Big Start

5-11 years - Big Start is a curriculum series for ages 5-11 years old. Combining value-based themes with stories from the Bible, the sessions are easy to plan and great fun for children.

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Clock15 to 40 minute lesson plans
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ABOUT THE BIG START CURRICULUM

Big Start originated as series for school assemblies for ages 5-11 years old. Combining value-based themes with stories from the Bible, the sessions are easy to plan and great fun for children. We give you everything you need: presentations, videos, songs, music, scripts and a whole lot more. It’s a great way to get engaging ideas that make preparation easy!

The sessions encourage strong all round development with important topics including friendship, anti-bullying, diversity, forgiveness and many more.

THE BIG START CURRICULUM

Written for 5-11 year olds, Big Start includes media on a variety of Christian values, characters and stories from the Bible.

There are 35 Big Start series which each have between two and six sessions:

  • #BFFs

  • All Saints (Halloween)

  • Anti-Bullying

  • Ascension

  • Values

  • Divine Humility

  • Do Justice

  • Epiphany/New Year

  • Extra-Ordinary Story

  • Families

  • Finishing Well

  • Friend 'Til The End

  • Friends Of Jesus

  • Getting Along (Joseph)

  • Giants Of Faith

  • God And Trinity

  • Harvest

  • Joy To The World

  • Lent

  • Miracles Of Jesus

  • Moses

  • Mothering Sunday

  • Nehemiah

  • Only The Brave

  • Parables Of Jesus

  • Peer Pressure

  • Pentecost

  • Prophecies Of Jesus

  • Something Fishy

  • Starting Well

  • The Apostles

  • The First Easter

  • The Prophets

  • Waiting For Christmas

  • Wisdom

What are the sessions like?

Each lesson includes:

  • A countdown introduction

  • Song and lyric videos

  • An illustration idea

  • A story (a video or a script or an idea)

  • A prayer and alternative reflection

  • A practical follow up idea to apply the learning

BIG START

Big Start is written and designed to be fun, multimedia rich, interactive, values based, adaptable, modular and to include worship songs and ideas for prayer and reflection. All these elements combine to make a curriculum that is visual and engaging but gives opportunity for deep thought and reflection about biblical themes, characters and stories.

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