Faith CoLab: Tapestry of Faith: Riddle and Mystery: A Program on the Big Questions for Grade 6

Alternate Activity 5: Great Story Stuff

Activity time: 20 minutes

Materials for Activity

Preparation for Activity

  • Explore the website. Familiarize yourself with its descriptions of life's origin and evolution. Select material to share with the youth.

Description of Activity

Present The Great Story perspective on evolution and how life began. Connie Barlow is a Unitarian Universalist who has devoted herself to telling the story of evolution, together with Michael Dowd, a United Church of Christ minister. Barlow has prepared an entire children's curriculum, available through the website.