I love to do crafts and have cute handouts and activities for church (and school, and friends, and - well you get the idea). I don't consider myself creative, but often use the help of others' talents. I decided to share what I'm doing for others just like me. It may be a link to where I found something or it might even be something *I* created. Right now I work as a paraprofessional at my kids' elementary, I am the Bear Den Leader, and teach those same boys and one girl every week in Primary.

Saturday, July 16, 2011

Visiting Teaching Handout July 2011

Here is what I'm giving the ladies I visit teach for July's message: Come to the Temple and Claim Your Blessings .  I got the idea from here: Chasing Molly.


1. I pulled up the temple box (use link here or off of website above):  temple box

2. I went to print preview and changed the scale to 130% (it filled the paper better. 


3. I selected some thick scrapbook paper that was decorated on one side and white on the other.  I printed the temple box in color on the WHITE side (outside) and the pattern was on the inside.


This is the decorative paper I used (the inside after I assembled it).


4. Cut, fold, glue



5. Print off the Quotes page and cut out: Download Quotes Here
I used mainly scissor on these, but for the small circle I did use my scallop punch to make it look like a flower.




6. I made a flag for the back by punching two small holes in the end and sliding a toothpick in the holes.  You can use a needle to punch the holes I used these:




7. Then I taped the toothpick to the back corner of the box.




8. Place quotes around the inside and fill with candy.  I put the large quote diagonal and then one quote on each side.







Or you could punch a hole in the quotes and put them on a ring.  I may go back and do this.

2 comments:

Lynne said...

Thank you SO much. I really appreciate the time you took to put this together and share it.

Wendy said...

Thank you for your love! I'm glad you could use it.

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