Lesson 14 Jacob and his Family- from Primary Manual 6


Jacob and his Family- The purpose of Lesson 14 from Primary Manual 6 is to instill the values of honesty and integrity.  


"A Prayer"- Children's Songbook pg. 22

"I Believe in Being Honest"- Children's Songbook pg. 149

"Jesus Loved the Little Children"- Children Songbook pg. 59 (verse 2)

"Our Primary Colors"- Children's Songbook pg. 258 (blue is for honesty by the way)

"The Thirteenth Article of Faith"- Children's Songbook pg. 132

"The Commandments"- Children's Songbook pg. 112

"Choose the Right"- Hymn #239 or listen to the Mormon Tabernacle Choir

"Do What is Right"- Hymn #237 or listen to the Mormon Tabernacle Choir

"Keep the Commandments"- Hymn #303


Proverbs 12:22- The Lord delights in those who deal honestly

Ecclesiastes 5:4-5- Fulfill your vows

2 Nephi 9:34- Wo unto the liar

Mosiah 4:28- Return the things you borrow

Alma 41:14- Deal justly so you may have likewise

Article of Faith 13- We believe in being honest

Job 27:5- Will not remove my integrity

Lesson Ideas

Tribes of Israel- Word search 

Honesty Quiz- Great examples to go along with the ones in the lesson

I believe in being honest

I Can be Honest- Find the hidden pictures

Be Honest- Make an Honesty train (put the train cars up on the board scramble and see if the students can guess it.  Give one car to each student to take home (add some Cheerio wheels if allowed).

Honest and Truthful at All Times- Tell this story from Joseph F. Smith's life with these cut outs.

I Believe in Being Honest- Tell the story of the Anti-Nephi-Lehis and the stripling warriors as they stayed honest to their covenant. Coloring page as well.

Matt and Mandy- Great story on hidden costs

Coloring Pages- You can make this page about Nephi or this one about living gospel principles to go along with integrity.

What is Integrity- Use these quotes from Elder Wirthlin (former apostle) with your lesson

An Unshakable Foundation- Dot to dot and other activities. "That solid basis for a foundation of faith is personal integrity."

Hyrum Smith- Poster- the Lord loved the integrity of his heart.  

The Army of Helaman- Share this story and coloring page

Stick to the Truth- Use these phrases and have the children draw a picture to go with it.  Or make some fun handouts from them.

Article of Faith 13- Fill in the blanks

Dare to choose the right

Its really easy to find stories about honesty but not so much activities.  If you find some, please share in the comments or on our Facebook page with the rest of us who are looking!  Thanks!  You may want to use some of the CTR activities from other lessons as well: Primary 6 Lesson 13: Jacob and Esau, Primary 6 Lesson 2: Jesus Christ was Chosen to be our Savior, Primary 2 Lesson 14: Dare to Choose the Right


Honesty- You Better Believe it- About 5 minute video about how its better to be honest than do great on a test.