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Who likes picnics?

Tell the story outside and share a drink of squash and a biscuit.

Feeding of the Five Thousand (Matthew 14:13-21)

 You may like to ask the children to imagine that they are the little boy who gave his lunch to Jesus and give them the task of writing a letter to their Granny after they had arrived home.  

Record Individually.

What are the key words needed to retell this story?


I wonder what the most important part of this story is?

I wonder what it would have felt like to have been there?

I wonder what would have happened if there had been nobody with a picnic to share?

I wonder what happened to the little boy?

Do the children have any questions they would like to ask?