Why the Orb Weaver?


#1Video: What is Kindness?

#2 Think:  Big Ideas

1. What do you think of when you hear the word patience?

2. What is hard for you to wait for?

3. Sam said, "Pleeeeeaaasseee!" What do you do when you don't want to wait?

#3 Activity: The Big Idea in Action!

First watch the video above then follow the instructions to draw your very own 3D web!


#1Video: Patience: Wait for it!

#2 Think: What can I do? 

1. The song says, "It's gonna be worth it," which is a common phrase. What do you think that means? Do you think it is true?

2. Do you find it hard to wait to grow up and be older? What things do you wish you could do that older kids or adults can do?

#3 Activity: Write about it.

On a separate piece of paper, explain the steps to take when you have to be patient and wait.

#1Video: Acting with Patience

#2 Think:  Big Ideas

1. Have you ever had a bad experience because you couldn't wait for something? What happened?

2. Can you think of a character in a movie or book that had to wait for something he or she wanted? What happened?

#3 Activity: Let's Practice

Practice being patient by clicking on the picture below to put together a puzzle!


#1Video: Patience Pays Off!

#2 Think: Big Ideas

1. Have you ever gotten frustrated waiting for someone? What happened?

2. Do you think it was easier waiting for her dad with her sister than all by herself? Why or why not? Who would you like to wait with?

3. Why do you think most of us don't like to wait for things?

4. Describe people who don't have patience (people who don't like to wait for things.)

#3 Activity: Brainstorm 

On a separate piece of paper, draw a picture and explain what you can do to help you wait in these different places.


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