Dog

Dog Award

 

Grade:  Multi-grade

1. Read and discuss the meanings of Matthew 15:26 and Luke 16:21.

2. What does “A dog is man’s best friend” mean?

3. Listen to a story of how a dog helped someone.

4. Discuss how to care for a dog?

5. How can dogs help people?

6. What kind of sounds do dogs make to communicate and what does each sound mean? Take turns making these dog sounds.

7. Make a dog themed craft.

8. Play a dog themed game such as “Doggie, Doggie, Where’s you Bone”. You could also make up a memory game to play, such as “Pin the Doggie Tail”.

Helps:

1. Discuss the meanings of the verses in simple terms.

2. Guide the discussion and listen to the kids’ ideas.

3. Choose an age-appropriate story to tell or read.  Your Story Hour has some great dog stories!

4. Discuss the need for shelter, food, water, exercise, bathing and good health, etc.

5. They can be helpful for use as guard dogs, companions, medical alerting and seeing eye dogs.

6. Discuss sounds such as barking, whining and growling.

7. Google on the internet dog themed craft projects.

8. Google kids’ games on the internet

Wiki Teacher Helps:
https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Adventist_Adventurer_Awards#Busy_Bee_Awards

Note:  There are tons of teaching tips and ideas that are part of the Busy Bee Program Guide.

The Busy Bee Leaders' Program is available from AdventSource:

The Busy Bee Activity Book is available from AdventSource:

 

Busy Bee Order page at AdventSource

Wiki Teacher Helps:
https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Adventist_Adventurer_Awards#Sunbeam_Awards

Note:  There are tons of teaching tips and ideas that are part of the Sunbeam Program Guide.

The Sunbeam Leaders' Program is available from AdventSource:

The Sunbeam Activity Book is available from AdventSource:

 

Sunbeam Order page at AdventSource

Wiki Teacher Helps:
https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Adventist_Adventurer_Awards#Builder_Awards

Note:  There are tons of teaching tips and ideas that are part of the Builder Program Guide.

The Builder Leaders' Program is available from AdventSource:

The Builder Activity Book is available from AdventSource:

 

Builder Order page at AdventSource

Wiki Teacher Helps:
https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Adventist_Adventurer_Awards#Helping_Hand_Awards

Note:  There are tons of teaching tips and ideas that are part of the Helping Hand Program Guide.

The Helping Hand Leaders' Program is available from AdventSource:
English
Spanish

The Helping Hand Activity Book is available from AdventSource:
English
Spanish
French

 

Helping Hand Order page at AdventSource