Learning Styles in Sunday School
"God has given each of us the ability to do certain
Romans 12:6a NLT
Multiple Talents = Multiple Ways to Learn
There are many ways to learn
We all learn in each of those ways
We each have some stronger and some weaker
These styles are not mutually exclusive
We can practice a style that is not our strength
to improve it
We can weaken a style by ignoring it or having
These are artificial categories to help us see
ways that personalities differ
Helps each student learn
Helps reinforce the lesson in different ways
Helps develop their weaker styles
Helps us prepare the lesson
Nuance of Meaning
ogical - Mathematical
Acknowledge right or wrong answers
Dont discourage students from "pigeon-holing"
some concepts or people, they are probably not being prejudiced
Visual / Spatial
Much of the material presented here was taught
by Dr. Vickie Owens and presented in 1994 to the Southside
church of Christ teachers.
Revised and Presented by Kim Dailey 4/23/05
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Bible Resource Center
Short, one page description of various learning styles.
Assemblies of God
Five page description with self-diagnostic questions to help you determine your
Available from Christian Book Dist.
Bible Brainstorm Game
Leveling the playing field, this board game encourages all
players to use their unique God-given strengths and
abilities---music, word puzzles, drawing, trivia, and
charades---to win. Combining five favorite games in one, it
reinforces teamwork while also teaching kids about Bible
events and characters. Ages 8 to adult.