Family Proclamation Unit

Family Proclamation Unit: Marriage Between a Man and a Woman

My two oldest went back to school today. This summer gave me some new perspectives with mothering and my role as a teacher (which brings a lot of joy), and although I feel like public school is the right place for my boys to be right now, I am deciding to be a “hybrid” homeschooler...
Read More

Family Proclamation Unit: The Family is Central

Posting this a few days late, but on Monday we did lesson 2 for our Family Proclamation Unit: “The family is central to the Creator’s plan for the eternal destiny of His children.” We used an awesome resource from @theredheadedhostess to learn all about The Plan of Salvation.    The next day, I had Porter and Evelyn...
Read More

Family Proclamation Unit: All human beings…

Today was lesson 3 of our Family Proclamation Unit: “All human beings – male and female – are created in the image of God. Each is a beloved spirit son of daughter of heavenly parents, and, as such, each has a divine nature and destiny.” I taught the kids about what it means to be...
Read More

Family Proclamation Unit: Gender is an essential characteristic…

Today was our 4th lesson for our Family Proclamation unit.  It was “Gender is an essential characteristic of individual premortal, mortal, and eternal identity and purpose.” We talked about how our gender is eternal and that both males and females have qualities that are good and necessary to fulfill God’s plan. Then we acted out...
Read More

Family Proclamation Unit: In the Premortal realm…

Yesterday we had our 5th lesson for our Family Proclamation Unit: In the Premortal realm, spirit sons and daughters knew and worshiped God as their Eternal Father and accepted His plan by which His children could obtain a physical body.  We talked about how our bodies are special and why we needed to come to earth...
Read More

Family Proclamation Unit: We have a Divine Destiny

Tonight we had Lesson 6 in our Family Proclamation Unit: We have a Divine Destiny.  “…and gain earthly experience to progress toward perfection and ultimately realize his or her divine destiny as heirs of eternal life.“ We popped some popcorn and talked about how we are like the popcorn kernal and God is like the...
Read More

Family Proclamation Unit: Temples Unite Families Eternally

For Family Home Evening tonight, we did Lesson 7 of our Family Proclamation Unit: Temples Unite Families Eternally. “Sacred ordinances and covenants available in holy temples make it possible for individuals to return to the presence of God and for families to be united eternally.” We made temples out of sugar cubes. 🙂 We all...
Read More

Family Proclamation Unit

Yesterday we finished our Family Proclamation Unit. Since we only did one or two lessons each week it took us about 3 months to complete the unit. I used awesome lesson plans from a blog that I found (you can find the lesson plans here). I highly recommend those lesson plans. 🙂 It has been...
Read More