Shaping Hearts for God Component Information
2s & 3s Class In A Box
Core curriculum presented in pictures, flip-books, and songs. Each box includes instructions, teaching agenda, visuals, and songbook
Class In A Box 1 features God – Father, Son, and Spirit
Class In A Box 2 features Bible characters and events from creation to eternity
To keep teaching fresh and students engaged, use CIAB 1 for six months followed by CIAB 2 for six months
Core curriculum in each box designed to be supplemented with Teaching Sheets and Take Home Cards, which are available for each Shaping Hearts series
The front features a full-color graphic of the lesson; the back provides the teacher with a brief lesson, teaching points, and the memory verse
Take Home Cards
These cards for small hands reinforce the lesson with a full-color graphic matching the Teaching Sheet and feature the lesson, memory verse, and Bible readings
Bible-centered workbooks with age-appropriate text and vocabulary, full color pages, and contemporary design.
Level 1 – emergent readers or 4s & 5s
Level 2 – beginning readers or grades K-1
Level 3 – intermediate readers or grades 2-3
Level 4 – advanced readers or grades 4-5
Teacher’s Lesson Guide
A Teacher’s Lesson Guide is available for each series. Each Guide is applicable and adaptable to all levels within the series. Each Guide includes:
Teaching board ideas, photos, resources, and directions
A Sunday Lesson Plan and a Wednesday Night Lesson Plan coordinated with each lesson in the Student Workbooks
Strategies and suggestions for effective teaching
Teaching tips, instructions, diagrams, and samples
8.5" x 11" full-color prints illustrating each lesson
Large full-color prints of the cover logo and Bible Facts logo of each series plus accent graphics. Each packet contains two sets of graphics.
Old Testament Map Set
11" x 17" full-color maps corresponding with Shaping Hearts Bible Knowledge Expectations and useful for Old Testament teaching. These maps are larger versions of those found in the Student Workbooks. The set also includes large unlabeled maps and smaller grayscale reproducible maps.
New Testament Map Set
11" x 17" full-color maps corresponding with Shaping Hearts Bible Knowledge Expectations and useful for New Testament teaching. These maps are larger versions of those found in the Student Workbooks. The set also includes large unlabeled maps and smaller grayscale reproducible maps.
Fully Illustrated Bible Timeline
This richly-illustrated, full-color timeline consists of 28 panels that fit end-to-end stretching 34 feet and depicting Bible events from creation to eternity.
Each book contains 26 grayscale reproducible worksheets corresponding to lessons in the Student Workbooks
Two worksheets per each lesson
Pages perforated for easy reproduction
Book 1 – worksheets for non-readers
Book 2 – worksheets for readers
Ten Plagues Graphic Set
8.5" x 11" original full-color prints of the ten plagues plus several application ideas
Shaping Hearts Curriculum Guide
This valuable resource is a Bible Class workshop in a book
Details all components of Shaping Hearts curriculum
Contains teaching strategies, classroom ideas, decorating techniques, storage ideas, and more
One Guide per classroom recommended
The project of preparing curriculum especially for Young Teens is well underway. The New Testament Student Workbooks and Teacher’s Guides are completed and available. Each series also includes Extra Stuff, a packet of teaching aids and classroom graphics. The Old Testament books are in production.
24 lessons per series, leaving one week of the quarter for other activities
Odd-numbered lessons focus on the Bible text
Even-numbered lessons feature applications of the Bible-content
Teacher’s Guide presents a lesson plan, teaching strategies, and application ideas