16 months -
2 1/2 years
|SPECIAL TOYS & GAMES
||Choose some activities from David and Jonathan from Mission Arlington.
||Toy Wash & Swap
"The Lord looks on the heart." 1 Samuel 16:7
David Is Strong, page 62
David Isn't Afraid, page 65
Sign Language: Up
David Loved God
David Loved God.
(Raise arms upward)
He loved others, too.
(Spread hands, palms up.)
I will love God
(Raise arms upward.)
And I love you.
(Hugs for everyone.)
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Flash Cards and/or Felt Shapes:
Letters: K, L
||Choose some activities from David the Shepherd.
||Glue cotton balls onto this Lamb from DLTK Kids.
||Choose some activities from David Bible Crafts and Activities.
||Line up empty 2-liter soda bottles or baby bottles and use a ball to make a bowling game. Talk about how David "knocked that giant down" because he had faith and trusted in God. After the story, give each child five turns (representing the 5 shiny stones David picked) rolling the ball to knock down the bottles.
||Choose some activities from David and Goliath from Mission Arlington.
||Do Marble Painting with five stones.
||Choose some activities from King David from Mission Arlington.
||Put pictures of castles in your block area, and encourage children to build their own castles.|
|SNACKS & ALTERNATE ACTIVITIES|
Malted Milk Balls(Stones)
He was 9 feet tall! Draw a simple "Goliath" on a piece of butcher paper. Have the children help you color him and place him on the wall. Compare your height to his.
|Watch Veggie Tales'
King George and the Ducky
Dave & the Giant Pickle
Provide a robe and stuffed sheep for David the shepherd, a crown for David the king, etc.
I have two friends, (hold up 2 fingers on one hand)
And they have me; (hold up 1 finger on other hand)
Two friends and me, (bend each finger)
That's one, two, three (hold up fingers)