For Older Kids
    Footnotes

    “For Older Kids,” Friend, June 2019

    For Older Kids

    fun facts and family history prompt

    Illustrations by Thomas S. Child

    LOL

    What did the left eye say to the right eye? (See answer below.)

    God’s Amazing World

    Did you know?

    • At any moment, there are about 2,000 thunderstorms happening on earth.

    • The hottest day ever recorded was 134.1°F (56.7°C), in California, USA, on July 10, 1913.

    • It usually takes a raindrop about two minutes to hit the ground, but a snowflake can fall for up to an hour.

    Temple Time

    I really like going to the temple to do baptisms for my ancestors because it makes me feel good knowing that I am helping my ancestors with something really important.

    Gabriel G., age 12, Utah, USA

    Family History Fun

    Do you have a funny family story? Interview a family member and write it down. Maybe you could share it for home evening.

    Brain Break

    Make an obstacle course out of things around your house and see how fast you can go through it.

    Art Challenge

    Draw your favorite animal using only straight lines—no curves.

    Answer: “Between you and me, something smells!”