learn that temptation is from Satan and can lead to sin. Participants will also learn how to receive God's power to resist Satan's temptations. Event lasts approximately 3.5 hours. For grades 5 and up.
Introduce game: What are you tempted to do when you are not doing well during a game? Discuss. Let’s see if you can resist temptation while playing this fun game!
Resist the Temptation Putt-Putt
Make a putt-putt golf course.
creativekidsathome.com- Indoor Miniature Golf
spoonful.com- Safari Miniature Golf Set
The Catholic Toolbox- Resist the Temptation File Folder Game The object of the game is to resist the temptation just like Jesus did. 2 game boards to choose from.
Introduce game: How did Satan tempt Jesus? Told him to turn stones into bread. He told him that he would give him the kingdoms of the world. He told him to jump off the roof of a temple and the angels would come and lift him up so that he wouldn't be hurt.
Can you resist temptation? Let’s find out!
“Win or Lose by How You Choose” by Judge Judy Sheindlin
Directions- Show the children the picture and read the situation. With each situation there are a series of answers for the children to choose from. Ask the children what they would do. Do not tell the children the right answer. Explore and evaluate the different choices together with the children.
Puzzles & Worksheets
More 365 Activities for Kids- do Jesus was Tempted by Satan spot the difference puzzle on August 18.
Satan Tries to Tempt Jesus- The pictures below tell the story of Jesus in the desert. But they are all mixed up. Number them in the order that they happened. (Big Puzzles for Little Hands: Jesus’ Life and Lessons by Carla Williams, page 23).
bbc.co.uk- Jesus is Tempted worksheets
gardenofpraise.com- Word Search
sermons4kids.com- Word Search
sermons4kids.com- Word Search
joanyedwards.com- Word Search
sermons4kids.com- Alphabet Soup
sermons4kids.com- Word Shape
sermons4kids.com- Scrambled Sentences
sermons4kids.com- The Temptation of Jesus (multiple choice)
dltk-bible.com- Jesus Rap
A rap song about Jesus being tempted in the wilderness.