Make Mr. Rogers Proud

Make Mr. Rogers Proud

Are you a Bible Storyteller in your preschool ministry? Do you know just how important you are? You are the one sharing God’s Word with your kids. God’s Word! Words from God! That’s a pretty big deal if you ask me. I’m not trying to scare you off. I just want you to realize the significance of what you do each Sunday when you stand in front of those preschoolers. We tend to give the most time and effort to things that we place in high significance. Telling the Bible story should be one of... Read More
Ready…Set…H2GO!

Ready…Set…H2GO!

Here’s a week-by-week guide to how you can partner with families in your church to help families in Uganda this Christmas and how to be a part of Orange and Compassion International’s H2GO! Initiative. November Ready . . . set . . . H2GO! We’re so excited to be partnering with Compassion International to provide water filters for families in Uganda and other developing countries who don’t have access to clean water. And we think it’s a fantastic way for your families to learn cooperation:... Read More
January’s Editor’s Notes

January’s Editor’s Notes

Hello, First Look Friends! Last month, our preschoolers learned that Jesus is God’s Son. This month, they learn about many of the miracles that Jesus performed while learning that they can talk to Jesus anytime and anywhere. Preschoolers can ask for help like the Centurion did when he asked Jesus to heal his servant. How amazing is Jesus that He didn’t even have to see the servant to heal him? Or, they can tell Jesus “Thank You” like the healed leper did. And, we can talk to Jesus just to... Read More
First Look Activities : Wrap Up : One Size DOES NOT Fit All

First Look Activities : Wrap Up : One Size DOES NOT Fit All

In the past few weeks, we looked at the different types of activities that are planned for the Make It Fun and Make It Stick sections of the weekly curriculum for 2s and 3s to 5s: Movement, Games, Investigation, Role-play, Memory Verse Review, Bible Story Review, Just for 5s, and a Craft. We learned more about why these activities work for preschoolers. At the beginning of this series, we stressed the importance of making the best activity choices for your group of preschoolers. One tool that... Read More

First Look Tutorial : Crowns

We often call for crowns in the activities for First Look. There is no better way to start a discussion of kings or queens than pretending to be one. This video shows you how to make a quick crown out of bulletin board border. It’s so easy and fun! First Look Tutorial : Crowns from Orange on Vimeo.   Do you make crowns with your kids?... Read More
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