Activity Days Ideas #8

by | Mar. 01, 2011

Lesson Helps

The church’s Humanitarian Services does a great deal of good, and is a nice starting point for finding opportunities for service projects. They maintain a Current Needs page that is updated once every few months as needs change.

Currently among their listed needs is File Folder Games. Coloring, cutting out, and assembling games like this is right at the girl’s skill level, and is something that they can kind of relate to. There are lots of free patterns for file folder games all over the internet. I found this site (not the easiest to navigate, but it has a wide selection) and printed out some black and white pages.

At the activity the girls colored the pages, and started cutting them out. They had a great time sitting around gabbing, and stayed interested in coloring the for the whole hour we were at it.

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