Name of Group Game: Noah's Ark
Small Group (3 - 9 people)
Medium Group (10 - 19 people)
Age: Elementary School (2nd grade - 5th grade)
Time: 15 - 20 minutes
Summary: Teach children about the lesson of Noah's Ark through pictures and origami boats.
Goal: To have the children remember the lesson of God's faithfulness.
2. Begin the lesson by telling the story of Noah's Ark (find the story here). As you're reading the story, ask the volunteers to act the story out with their drawings and your pre-made origami boat.
3. After reading the story, teach everyone how to fold an origami boat (instructions can be found here). Have each person name and decorate their boats.
4. Have two volunteers to race their boats. Place both boats on one side of the tub. When you say "go", have them use the straw to blow their boats to the other side of the tub. Have the winners answer a review question about the lesson.
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