Lesson 13: I Am Thankful for Birds and Insects

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The purpose of Primary 1 Lesson 13: I Am Thankful for Birds and Insects is to feel gratitude for birds, insects, and creeping things.

Use these 3 fun games from Latter-day Chatter to liven up your lesson.

Read what lesson helps are included each week and why here

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Teacher Study

"Strange Birds" by John Loveland

"Feeding the Birds" by President Milton R. Hunter


"In the Leafy Treetops"- Children's Songbook pg. 240

 "The World Is So Big"- Children's Songbook pg. 235

"All Things Bright and Beautiful"- Children's Songbook pg. 231

"Birds in the Trees"- Children's Songbook pg. 241

"All Creatures of Our God and King"- Hymn #62

The Primary 1 Lesson 13 handout packet includes:

  • 1 coloring page with bees
  • 1 coloring page with birds
  • 1 coloring page with butterflies

Click the image to print

Lesson Ideas

For the Birds- Solve the clues and guess the birds

Animal Jingles- Easy clues to guess the animals

Animal Matchup- Memory game with animals

Bible Birds- Color birds found in the Bible (matching scriptures)

Two Birds-Picture story

Birds of a Feather- Directions on how to make a bird craft

Food for the Birds- Directions to make bird feeder food

Color Bird Match- Fun File Folder game

Coloring Pages


Barnyard Music

Beasts of the Sea and Air