The value of crafts

The value of crafts in Bible teaching

  • Makes learning fun
  • Makes a lesson memorable and lasting
  • Helps illustrate a truth and enables better understanding
  • Builds self-confidence
  • Instills a sense of achievement
  • Encourages self-expression and creativity
  • Teaches cooperation through the sharing of resources
  • Builds relationships by providing opportunity to help others
  • Allows for a meaningful, relevant change of activity

General safety awareness

  • Provide only child-friendly (round nose) scissors
  • Never leave craft knives lying around
  • Use only non-toxic paints and glue
  • Use spray paints outdoors or in a well-ventilated area
  • Be careful with drawing pins as they often land on the floor, facing up
  • Ensure that there is adequate supervision

Downloadable craft information