We did a Viking camp in 2020 where the kids were divided into 4 groups and they did something different every day
Short instructions on how to set up a carousel when pioneering.
A devotional concept for a semester of 8 devotions.
It deals with various parables from the Bible, which may not yet be known by all children.
Wax seals add a beautiful detail to boys' name baptismal certificates, letters and scrolls that impress. The engraving can be related to the camp-, semester- or even afternoon-theme or can generally fit your group.
Quite simply, the azimuth is the angular deviation between the north direction and a sought direction in the specified/required unit usually ° (degrees).
The material is intended for a leisure or camp of six to eight days. As a frame story, the children accompany Asterix and Obelix in their challenge to repair the cup of Majestix. Matching the travel adventure of Asterix and Obelix seven stories from the life of Paul were chosen.
The residents of baloney 1 tried to sneak across the heavily guarded border and recapture the money that was stolen during the many years from the bank in baloney 2. The inhabitants of baloney 2 try the same at the bank of baloney 1.
Game about the people of Israel in the Sinai desert and the golden calf.
terrain games with color / many colored dots
There are about 3 to 5 posts (depending on the number of leaders). Each post has several numbers, for the different numbers the players have to solve different tasks. The posts are distributed in and around the house. The tickets (1x, 2x, 3x) are filled out by the leader at the post.
It is about the story of Joseph in Genesis 41
Elisha no longer has his servant Gehazi. Therefore, we help him with the work. This includes collecting the wool in the forest. Suddenly a rabbit comes hobbling over and claims that the wool belongs to him. We think this is unfair and propose to divide the wool in a game.
4 varied posts for Ameisli.
- Water for Ahab
- Raven as food supplier
- Boredom at the brook Krit
- Shelter for Elijah
Each post relates to the story of Elijah at the brook crit.
Best done in the woods.
4 items on the topic of "feet" (e.g. suitable for the semester program "body parts")
- Water transport with socks
- Transporting stones on feet
- Riding a pedalo
- Shoe salad
Children can score points at each post. In the end, one group wins.
Suitable for Ameisli.
Building an improvised bivouac without speaking to each other is a real challenge.
But the results are impressive.
Sweet and very tasty snack!
Action-packed game in three phases that caters to the different needs of antlers and young sharers and is perfect for an introduction to the story of Noah!
The well-known "sink ships" as an active game for indoors or outdoors.
Who can keep the balloon in the air the longest?
A game where the head of the snake wants to grab the tail
The classic rope pull, with various possible modifications
Pick your haymaker to the finish
Hit the "buck" with your rock and don't get caught
Here's a simple recipe for deep-frying stinging nettles on a fire
This quarter game is a great fun for both Jungschärler and Ameisli. You can play it outside in the quarter of the church or in case of emergency also inside.
Soapstone carving is a craft that excites both girls and boys. Whether at summer camp or as a youth group afternoon, soapstone always goes and promotes the creativity of the children.
A game of tag that was developed in a BESJ leadership course. Fits thematically to biblical stories where people are in prison (e.g. Peter, Paul)
In the document below you will find a fun and entertaining sports block - a real Viking Olympics.
Have fun trying it out and customizing it:)
An entertaining village game in which the young scouts are sent to Jericho to solve tricky puzzles and gather important information about the city and its inhabitants.
A game to reinforce the 1st commandment.
Two groups must expand their territory with "gods". The group with the most points wins.
- Matthew 13:24-30
- Matthew 13:36-43
- who bears fruit?
- Bringing light into the world
- Jesus` Second Coming
Folge dem Seil. Jeweils der Anfangsbuchstabe des Knotens oder der Antwort auf die Frage führt dich zum nächsten Passwort. Aber Achtung: Das Passwort ist zusätzlich mit der Cäsarverschlüsselung um 8 verschlüsselt.
Costume contests can be made with the children on various themes. The costumes are made from everyday materials such as newspaper and tape.
Possible themes: kings (e.g., on the story of David, Solomon), knights
A great way to act out Bible stories or other stories in a devotional is with Playmobil.
In this article I give you some tips and ideas.
A raven-vertüferli made from a clothespin.
Fitting for example to the story of Elijah and the ravens or to the main message: God cares for you.
Or to the Bible verse 1 Peter 5:7
The Vertüferli is used as a magnetic note holder.
A little craft to a devotion with the possible topics:
- Psalm 50:50 or Psalm 4:4
- "God hears you"
- "You can always talk to God"
A great little bag for devotions on a wide variety of topics.
You can also attach a hidden message that appears when you open the clothespin.
A Vertüüferli to your devotion, for example, on the topics of "salvation" or "Jesus saves"
A sweet Zvieri for over the fire
Here's how to make marshmallows yourself
Here you can find out how you can use cotton pads and wax to make fire starters with the children
Here's how to make an edible crocodile from a cucumber.
The cucumber crocodile goes with, for example:
-A jungle program / party
-To the story of Joseph in Egypt (Nile crocodile)
Make an edible snake out of a sandwich.
The snake is suitable, for example, for:
-A jungle program / festival
-An animal / creation program
-The story of the brazen serpent
Make fruit skewers coated with chocolate
Make a heart-shaped pillow with fur fabric
The pillow fits e.g. to the topics: love (God loves you), friendship (e.g. to the story of David and Jonathan)
A book summary of the book "Robin Hood" by Howard Pyle.
Each of the 15 chapters is briefly summarized in key words.
The summary can be a help e.g. to develop the storyline for in a Robin Hood SoLa.
Make a cake in the shape of a treasure chest.
The cake goes with, for example: a treasure hunt program, a seafaring camp, a pirate program, the story of the treasure in the field, to the main idea "You are valuable to God"