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Session 10: Tango

Session 10: Tango
Session 10: Tango

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  • Nor need we power or splendor, wide hall or lordly dome; The good, the true, the tender — these form the wealth of home. — Sarah J. Hale...
  • ACTIVITY MINUTES Opening 5 Activity 1: Pairing Penguins 10 Activity 2: Family Badges 10 Activity 3: Story — Tango's Family 10 Activity 4:...
  • Family structure is not always visible. Unless you know the families of all the children in the Creating Home group, do not assume anything...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice candle or LED/battery-operated candle Lighter and extinguisher, if needed Labyrinth Basket of name stones...
  • Materials for Activity A small stone or pebble Music CD and player Preparation for Activity Choose music for the group to dance to, and...
  • Materials for Activity Construction paper Scissors (including left-handed scissors) Optional: Compass or circle template One-hole puncher...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of story, "A Penguin Family" Optional: A copy of the book And Tango Makes Three Optional: Computer with...
  • Materials for Activity Letters, cut from Leader Resource 1, Family Word Scramble Optional: Newsprint, markers, and tape Preparation for...
  • Materials for Activity A few quarters Preparation for Activity Decide whether you will use the magic trick to introduce the discussion...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice candle or LED/battery-operated candle Lighter and extinguisher, if needed Labyrinth, with participants' name...
  • Discuss the session with your co-leader. Which session went well? Are there any that needed more preparation? Did the ways children...
  • Preparation for Activity Tour your faith home with your co-leader, looking specifically for images of many kinds of families. If images of...
  • Preparation for Activity Work with a local bookstore to arrange the logistics of displaying books and taking and processing orders...
  • Materials for Activity An empty egg carton or a few styrofoam cups for each participant Salt Colored chalk Small empty glass jars with lids...
  • Materials for Activity Plain paper plates Colored markers or crayons Description of Activity This hands-on activity demonstrates that...
  • Preparation for Activity Invite parents or other adults from all the children's families to come and share their stories about finding and...
  • Nor need we power or splendor, wide hall or lordly dome; The good, the true, the tender – these form the wealth of home. – Sarah J. Hale IN...
  • At the Central Park Zoo in New York City, there were two penguins named Roy and Silo, who adored each other. It is typical for penguins to...
  • Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this Handout (PDF) for printing.
  • Dear Creating Home Families: On [day, date,] our group will discuss how our families became involved in this congregation. We will ask each...
  • Adapt and distribute this invitation to parents and adult family members if you are doing Alternate Activity 3: Stories from Our Faith Home...
  • Search the online archives of The New York Times for Dinitia Smith's February 7, 2004 Arts section story about how Roy and Silo, a devoted...

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