Never teach another boring lesson

Use our enormous library of object lessons, visual aids, tried-and-true mini lessons, handouts, games, and videos, you can create engaging lessons that bring students to Christ.

LDS Object Lessons

Welcome to the original LDS Object Lesson library!  Search by student age, keyword, and gospel principle to find an object lesson for your gospel lesson in our library of hundreds of tried and true object lessons.
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what is an object lesson?

An object lesson "is a teaching method that consists of using a physical object or visual aid as a discussion piece for a lesson" (Wikipedia, object lesson) In the gospel classroom, an object lesson is a lesson part that uses an object or picture to teach a gospel principle. Object lessons are usually ...
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How often should I use an object lesson?

Like salt, an object lessons can be used with great effectiveness to flavor a lesson. However, also like salt, object lessons are most effective when used ...

Help for LDS Teachers

The Teaching Problem Solution Finder helps you develop skills to become a better teacher.  You'll learn to:
Learn methods to give every student a turn
Help students find MEANING in the scriptures
Elicit thoughtful responses from students
Help students SEE a gospel principle in action
Teach students to use the scripture study tools
Help students prepare for LDS missionary service
Read a long passage without getting bored
Use media effectively during class
Use media during class
Help students SHARE feelings, thoughts, and personal experiences
Help shy students participate

Help students SEARCH the lessons or text
Encourage more student participation
End lessons smoothly, without rushing
Avoid disruptions
Find new ways to read scriptures aloud
Teach students to teach
Improve talks or devotionals
Find easy lesson openers
Get the attention of uninterested students
Determine if students UNDERSTAND what is being taught
Manage your classroom effectively
Review material quickly
Improve lesson preparation
Build class unity
Ask better questions
Handle disruptions
Cover a frightening topic
... and more!
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