2011 Curriculum Materials Available on LDS.org

  • 29 December 2010

Article Highlights

  • Find help online for preparing or studying 2011 curriculum.
  • Helps include resources for all classes and all age groups.

Manuals, multimedia support, and other resources are available at LDS.org to help teachers and students during 2011.

General Study and Teaching Resources


Online scriptures: The upgraded scriptures.lds.org allows users to create a personalized study notebook, highlight text in multiple colors, underline, make notes, tag notes, and add notes to user-created folders in the study notebook. A new journal entry feature allows users to create journal entries not necessarily associated with a specific scripture. Scriptures can be shared on Twitter, Facebook, and other social media sites.

Mobile scriptures applications provide access to the scriptures on various mobile devices. This upgraded site is available in English, Spanish, and German. The previous scriptures site is in an additional 17 languages.

Illustrated scriptures stories: These popular books with colorfully illustrated scripture stories are available online at scripturestories.lds.org Each of the four books has downloadable text, audio, and video. Media-enriched video versions of each book are being prepared. See the first videos now online for the New Testament Stories.

Scripture Stories radio series: This weekly radio series is designed to inspire children to come to know and love stories from the scriptures. Each episode features children sharing their insights and favorite experiences from the scriptures, along with music and readings of the best stories from the scriptures. All 33 episodes are completed for the Book of Mormon. The first 4 of 41 episodes of the New Testament are completed. Check back often to see new episodes.

Study by Topic provides information on hundreds of topics, including information from True to the Faith and links to related scriptures, magazine articles, lesson materials, and other resources.

Gospel Art Book images are available online to print or download. The images are grouped into six sections: Old Testament, New Testament, Book of Mormon, Church History, Gospel in Action, and Latter-day Prophets.

Teaching, No Greater Call: A Resource Guide for Gospel Teaching is available in multiple languages online.

Sunday School Resources for 2011 Study of the New Testament


In the 2011 Sunday School classes, youth ages 14 to 18 and adults will study the New Testament. Below are some of the resources provided by the Church to help in your study of the New Testament.

New Testament in audio format is available on CD. You can also listen to the audio online at scriptures.lds.org. When in a chapter online, just click Listen in the right margin to access the audio version.

New Testament Gospel Doctrine manuals are available online for the teacher as well as the Class Member Study Guide. They are also available in printed format.

DVDs that support the New Testament: The following DVDs can be ordered online New Testament Video Presentations, Finding Faith in Christ, and The Lamb of God.

The Life and Teachings of Jesus Christ and His Apostles is an Institute manual with commentary, maps, charts, and illustrations that cover the life of Jesus and His Apostles that may be ordered online. It is also available to download or read online.

Seminary materials: Various materials are available online and in print, including a timeline poster, bookmark, scripture mastery cards, and a student study guide.

Special Magazine Issue “The Lord Jesus Christ” of the Ensign and Liahona is available online.

The Living Christ: The Testimony of the Apostles is available online in text, downloadable PDF, and in print.

Printed pictures of Jesus Christ may be ordered online.

Young Men and Young Women 2011 Resources


Manuals: Aaronic Priesthood Manual 3 and Young Women Manual 3 are both available online in three languages. All study notebook tools are available (see “Online scriptures” above for more details).

Resource Guides for both the Aaronic Priesthood and the Young Women are available online in multiple languages. These guides will be accessible online rather than being distributed to individual units.

For the Strength of Youth is available online in seven languages.

Melchizedek Priesthood and Relief Society 2011 Resources


Gospel Principles manual is available online in four languages. Each chapter can be printed, downloaded, or shared. All study notebook tools are available as well (see “Online scriptures” above for more details.)

Primary 2011 Resources


Manuals for each age group are available online in multiple languages, including Primary 1: I Am a Child of God ,Primary 3: Choose the Right, and Primary 7: New Testament.

Sharing Time: The 2011 Outline for Sharing Time: I Know the Scriptures are True is available as a viewable or downloadable pdf.

Note: To learn about curriculum and curriculum materials to be used in 2011, see the pdf Instructions for Curriculum 2011.