Using a top secret theme to give children service assignments. Teaches serving in a fun way. Children are given a top secret envelope that includes a list of service ideas. tHe fiCkLe piCkLe: Secret Service (Activity Days Activity)
For Children's Church? The "Secret Service" Activity: A Lesson in Kindness (*My note: Going to modify this to fit the needs of some of the kids in my Children's Church class considering there's some friction between some of the kids.
kids write 3 things about themselves on a sheet of white paper. They do not write their names. Wad it up and on your command, have a "snowball" fight. At the end of 1 minute, each student grabs the nearest snowball and tries to guess who wrote it.
Need an idea to end the day? The End of the Day Jar has 24 questions to ask students to get them talking about their school day. This helps build community in the classroom. You can call on students to answer the questions or have them talk with a buddy.