(Ages 5-8) The purpose of this parent/teacher manual is to help children
learn how to perform creative service projects with their language arts
skills and talents in art, music, poetry, reading and writing. It is
probably true that most children have already learned to be helpful at
home with chores and acts of service, however they may not think of
using their talents in music, art, reading, writing and poetry for
serving and helping others.
The children will be excited to practice
their talents because – unlike other programs – their creative work will
have a purpose.
Service is the key to self-worth and
happiness. The Bible assures us that when we are serving others, we are
actually serving Christ (Matthew 25:40 ).
On the subject of education, this familiar statement by Benjamin Franklin affirms:
“learning to serve God, Family and community is the aim and end of all
This Teacher Guide is a companion to the Student workbook. (Junior Language Arts, Volume 1: Called to Serve by Improving
My Talents Student Guide.