- Bring several items to practice taking care of our bodies- use the picture in the manual for ideas- brush, soccer ball, banana, soap, etc. Have everyone take turns using them and tell how what it does for the body.
- Have fun singing some Primary songs such as "Do As I'm Doing" and "Head, Shoulders, Knees, and Toes" with this lesson. It helps use the body in great ways! Look up all the Action Songs in the Primary Songbook.
"In Our Lovely Deseret"- Hymn #307, especially verse 2
"Choose the Right Way"- Children's Songbook pg. 160
"For Health and Strength"- Children's Songbook pg. 21 (Round)
"Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise"- Children's Songbook pg. 280 (Round)
"The Lord Gave Me a Temple"- Children's Songbook pg. 153
"The Word of Wisdom"- Children's Songbook pg. 154
My Behold Your Little Ones Lesson 10 handout packet includes
- Boy and Girl version handout- Attach together to make each paper doll grow. You will have to assemble these before Sunday but the children will enjoy making them grow.
A Healthy Body- Figure out what the pictures are (they are things that help keep us healthy)
Warning!- Pictures that have someone eating good foods and one not- good use as stick figures to interact with the lesson
Exercise is Fun- A hidden items pictures and a game to play outside or just color it
Healthy and Happy- Instructions about drawing food on a plate. It'd be fun to just glue pictures of food on a plate
My Body- a Temple- Make an exercising man that moves
My Busy Body- Poster talking about what the body does
Good Choices- Color by number