Lesson 11: I am Thankful for Fish


The purpose of Primary 1 Lesson 11: I Am Thankful for Fish is to feel gratitude for fish and water animals.

Teaching Tips

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The following are links to LDS.org resources unless otherwise stated. 

Teacher Study

"Five Loaves and Two Fishes" by President James E. Faust (former member of the First Presidency)

"The First Great Commandment" by Elder Jeffrey R. Holland


"Thanks to our Father"- Children's Songbook pg. 20

"Oh, What Do You Do in the Summertime"- Children's Songbook pg. 245

"All Things Bright and Beautiful"- Children's Songbook pg. 231

"Beauty Everywhere"- Children's Songbook pg. 232

"The World Is So Big"- Children's Songbook pg. 235


My Primary 1 Lesson 11: I am Thankful for Fish handout packet includes

  • "I am Thankful for Fish" fish and other water creatures to go with the Activity and Enrichment Activity 2
  • Ship- Staple together to make a pocket for the children to take home some water animals

Activity Ideas

Who Is in the Pond?- Dot to dot

Go Fish- Name a blessing for each fish

Who Caught the Fish?- Find which one has the fish

Creatures Revealed- A 30 second video that reveals camouflaged creatures including fish

Toothpick Fish- Directions on how to make this fish

Coloring Pages

Jesus Christ Created the Earth for Me

Noah Sends the Dove

Go Fishing (color the dots to find the fish)

Wonders (includes some fish)