Primary 6 Lesson 21


Primary 6 Lesson 21: The Ten Commandments- The purpose of this lesson is to learn that the keeping the  commandments helps us be happy.


Exodus 31:18- Tablets written by the finger of God

Matthew 22:37-40- The 2 greatest commandments


"Keep the Commandments"- Children's Songbook pg. 146

"The Commandments"- Children's Songbook pg. 112

"Choose the Right Way"- Children's Songbook pg. 160

"Dare to Do Right"- Children/s Songbook pg. 158

"Love One Another"- Children's Songbook pg.136

"Nephi's Courage"- Children's Songbook pg. 120

"Seek the Lord Early"- Children's Songbook pg. 108

"Stand for the Right"- Children's Songbook pg. 159

"Teach Me to Walk in the Light"- Children's Songbook pg. 177

Lesson Ideas

Abinadi and the Ten Commandments- Crossword puzzle

Nephi was Blessed for Choosing the Right- Coloring Page (discover 10 other ways to use coloring pages)

Ten Commandments- Poem with fingerplay

I Obey Jesus Christ Because I Love Him- Use these tablets to write or draw the 10 commandments

Commandments- Draw things you can do to keep the commandments

Keep the Commandments- Read the scriptures to figure out what commandment it is

Keep the Commandments- Move the person along as you keep the commandments

The Ten Commandments Teach Me to...- Make these jars and write down things that people have done throughout the week to keep the commandments- class activity, do ahead of time, or assign as homework to fill the jars next week.

Moses- Poster about Moses

Moses Teaches His People- Scripture figures to color (scroll down)

Moses Becomes a Prophet- Coloring Page



The Ten Commandments- Illustrated Scripture story about 4 minutes long