Thursday, December 1, 2011

Advent 2011 (Day 5, Dec. 1st)...

Symbol: Wreath

Bible verse: John 3:16
"For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall
not perish but have eternal life."

Discuss: God's eternal love and faithfulness. Also discuss how with God there is no beginning or end.

Our activities: Put up our wreaths.

Homeschool activities: Learn the geometry of circles

Other possible activities:
  • If you have a preschooler use the circle to teach shapes, the numeral zero. Plus practice writing the "o"
    letter and learn it's sounds.You can also go on a "O" scavenger hunt.
  • Make pretzel wreaths from the Blessed Christmas Study Day 9.
  • Print off one of the many online coloring pages of a wreath.
  • Get discarded limbs from Christmas lots and make wreathes for someone who needs a little extra love.
  • Make a popcorn wreath.
  • Make any of these cute wreath crafts.
  • Read Follow the Star devotional.
  • If your just getting started here is some countdown ideas from an older post of mine.

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