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With minor augmentation, there should be sufficient material for a week-long VBS. You may download individual items or download the whole package here. Materials are presented in the suggested order of events. The ordering has singing and Bible study first. Afterwards, the focus shifts to other coordinated activities for the children, including games, crafts, and a skit.
These latter activities could easily be omitted if you prefer to have a more traditional VBS structure and desire to only have singing and Bible class. Preparation Pre-Registration It is suggested that you have a "pre-registration" to find out approximately how many children are coming.
You will want to collect names, ages, and t-shirt sizes, if you are providing t-shirts. You will also want to collect information on any special dietary requirements e.
This information will help you determine how many books of each grade level to print and bind and the quantities of other items that you will need to acquire. Make a welcome center for Olympic contestant registration.
Here is a sample registration table. The large wall torch was made by enlarging the torch on the cover of the student workbooks.
Gold foil poster board was used for the base, and orange and red textured poster board was used for the flames. The text was done using pre-printed stick-on letters. Decorate classrooms with the included posters. There are posters for ages and grades An additional race poster may be used for any classroom and is available as an 8x10 or as an 8x You may also wish to use flags from the six countries: Applied Language Solutions has some nice flag graphics that may be used for this purpose.
T-Shirts If desired, custom t-shirts can be made to your own design at any local t-shirt shop. CustomInk has an online design lab where you can design your own t-shirts. They do an excellent job for a reasonable price. Here is a suggested t-shirt design: Use the pre-registration information for ordering purposes.
You may wish to acquire extra of each shirt size for last minute visitors, which is bound to happen.
Snacks Pre-prepared brown paper snack bags work well for snack time, as these may be taken to the classrooms ahead of time so that the teacher can determine the best time for snacks based on the age of the children.
When the children are done, they can be taught to put their trash back in the paper sack and throw it away. Be sure to include drink boxes or bags as the children will get thirsty! PowerAde, Gatorade, or some other sports drink would be a good drink choice.
Group Assignments The children will need to be divided evenly into groups that each represent one country. Each group should have as close to the same number of children from each grade level class as possible and each class should have one or more delegates from each country, if at all possible.
This is necessary to support the closing ceremony activity.
Use the registration information to determine the number of groups necessary to achieve the right distribution and to pre-assign children. Assign non-registered children as they arrive. Registration Table As the children arrive, explain that they will be representing their countries in each of the activities: Bible class, crafts, and games.Applicants must submit the following materials to be considered for admission.
Application: Online Application or Printable Application $50 application fee (waived for . Printable Write On Shapes. Each piece of clip art is designed to print as lined shapes for use in a variety of writing projects.
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. End of Year Awards Classroom Superlatives are Positive for ALL students! Included are unique award certificates to hand out to kids as awards or superlatives toward the end of the year. You can have students vote on these or choose them yourself. Awards and certificates for good behavior, perfect attendance, stellar performance, and a special achievement are just some of the ways in which you can thank your students for their hard work and notable actions.
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