Jonah Curriculum – 8 Lessons
Time: 45 minutes
Age: 6mo – 5yrs
Spirit – 1) Learn that God asked Jonah to tell the people of Nineveh about His love for them. 2) Learn about what happened to Jonah when he tried to run away from God. 3) Learn about what happened when Jonah ran away from God. 4)Learn how God used a whale to help turn Jonah’s heart back to Him. 5) Learn that God loved Jonah so much, He sent a whale to save him. 6) Learn about how the people of Nineveh turned away from sin to the love of God.
Mind – 1) Develop an understanding of beat, pitch, timbre, dynamics, and tempo 2) Learn names of people in class 3) Develop an understanding of pattern
Body – 1) Practice balance and develop a greater awareness of body parts. 2) Explore directional opposites using their bodies 3) develop an understanding of pattern using gross motor movements 4) Develop their eye-hand coordination 6) Exercise listening skills while matching body movements to commands.
Instruments Needed: Bean Bags, Bells, Expressing Feelings Cards, Flashlights, Maracas, Parachute, Rhythm Sticks, Sand Blocs, Scarves and Stretchy Band
Complete curriculum for Sing n’ Sprout’s Family n’ Me, Jonah class, including the full music album! Includes eight 45 minutes lessons.
The curriculum text and supplemental Teacher’s Guide are provided as printable PDF files, and the music as MP3 files. Bible illustration pages also double as coloring pages. Children will learn about the story of Jonah as he learned God’s love and his love for people.
Instruments and movement props used are:Sand blocks, rhythm sticks, scarfs, jingle bells, maracas, bean bags, and flashlights, stretchy band, and parachute. These are the same instruments used in the ‘God is Love, ‘Creation,’ ‘Noah’s Ark,’ and ‘Be Strong in the Lord’ curricula. In addition you will need one set of tonal bars.
**DIGITAL PRODUCT** A zip file will be emailed to you within 24 hours of purchase.
***All instruments/movement props require adult supervision. Please follow required age recommendations for all instruments/movement props.***
LENGTH: 45 minutes
AGE: 6mo – 5yrs.