Funstuf

By Shauna Mooney Kawasaki


Jacob and Esau

To find out what happened when Esau met his brother, Jacob, write the words in the shapes below in their corresponding shapes in the tent. Then read Genesis 33:4 [Gen. 33:4] to check your answer.

Musical Instrument Scramble

Unscramble the letters in each word to find the names of eight musical instruments.

  1. 1.

    Tlefu

  2. 2.

    Lovnii

  3. 3.

    Epurtmt

  4. 4.

    Olcle

  5. 5.

    Rmdu

  6. 6.

    Rango

  7. 7.

    Napio

  8. 8.

    Gritua

Answers:

(1) flute, (2) violin, (3) trumpet, (4) cello, (5) drum, (6) organ, (7) piano, (8) guitar.

Rhyme Time

The name of each item in the left column rhymes with the name of an animal in the right column. How fast can you find the rhymes?

1. Spoon

a. Bear

2. Trunk

b. Fox

3. Boat

c. Snake

4. Fork

d. Parrot

5. Box

e. Goat

6. Rake

f. Kangaroo

7. Wicket

g. Raccoon

8. Girl

h. Duck

9. Carrot

i. Stork

10. Pillow

j. Skunk

11. Shoe

k. Cricket

12. Pear

l. Armadillo

13. Truck

m. Squirrel

Answers:

(1) g, (2) j, (3) e, (4) i, (5) b, (6) c, (7) k, (8) m, (5) d, (10) l, (11) f, (12) a, (13) h.

Bible Block

To find a quotation from the Bible, cross out all Js, Qs, Vs, Xs, Ys, and Zs in the letter block. Read the remaining letters by beginning at Start and following the arrows.

Answer:

O come, let us worship and bow down: let us kneel before the Lord our maker. For he is our God; and we are the people of his pasture, and the sheep of his hand. (Ps. 95:6–7.)

Ripening Apple

Color the apple green and the leaf blue. Under good lighting, stare at the center of the green apple while you count slowly to thirty. Without blinking, quickly look at the empty box next to it. You should see a ripe red apple with a yellow leaf. This is called an after-image. If it doesn’t work for you, you may have to stare at the apple longer.

Apple