If you asked me what the biggest help to my ministry is, I would have to say that it is the Children’s Education Ministry Group. They are my support, my encouragement, and my prayer partners. Ecclesiastes 4: 9-10, “Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their toil. For if they fall, one will lift up his fellow,” has been a lifeline to me on numerous occasions. Read the rest of this entry »
Handling and preventing misbehavior in class is always near the top of any list of concerns that teachers have. Addressing these issues requires a measure of practice, patience, persistence and planning.
Why is it important to maintain good classroom discipline? Read the rest of this entry »
I. Thou shalt teach with enthusiasm and expectation
If you like Bible study, your students will tend to like it also. If you present a learning activity with interest and expectation, youth will participate. Expect great insight based on Bible truths. Your students will sense your expectation and fulfill it.
II. Thou shalt involve every youth in Bible study
The one who does the talking, searching, and thinking is the one who learns. Choose a few methods each week that involve every youth in meaningful, Bible searching, interpreting and living. Guide them to discover God’s truths for themselves. Read the rest of this entry »
These practical suggestions cover classroom discipline, teaching tips, and communicating with students and parents. They will be useful to you as you teach:
HAVE A FEW SIMPLE RULES
Tell the children what these rules are, post a copy in your classroom, and be consistent about enforcing them. Here are some simple classroom rules: Read the rest of this entry »
If you are a teacher or parent without any musical ability, you no longer have an excuse not to sing with your children! There are CD’s and songbooks available with all of the music for the Toddler, Preschool, Younger and Middle Elementary Show Me Jesus curriculum.
How can you incorporate worship in class? Read the rest of this entry »