Ages 6-8 Church History Overview/Schedules/Recipes

CHURCH SCHOOL CURRICULUM

CHURCH HISTORY

AGES 6-7

This sample schedule is provided for the convenience of Church School directors. Feel free to fill in your own dates and teachers!

Teachers:

           

 

   Date                         Topic                                       Teacher                        Special Notes             

 

Sept.    8          Gala Opening Outdoor Movie Night                          Quo Vadis

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St. Stephen

STEPHEN

Objectives:

  1. Know that Stephen was the first martyr.
  2. Know that a martyr is someone who dies for his belief in Jesus.

 

Possible Lesson Plan:

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St. Peter and Cornelius

PETER AND CORNELIUS

Objectives:

  1. Children should be able to tell the story of Peter and his vision.
  2. Children should know the meaning of the words “Jew” and “Gentile”.
  3. Children should know that Jesus loves all people.

Possible Lesson Plan:

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Council of Jerusalem

THE COUNCIL OF JERUSALEM

Objectives:

  1. Who was there?
  2. Where did the first council meet?
  3. What did they decide?

Possible Lesson Plan:

  1. Open with prayer.
  2. Read the story below:

Not long after Peter and Paul began to tell the Gentiles about Jesus, many

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Spread of the Gospel

SPREAD OF THE GOSPEL

Objectives:

  1. Students should be able to name the early apostles.
  2. Students should know where at least some of them traveled.

Students should be able to tell what “evangelism” means.

Possible Lesson Plan:

  1. Open with prayer.
  2. Tell the story of the apostles as given on the next two pages, have a globe handy to show the destinations of these travelers:

 

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