Drawing Your Family

Activity Objective

To teach the children to recognize that Jesus was part of a family

Lesson Outcome

The children will be able to describe how Jesus obeyed God and his parents.


  • Paper
  • Crayons


  • Tell the children that they are going to draw pictures of their families.
  • Demonstrate by drawing Jesus' family on the board.
  • Guide the children to draw as many family members as they can remember.
  • Encourage them to share their drawings with the class.
  • Conclude by reminding them that Jesus was a part of a family like us.

Learning Styles

Art/Space Smart

Approximate Time

15 minutes


Encourage the children to think of as many different relatives as possible for more complete family pictures.