For Older Kids
December 2018

“For Older Kids,” Friend, December 2018

For Older Kids

collection of activity ideas and journal prompts

Dear Journal

Write about your favorite Christmas memory.


What do you call cheese that doesn’t belong to you?

See answer below.

Secret Service

  • Give a treat to the trash collectors when they come to your street.

  • Babysit a younger sibling while your parents are busy.

  • Go to a friend’s sports event or other activity and cheer for them.

To stand tall like Jesus, I bore my testimony in sacrament meeting. It was scary because we have a really big ward, but I did it anyway.

Sierra W., age 9, Idaho, USA

Quick Quiz

What was the name of the angel who appeared to Mary? (Hint: See Luke 1:26–27.) See answer below.

  1. Gabriel

  2. Michael

  3. Peter

  4. Moroni

Draw It!

Draw a lion from the number 5!

Answers: “Nacho” cheese!, Gabriel