Photo Fun

 Photo Fun Adventurer Award

Multi-grade
new 2015

1. Know some of the basic parts of a camara.

a. Lens

b. Shutter

c. Zoom

d. Screen/View Finder

e. Battery

f. Power button

2. Talk about or show different devices people use to take pictures. Which ones would you like to take pictures with?

3. How can you carefully handle and care for the devices?

4. Take some pictures and share them with friends and family.

a. Pictures of family

b. Pictures of friends

c. Pictures of scenery (like flowers, trees, rivers)

d. Pictures of animals

e. Pictures of your favorite places (playground, museum, home)

f. Pictures of a place you visit regularly (park, school, museum, or church)

g. Pictures of a place you don’t usually visit

5. Play a photo fun game that teaches more about photos.

6. What does it mean to be “made in God’s image?” Read & discuss Genesis 1:26-27.

Helps

1. Even camera phones, tablets, laptops,etc. have these parts.Research and describe where they are.

2. Encourage discussion.

3. Do not touch the lenses, use a neck/wrist strap, keep dry and clean, do not drop, ask for permission before each use, turn the camera off.

4. Have fun. Hold camera steady. Stand still, Zoom in and out.  The goal is to experience a VARIETY of photo situations.  Most phone cameras have good zoom and the ability to take action, macro (zoom in), and even evening/nighttime shots.  Show the child how to use the features offered on the devices your family uses.

5. Photo game might be one of the following: Photo Scavenger Hunt; What is it? – take close up picture, then have others identify it; Where is it? – take close up pictures, then have others identify where it was taken; Pose in a Bible character position, take a picture, then have others identify what character.

6. Being made in God’s image means we are made after his likeness. Discuss further.

 

Purpose
To encourage awareness of ones surroundings and camera training to be used in God’s service.

Curriculum Connection
My World

Resources
Bible
Local camera shop

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