God made the stars spiral

This is exactly the same basic idea as the blossom spiral that I posted about here https://lettheirlightshine.com/2020/02/20/spring-is-coming/ Instead of blossom I’ve used tissue paper for the sky – you could use anything blue including paint or crayon. But the lovely thing about tissue paper is that I’ve made the strips long so they hang down… Read More God made the stars spiral

God is good! He gives us the beautiful world.

There’s been a lot in the news about how our planet is in danger. We are losing biodiversity at a faster rate than ever before. We need to be grateful for the beautiful creation that God has given to us. Even young children can be encouraged to value the natural world and care for it.… Read More God is good! He gives us the beautiful world.

God made big animals – paper plate craft ideas

Paper plates, tissue paper, glue and a bit of preparation = animal crafts that look great and are fun to make. You can add googly eyes, wool, stickers for eyes, triangles for a nose… Here are a couple that I’ve made – There are loads of ideas on my paper plate pinterest board 

God made small animals – craft

Genesis 1: 25 ‘And God made the beasts of the earth…and everything that creeps on the ground…and God saw that it was good.’ There are so many crafts that you could make about the small animals that God made – spiders (!), paper plate ladybirds, butterflies to mane a few. i decided on a caterpillar… Read More God made small animals – craft

God made fish

We did a paper plate craft for this week.  All you need is paper plates, tissue and crepe paper, green paper for seaweed and lots of fish in bright colours.

God made the land

We’e been gradually going through all the things that God made using SU’s Tiddlywinks ‘The Big Green Book’ as a starting point. We’ve learnt about God making water, the sun, moon and stars and the sky. This time it was all about the land. The story time was very simple. We used actions to talk… Read More God made the land

Genesis 1 – ‘Would you Adam and Eve it?’

Genesis 1 tells us how it all began. It is a chronological telling of how the world began. Once there was just God and then he spoke the world into being. Our beginning matters because if God made us then this is his world and we are accountable to him. So do we Adam and… Read More Genesis 1 – ‘Would you Adam and Eve it?’

Creation mobile – free Pdf file

Creation Mobile (1) – print as many as you like. Free to use. To make this mobile you need 1. One print out for each child – see the Pdf file with this post. It’s free for you to use. 2. Crayons, pencils, felt tips 3. Hole punch 4. Thread/wool 5. Darning needle To make Make… Read More Creation mobile – free Pdf file

Creation Craft Place Mat

Make a ‘creation celebration’ placemat. You will need: A laminator and laminate pouches ( if you don’t have these you could use ‘tacky back’ or make a poster) A4 black paper – trim slightly to fit in the laminate Pictures of animals and the natural world- from clip art/ magazines Glue and scissors The words… Read More Creation Craft Place Mat