Flannelgraph Used to Follow Up The Story of Jesus for Children
By Becky Hill
"A look of amazement came over Neptali Chacha's face. The leader of The JESUS Film Project in Ecuador, Neptali met with American Denny Johnson, founder of Kids Around The World. Neptali and fellow staff members had asked God for a resource to help them gather children after they had seen the film." (Read more about this article, click on the link above.)
How to Teach with Flannelgraph
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"I believe flannelgraph is still one of the best ways to teach Bible stories - when done well. Because of this, in each lesson plan you will see story numbers associated to the Through in the Bible in Felt Teacher Manual. On the specific page of the Teacher Manual, the Bible story, as well as a list of the needed flannelgraph scenes, characters, and props are listed to help you tell the story." (Read more about this article, click on the link above.)
Teaching Preschoolers with a Flannelgraph
By Lori Myers
"With young children, it is very important to use visuals to hold their attention and help them visualize things that are unfamiliar. For example, showing a picture or felt figures of Abram on a camel in a caravan will help children understand the unusual mode of transportation and the barren conditions of the slow journey Abram faced." (Read more about this article, click on the link above.)
Why I Believe Flannelgraph Can be an Excellent Way to Teach the Bible to Children
"The use of flannelgraph is not new. My Grandma remarkably used this technique in Sunday School 70 years ago. By using flannelgraph scenes, characters, and props, the children are given a visual picture as the Bible story is told to them." (Read more about this article, click on the link above.)
Bookstore / Online Store
The Large Deluxe Bible Set English Flannelboard Story + Bonus CD is available on Amazon. This product features the following: authentic Betty Lukens set, vivid pictures printed on high quality felt, 600+ pieces used to create over 400 scenes. This flannelboard is great for kids 3-12 years old and perfect for church, home, Christian schools, or Sunday schools.
Betty Lukens has been creating quality felt visuals. They have over 600 figures and objects-the most complete Bible felt set available. Their Through the Bible in Felt manual covers both the Old and New Testament which allows for a strong foundation in Biblical teachings and principles. They also sell the Learning with Felt which includes over 30 sets to inspire children's creativity.
Christian Supply sells flannelgraphs on their online store. Please put the word "flannelgraph" in the search engine.
DiscipleLand sells flannelgraph sets on their website. They sell 2 sets of flannelgraph, the large set and the deluxe set.
LifeSprings Church Resources
The Betty Lukens Flannelgraph Bible Story is available at LifeSprings Church Resources. This set contains over 600 figures and objects. It includes 12 figures of Jesus plus men, women, children, animals, buildings, scenery items, tables, chairs, pyramids, tomb, ark, fiery furnace, and more.
Scripture Truth Book Company
The Betty Lukens products make your Bible stories come alive. You can buy them at Scripture Truth Book Company.