Sing-Along: Teaching The Christmas Story

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Dramatizing The Christmas Story Sing-Along

Preparations, props and song list for staging and dramatizing the Christmas Story in your classroom, if the teacher wishes to do this (it is optional).

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Hymn Study: On Eagle’s Wings

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Choral Speaking: Call Of Matthew

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Embellish A Parable: The Good Samaritan

Why and when should teachers embellish a parable?

Learning intensifies when students engage in deeper analysis of a bible story. That is because the struggle involved in this teaching method inspires them to “own” the message of the parable. Studies show that it is the mind’s struggle to understand and create that is the learning process. Struggling causes emotions that change the brain chemistry. It excites the brain of the person who is struggling, which makes it more accepting of ideas and concepts.

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Role Play: The Sin Of Moses

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