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As you teach Primary 4 Lesson 3: Obtaining the Brass Plates, remember the main purpose is to understand that Heavenly Father helps those that trust and obey Him.
Use this Study Packet for 1 Nephi 3-7 from the Red Headed Hostess to supplement your lesson.
Adapt this Nephi and the Brass Plates File Folder Game to your class (from Latter-day Chatter). Write questions from the manual on the back of the figures and have your class take turns picking and answering them.
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The following are links to LDS.org resources unless otherwise noted.
"Nephi's Courage"- Children's Songbook pg. 120
"Keep the Commandments"- Children's Songbook pg. 146
"Choose the Right Way"- Children's Songbook pg. 160
"Love One Another"- Children's Songbook pg. 136
"When We're Helping"- Children's Songbook pg. 198
"Dare to Do Right"- Children's Songbook pg. 158
"Seek the Lord Early"- Children's Songbook pg. 108
"Stand for Right"- Children's Songbook pg. 159
"Teach Me to Walk in the Light"- Children's Songbook pg. 177
"The Commandments"- Children's Songbook pg. 112
"I Want to Live the Gospel"- Children's Songbook pg.148
"Quickly I'll Obey"- Children's Songbook pg. 197
"I Will Follow God's Plan"- Children's Songbook pg.
"Do As I'm Doing"- Children's Songbook pg. 276
My LDS Primary 4 Lesson 3 handout packet includes:
- Poster for 1 Nephi 3:7- cut it up into a puzzle, cut out words as you memorize it, glue it in a notebook. See this post for more ideas.
- Nephi journal page about following his example (Use these during the last 5 minutes of class. Collect them throughout the year and give each child their scripture based journal at the end of the year or for Christmas!)
- Worksheet to go with Enrichment Activity 3- have your class draw or write their answers. Bring some fun markers and it makes a whole new activity!
- Find the poster for Article of Faith 3 here (print them all out now and you'll have all you need for the year)
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Nephi and the Brass Plates- Crossword puzzle
Nephi Gets the Brass Plates- Flip book to color and assemble (Put them upside down on the board and have your class turn one over at a time to see if they can guess the story you'll be discussing)
Lehi and Nephi Obey God- Scripture figures to cut out and use to tell the story (Hide them around the room for your class to discover and assemble at the beginning of your class)
I Will Go and Do- Match these Book of Mormon characters to their actions
Eternal Life- Maze with scriptural clues
Fire- Story from President Monson plus maze
I Obey Jesus Christ- Write the commandments on these tablets or about things you have done to keep the commandments
Keep the Commandments- Make this moving picture to demonstrate coming closer to Christ as we keep the commandments
There is No Need to Sail Uncharted Seas- Bright Idea poster
Print these free journal pages and more at Latter-day Chatter.
You can also get this beautiful free handout from Rachael's Booknook. She also has a great tutorial for making Primary notebooks.