Main Content

Session 11: A Special Jigsaw Puzzle

Session 11: A Special Jigsaw Puzzle
Session 11: A Special Jigsaw Puzzle

In This Section

  • There are no extra pieces in the universe. Everyone is here because he or she has a place to fill, and every piece must fit itself into the...
  • Activity Minutes Activity 1: Free Play 15 Activity 2: Circle Rhymes Transition 5 Activity 3: Circle Time 5 Activity 4: Story 5 Activity 5:...
  • Take time before the session and find a quiet place for reflection. Reflect on the variety of families who make up your congregation. Hold...
  • Description of Activity In the Chalice Children program, sessions begin with Activity 1, Free Play rather than a formal Opening. The...
  • Materials for Activity Name tags and markers Variety of free play options, such as toys, a puzzle, story books, manipulatives, dramatic...
  • Materials for Activity Circle Rhymes posters Preparation for Activity Display the Circle Rhymes posters (Session 1). Description of...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice-lighting words, written on newsprint Chalice with tea light flame or other preschool chalice option Feelings...
  • Materials for Activity Story book Preparation for Activity Choose a story from the following suggestions: The Family Book by Todd Parr,...
  • Materials for Activity A large, blank jigsaw puzzle Multicultural markers or crayons Optional: Digital camera or smartphone Preparation for...
  • Preparation for Activity Familiarize yourself with the games and songs. Display any Circle Games posters you have made. Description of...
  • Materials for Activity Taking It Home handout Markers or crayons Preschool chalice Optional: Envelopes, hole punch, and yarn or ribbon...
  • Reflect on these questions and discuss them with your co-leader: How do we feel about what went on during this session? Why? What was the...
  • There are no extra pieces in the universe. Everyone is here because he or she has a place to fill, and every piece must fit itself into the...
  • Family Diversity Projects creates books, curriculum, and easy-to-display exhibits to help eliminate prejudice, stereotyping, bullying, and...

For more information contact religiouseducation@uua.org.

Like, Share, Print, or Bookmark

Section Menu