Cut the poster board heart into puzzle shapes – at least one piece per child in your class.7. A representative of reformatted this post to improve readability. The class will consider how this story applies to their lives and how they can emulate the Good Samaritan. You must be signed in to continue. 18) In the story Jesus told, what did the Samaritan tell the innkeeper? 8) In the story Jesus told, what happened to the man on the road? NIV® Jesus’s Parable of the Good Samaritan is recorded in Luke 10. All Rights Reserved. What did the man reply? Use small pieces of tape to hold the puzzle together.4. When our friends fall down, or are sad, you can help them. This is the parable that Jesus told: A man was going down the road from Jerusalem to Jericho. Explain the purpose of this workshop: Today we’re going to play a game to see how well you know the story of the Good Samaritan. God wants us to love God, love our neighbors, and love ourselves. Jerusalem is up on a hill and the road to Jericho was steep and dangerous, going downhill for 17 miles with a lot of canyons and crevices for criminals to hide in.) "Love your enemies, and be good to everyone who hates you. That’s also what we learned today: I can help others. Copyright © 2001 - 2020. (Suggestions: Samaritan, parable, neighbor, priest, Levite, lawyer, robbers, love.) 19) After Jesus finished telling the story, what did he ask the man who had questioned him? Ask:  How can we help a neighbor who is close by? The board game below was inspired by a similar idea I found online here – however I developed my own version from scratch using artwork by Richard Gunther ( which I downloaded from You are welcome to borrow and adapt content here for non-commercial teaching purposes --as long as both the site and author is referenced. Tell the story back to them with inaccuracies and let them correct you. Greet the children and introduce yourself. There was once a man who was going on a walk and got hurt. All content here is the copyrighted property of its listed author. Luke 10:25-37, Good Samaritan, Road to Jericho, Go and do likewise, etc. 20) Who did the man, who had questioned Jesus, say was the real neighbor in the story? Cut out the pictures and glue onto the red poster board heart, covering as much of the heart as possible.This should look like a collage of pictures.4. But when he saw the man who had been hurt, he also went by on the other side. If you would prefer to send a check, or would like to make an additional contribution, Post Your Question, Comment, Idea, or Resource, ■ Teaching & Training Resources, Rotation How-to, extra creative "Writing Team" lesson sets, 18 Bible story and game software programs, and engaging lessons for at-home use, At-Home Lessons, Bible Story Software, Bible Video Guides (supporting members), COVID Resources, Reopening, At-Home Lessons, Resources & Help for Teachers, Leaders, Lesson Writers, Teacher Training, Classroom Mgmt, General Teaching Resources, "Workshop" (classroom) Techniques, Resources, Design, Decor, Photos. You can also provide dolls for the children to care for as well. “Teacher,” he asked, “what must I do to inherit eternal life?”, 26 “What is written in the Law?” he replied. ), Before classtime, the teacher will hide pieces of paper with a scrambled word from today's lesson on each paper. He found a donkey and took the man to an inn. Childrens Lesson on The Good Samaritan is to remind the children that they can choose to help other people, just as the Samaritan chose to help the man on the street.