Grades 1 & 2 | Ages 5-7
Kids Discover Why God’s Word is Important to Them!
Children will find verses and stories from the Bible—and read those for themselves! You will add details to key Bible stories, introduce new Bible stories and Bible skills, and engage kids in doing what God asks them to do.
HeartShaper Early Elementary Features:
- Quick Steps™ activity options, interactive visuals, teaching pictures, fun student pages, and take-home leaflets
- CD with audio tracks and printable files
- Beginning reading and writing skills are included in each lesson, along with beginning Bible skills
- Special-needs-friendly activities identified in each lesson
- Online bonus materials for teachers and families
Early Elementary Product Guide
Early Elementary Teacher’s Convenience Kit
Make lesson planning easy with this all-in-one convenience pack! The kit includes Early Elementary Teacher book, Resources, Activities, Teaching Pictures, and 1 set of Weekly Bible Reader®. Order 1 kit per class. Available in print or as a PDF download for one user or multiple users. Options are available when making your selection in the store.
Early Elementary Teacher Guide
The user-friendly lesson guide includes Quick Steps™ and plenty of activity options with special-needs-friendly activities identified in each lesson! Bible skills are integrated, and kids actively participate in Bible stories. Order 1 per teacher. Available in print, as a Microsoft® Word download, or as a PDF download. Options are available for one user or multiple users when making your selection in the store.
Early Elementary Resources
Add to your lessons with multisensory teaching tools—interactive visuals and a CD that includes both audio tracks and printable files (Bible Memory and Bible skills activities, activity pages, letters to families, special-needs helps, teacher helps, worship time ideas, and more). Order 1 per class.
Game Time Music
God Helps Elisha and a Family
Naaman Learns to Obey God
Early Elementary Teaching Pictures
Introduce or follow up a Bible story using these large, colorful illustrations of the Bible stories. The Bible story from the lesson is printed in English and Spanish on the back of each full-size picture. Plus 2 sets of 13 bonus teaching picture cards are included with additional suggestions for activities and games. Order 1 per class.
Weekly Bible Reader®
Help kids take the lesson home to share with their families. Each issue includes stories, games, family activity ideas, and daily devotional readings. Great for sharing with friends and sending to kids who are absent too! Order 1 set for every 5 students.
Looking for more activities for your class? These activity books are full of reproducible pages to make sure you never run out of resources. Each book comes with a table of contents so you can tie each activity to a lesson. All are also correlated with HeartShaper® Children’s Curriculum.
Bible Puzzles for Kids
This book has 125 age-appropriate crosswords, mazes, and other puzzles designed to make learning God’s Word fun!
Bible Crafts & More
This book contains more than 100 craft projects to help elementary kids retell Bible stories and apply lessons to their lives. Includes seasonal crafts.
The Gigantic Book of Bible Fun
This jumbo book for children ages 5 and up provides a variety of fun Bible activities that will help kids learn and review favorite Bible stories. More than 350 activities cover Bible stories from the Old and New Testaments.
What They’re Saying
“I like HeartShaper Early Elementary because it builds on what kids have learned and what they need to know.”Sunday School Teacher, Southern Baptist church,MS—Using HeartShaper for over 3 years
“HeartShaper Early Elementary helps kids grow in their faith with the excellent resources for teachers and students. It covers important topics and application.”Sunday School Teacher, Evangelical Free church, MN—Using HeartShaper for over 10 years
“I love everything about HeartShaper Early Elementary. I really like how there is a Bible story that the children can relate to in their everyday lives.”Sunday School Teacher, Pentecostal church,OH—Using HeartShaper for over 10 years
“I love HeartShaper Early Elementary because it is interesting to the kids. It is easy to teach and it is age-appropriate. Many options to choose from.”Pam Figueiredo, Independent Baptist church,MI—New User