Use the parents’ page as a way to keep in touch with parents, to keep them informed of what you are teaching, and to encourage them to continue reinforcing the lesson at home. Use this template as a starting point. Make it your own by telling them how the children responded to the lesson or something funny that happened. You could substitute any activity suggestions that you think would be appropriate for parents to do with their children at home.
Today we learned about how Jesus called the disciples to be fishers of men from Luke 5. Help to reinforce the lesson to your child this week by talking to him or her about the lesson and helping him or her learn the memory verse.
Here are a few activity ideas…
Help your child memorize the verse.
“Come, follow me,” Jesus said, “and I will make you fishers of men.”
Have your child cut and past this picture of the story. http://www.lessons4sundayschool.com/media/Fishers_of_MenCutPaste.pdf
Use these devotions to reinforce the lesson. http://www.ccstpete.com/cm/devotionals/DEVNT219.pdf
Download the song “Twelve Disciples” by the Cedarmont Kids from i-tunes and teach it to your child.
Visit the Children’s Church web site to view the lesson. https://childrenschurch.wordpress.com/2012/01/15/fishers-of-men/