Tuesday, September 3, 2019
Fill In Activities
Fill In Activities:
Your lesson is done, the students have finished with all their activities and there are a few more minutes until class is over. Or these infamous scenarios crop up: schedules get disrupted for one reason or another or the dismissal bell has ten more minutes to go. The minutes slowly tick by and meanwhile your students are getting restless and total mayhem will surely result if something doesn’t happen and soon. This phenomenon happens all too often and it is enough to fill any teacher's heart with fear. How do you keep your class occupied and keep them productively engaged? While many teachers immediately pull out busy work or drills, it is much better to try to keep the class on its toes with learning games and activities. Here are a few teacher tested fillers that can help you avoid a classroom revolt.
Liturgical Objects Used In Mass- Several games to help review liturgical objects used in Mass.
People At Church- Who are the people at church? What do they do? Here are a few games for students to learn about the people at church.
Ten Commandments File Folder Game- The objective of the game is to identify which one of the Ten Commandments the sin broke.
WWJD?- Making the right decisions in life is hard to do, but if you let Jesus be your guide and think, “What Would Jesus Do?” it will make it a lot easier.
Moral Dilemmas Card Game- Why do problems come into our life? People face problems every day. Some are harder than others. There are many choices that the person can have to solve his/her problem, but which one is the best? What would Jesus want us to do? Here is a game that has students try to solve their problems the best way. (Scroll down to this.)
Activities, Games, etc. for Prayers and Scriptures- ideas to help your students memorize prayers and scriptures
Bible Story Review- Review the Bible stories that the students have done using these games. Several different kinds are posted.
*My files are huge so to keep them free I post all my games at The Catholic Toolbox Games Yahoo Group (action games, card and board games, etc.)
Disciples Memory Game or Go Fish Game- A fun way to review the names of the disciples
The Holy Mass Game- Directions and questions
Actions Speak Louder Than Words Game- A fun review game about actions during Mass