For Older Kids

“For Older Kids,” Friend, March 2017

For Older Kids

Friend Magazine, 2017/03 Mar

Dear Journal

Write about when you did something hard. How did you do it? How did you feel when you were done?

Think about It

“No matter our age, we are all called to go to the rescue.”

—Elder Mervyn B. Arnold of the Seventy

Brain Teaser

What do you call a dinosaur that knows a lot of words? Check answer below.

Family Hunt

Put some things that represent you in a time capsule to open in a few years. Go to and look through memories of your ancestors to see what they might have put in their time capsule if they had made one.

This Sunday I made pancakes. When my family came down, they said thank you. We are usually a little late for church, but we weren’t because I made pancakes. That made me feel good inside.

Kyler M., age 10, Zürich, Switzerland

My Haiku

Joseph Smith had faith

He saw God and Jesus Christ

The truth was restored

Kinley F., age 11, Texas, USA

Quick Quiz

Who was the third latter-day prophet? Check answer below.

  • John Taylor

  • Joseph Smith

  • Lorenzo Snow

  • Brigham Young