Toddler Theme

Preparation: Play Tropical Rain Forest CD our YouTube sounds throughout the day.
Place cedar pet bedding in bowls out of reach around the room to give a forest scent.

Ideal for
18 months -
3 years
MONDAY Make an old fashioned Blanket Tent draping blankets over a table or some chairs. Talk about how you would go camping. Toy Wash & Swap Recite:
"In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth."
Genesis 1:1


Pages 6 - 9


Attention Getter: Wrap an empty box in gift wrap. Have the children open it. There's nothing in it, just like before God created the world there was nothing.

Sign Language: Water


Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star

Twinkle, twinkle little star
How I wonder what you are.
Up above the world so high,
Like a diamond in the sky.
Twinkle, twinkle little star
How I wonder what you are.


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Planning Ideas

Flash Cards and/or Felt Shapes:


Letters: A, B

Number: 1, 2

Color: Red

Shape: Circle

TUESDAY Use 2 toilet paper rolls and a string to make Binoculars. Use them to explore outside. Leaf Rubbings: Gather leaves. Place a piece of paper on top and rub with crayon. Print this week's memory verse on the paper.
WEDNESDAY Teach this God Made Me lesson and activities. Use a globe to illistrate and talk about how God made the whole world and everything in it.
THURSDAY Go on a Hike to collect nature items. Make a Nature Collage by putting leaves, sticks, small rocks, dirt, etc. on clear contact paper. Cover with another sheet of clear contact paper. Go Fishing: Play with a toy fishing set. You can do this inside or outside. Fish in a dish pan of water or with no water.
FRIDAY Pretend Camp: Have the children bring sleeping bags (or use large pillow cases), sit in a circle around a block campfire, hold flashlights and sing songs, eat smores, etc. Outdoors, explore an Ice Chest or two (or dish tubs) filled with ice and water and water bottles.



Trail Mix

Graham Crackers

Fish Crackers

Pretzel Sticks

Take a picture of each child pretending to be sleep, cut it out and glue it inside a clipart sleeping bag. Use wooden log blocks to build a Cabin. Shadow Puppets: Darken the room and let the children expermint using a flashlight creating shadow puppets. Make this Plants of the Bible Wreath.

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Apart from Him, I could do nothing. (John 15:5)