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Resources

Please see below a selection of resources and teaching materials for ideas to help children explore and learn about Quaker values and nurture their spirituality. 

Journeys in the spirit

A UK based resource providing materials for adult Quakers working with children aged 5 to 12 in Quaker Meetings, all age events, residential gatherings and camps.  It offers well thoughts out activities and ideas for facilitating discussion and reflection on a different topics. A new booklet is available every month and it is free by subscription (both email and hard copy are available.) Examples of the activities and discussion points are included below. Please go to http://www.quaker.org.uk/children-and-young-people/work-quaker-setting/resources-children/journeys-child to find out more and to subscribe. 

Topical activity - Building each other up.pdf

Topical activity - Quakers and Christmas.pdf

Topical activity - White Poppies for Remembrance Day.pdf

Militarisation in schools.pdf

Hope in Turbulent Times- The Book of Ruth.pdf

 

quaker speak

A short video looking at how Quakers support children's spirituality  http://quakerspeak.com/how-do-quakers-support-childrens-spirituality/

 

Friends general conference

There are some great resources for working with children and building multi-generational communities on the Friends General Conference website at https://www.fgcquaker.org/services/resources-children