"Workshop" is the Rotation Model's word for a classroom that's organized and outfitted for a specific teaching activity like art or drama. See video presentations about Rotation and its "Workshops." This forum collects and shares "workshop" teaching methods & "how-to" resources that can be used for many different stories. Whether you're using the traditional or Rotation Model, we hope you find and share your creative inspiration here.

 If you're looking for a specific lesson activity for a particular Bible story such as a "video" for the parable of the Prodigal Son, then look up your particular story in our LESSON IDEA forums.

Related forums: 
     ♦ What is the Rotation Model?   
     ♦ What are "Workshops" in the Rotation Model?  a video presentation
     ♦ Setting up & Managing the Rotation Model
     ♦ Exemplary Workshop-style lesson plans from our Writing Team

A growing collection of photos showing Rotation Model workshop activities, projects, and decor, as well as, photos from other creative Sunday Schools. 

Most Recent Post BIBLE SKILLS & GAMES Workshop Photos

Art Workshop Design Ideas, material suggestions, art teaching techniques, Art supplies and curriculum resources.

Most Recent Post Art Method - Stained Glass
 

General game resources, ideas, teaching tips, brainstorms, discussion, lesson plan suggestions. For story specific game workshop ideas, visit the lesson forums.  *New Manual Recently Posted*

Most Recent Post Wheel of Fortune-style Game Spinners
 

Computer Workshop "How-to" Start-up Manual, Software, Hardware, Setup issues, Lesson techniques, Design ideas, Technical advice, Photos, Names, Software resources, websites, online resources, etc. 

Most Recent Post About the Free Kid's Bible Software in this Forum | Download Help
 

"Cooking with Kids," Technique, Tips, Equipment, Recipes, Favorite Ideas, Room Design, and Curriculum Resources

Most Recent Post COOKING Workshop Photos
 

Drama ideas for Sunday School. Drama techniques & tips. Great prop ideas, costume suggestions, Drama room design, and Drama resources. "Newsroom," "Blacklight Theater," "Flat Lay," and "Sideways Scene" techniques.

Most Recent Post Black Light Theater Instuctions by Luanne Payne & Janice Loeb
 

Teaching ideas for the Music Workshop, room design, music resources, notes on 'how to,' lesson resources, information about instruments, etc. Music in Christian Education. Song sources. Contemporary Christian music resources. Free registration required.

Most Recent Post "More" Techniques, Ideas, Methods, Activities for Teaching with Music in Sunday School

Methods, ideas, and resources for teaching with puppets in Sunday School.

Most Recent Post Amy Crane's detailed "Bringing the Bible to Life Using Puppets"
 

Teaching with Video manual, Sources of good videos, Suggestions for Teaching with Video, creating video, photography, A-V "Theater" room design, furnishings. Using YouTube in the classroom. "How to." Connecting smartphone to TV. Projectors. Etc. Misc comments on particular video series and sources. Using photography and cellphones in class, etc.

Most Recent Post Teaching with Secular Movies: rationale and movie suggestions
 

Science (Demonstration, Object Lesson) and Gardening workshop resources, curriculum suggestions, teaching tips, material suggestions, favorite experiments, and more on these unique workshops.

Most Recent Post SCIENCE (Demonstration), Movement, and Spirituality Workshop Photos
 

The "Lego" Workshop and "Story Table" Workshop both use the same principle to engage and teach: students construct then retell the Bible story using props (figurines, legos, etc).  In the past, these workshop ideas have also been called "Diorama" and "Construction" workshops.

Most Recent Post The Diorama or "Story Table" Workshop
 

Methods and ideas for the storytelling workshop.

Most Recent Post DRAMA, PUPPET, NEWSROOM, STORYTELLING Workshop Photos
 

Creative Writing techniques, lesson plan tips, resources, room design

Most Recent Post Scripture Doodling ~ a technique for visualizing and understanding scripture
 

Ideas for making your workshops and hallways awesome. We suggest you also check the Workshop Photos Forum.

Most Recent Post Ceiling & Floor Treatments
 

Mission Workshop, Faith Mentor Workshop, Temple or Tent Workshop (worship), Shared Space, Special Needs Students, Other Workshop Concepts, etc.

Most Recent Post The "Mission" Workshop
 
 
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