The purpose in teaching Primary 5 Lesson 29: Missionaries Go to Other Nations is to increase everyone's desire to be a missionary and share the gospel with others.
- Share some ideas of how to help children share the gospel now.
- Play this free missionary game from Courtney Aitken.
- Play pin the tag on the missionary as your class answers questions.
- Try the map intro activity and more from The Red Headed Hostess class packet.
The following links are to LDS.org resources unless otherwise stated.
Missionaries in Other Lands (about 2 1//2 minutes)- An illustrated Doctrine and Covenants video about missionaries serving in England and Palestine.
I'll Go Where You Want Me to Go (about 6 minutes)- A video about member missionaries.
Missionary Song Medley (about 5 minutes)- A music video set to missionary songs showing children preparing to serve missions.
Your Day for a Mission (about 3 1/2 minutes)- The story of a rugby player who chose to serve a mission.
One in a Million, "Addison" (about 2 minutes)- Addison shares how he helped the church grow while leaving in Viet Nam.
My Primary 5 Lesson 29 Handout Packet includes
- Sheet to go with Enrichment Activity 1
- Cards to go with Enrichment Activity 2
At the Pageant- A search and find activity to find people the missionaries can teach at the Hill Cumorah Pageant.
Preparing for a Mission- Fill in the blanks of illustrated pictures that show can young people can prepare now to serve a mission. This is better for younger classes.
The Gospel Will Be Preached in All the World- A memory game about missionary work.
Help the Missionaries- Help the missionaries get through a maze to make it to their appointment.
I Can Be a Missionary Now- A board game about missionary work.
I Can Choose to Be a Missionary Now- Illustrated pictures of questions investigators might ask about the church. You can discuss with your class what their answers would be.
I Will Prepare- A certificate you can print and give to your class to remind them of what they can do to prepare to serve a mission.
Life of a Missionary- Set clocks to the correct time in a missionary's schedule and use them to decode a message.
Making a New Friend- A hidden pictures activity to find objects in a picture of a boy being a missionary by helping another boy.
Matching Missionaries- Find the two sets of missionaries who are identical and then think of ways your class can be missionaries and good examples.
Mission Call- A hidden pictures activity to find hidden objects in a picture of a sister missionary getting her mission call.
Missionary Appointment- Help the missionaries find the right door where they have an appointment.
Missionary Mail- Match four stamps to the country where they come from.
Missionary Maze- Help the missionaries get to their next appointment through a maze of the city.
Missionary Quest- Find the person the missionaries need to teach in a crowd of people based on a description of that person.
Preaching Two by Two- Help a missionary find his companion by searching through neck ties.
Sharing the Book of Mormon Around the World- Using clues about people, find out where each person comes from.
Welcome Home, Elder- A hidden picture activity finding objects in a picture of a missionary coming home.
We'll Bring the World His Truth- Find eight differences in two pictures of missionaries teaching the gospel.