The purpose of teaching LDS Primary 6 Lesson 40: Daniel and the King's Food is to strengthen our testimony of the Word of Wisdom
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Since caffeine or other products usually come up during lessons like these, here is a great answer for all those conversations (from President Packer).
Talk about the law of Moses and the word of wisdom with the learning activities included in the Red Headed Hostess class packet.
The following are links to LDS.org resources unless otherwise stated.
"The Word of Wisdom: The Principle and the Promises" by President Boyd K. Packer
"Principles and Promises" by President Thomas S. Monson
The Word of Wisdom- Illustrated scripture story about 2 minutes long
Word of Wisdom- A man's testimony of the Word of Wisdom about 2 minutes long
The Word of Wisdom and Revelation (about 30 seconds)- Clip from General Conference
Physical and Emotional Health (about 7 1/2 minutes)- Youth from around the world talk about staying healthy and obeying the Word of Wisdom
My LDS Primary 6 Lesson 40 handouts include
Two swatters- one boy and one girl
Food cards to swat. Swat at the good ones, not the bad! The first person to swat it, gets the point. Accidentally swat a bad one and lose two points. You may need to show them the bad cards first so they understand what they are.
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NOTE: Daniel in the Lion's Den will be taught in 2 more weeks so be sure you focus on the Word of Wisdom for this lesson.
A Healthy Body- Use the pictures and scripture to figure out the promises
Exercise is Fun- Find the hidden objects plus a game idea
Warning!- Match the scriptures to the picture
Test Your Health IQ- Short quiz (scroll down)
Word of Wisdom Picture Puzzler- Fill in the blanks using the pictures then see the message
Word of Wisdom Promise- Decode to discover the promise
Daniel Obeys the Lord- Scripture story figures to color
Daniel- Colored scripture figures to tell the story
Daniel, Lions, and Me- Lion wheel to encourage us to face our lions
Choose like Daniel- Color the food that is good for you
Good Choices- Color by Number
...Shows Respect for My Body- Scroll to the bottom to find a family out for a walk/bike ride