Welcome to our Creative Sharing Place
Everyone can view our free Sunday School lesson forums. Supporting Members also get access to our extra creative Writing Team Lessons Sets and special site features & content. Whether you're using a traditional or Rotation format for your Sunday School, we hope you find and share your inspiration here.
Kids at Hampton United, Ontario making Edible Baby Moses Baskets in their Baby Moses "Cooking" Workshop
New Supporting Member Resources:
Visit our new and expanding collection of teaching guides to some of the best and most popular Bible videos recommended in our Video Workshop lesson forums. Everyone can see the list of available guides, supporting members can view and print them.
New in the "Paste in My Hair" children's ministry blog :
1. A "Real" Teacher Training Event that's interactive and models techniques as it trains.
2. "Lampstanding" -a great way to "train teachers as they teach" and support them.
The Intro to Teacher Training post and training graphic is open to all.
New from our Writing Team
6 different creative lessons!
Coming this summer
from the Team:
"Lazarus Come Out!"
"The Magi: Gifts to Give Your Savior"
Writing Team lessons are extra-creative and extra-detailed for teachers. They have younger grade and "shorter class" adapations. They also help your teachers learn many different 'techniques' for reading the Bible, leading
The WT lesson sets are in addition to our chockfull public lesson forums. :)
Can you answer this question posted in the Teachers Lounge?
About the Rotation Model and Organization of Lessons at Our Site
Learn more about the Model
(2) We need to teach stories for more than one week. Speeding through a new Bible story every week creates biblically illiterate kids and burned-out teachers who can't handle the rate of change and constant preparation.
Here's a typical four week rotation schedule for 3 different grade groups.
|Week 1||Grades K-1||Grades 2-4||Grades 5-6||Open|
|Week 2||Open||Grades K-1||Grades 2-4||Grades 5-6|
|Week 3||Grades 5-6||Open||Grades K-1||Grades 2-4|
|Week 4||Grades 2-4||Grades 5-6||Open||Grades K-1|
Rotation schedules are super-flexible and scalable to any church size. Add a fifth week and workshop to create a