Prophetic Storytelling: Noah and the Ark
23 November 2019
Join us in retelling the infamous story of Noah's Ark.
Session Dates : 9, 16 and 23 November
Time : 11am - 12pm
Suitable for ages : 4 - 12
And We certainly sent Noah to his people, and he remained among them a thousand years minus fifty years, and the flood seized them while they were wrongdoers. But We saved him and the companions of the ship, and We made it a sign for the worlds. (29:14-15)
Sessions and Activities
Session 1: Who is Noah?
Learn about Noah's life before building the ark including how he became a prophet and his family tree. Using leaves we will be making our very own prophetic tree to learn the other significant prophets of Islam and his descendants that spread across multiple continents.
Session 2: Building the ark
How was the ark built to fit a variety of animals and the followers of Noah? How was Noah able to build it without an engineer or an architect? Who helped and guided him? Learn the answers to these questions and build your own version of Noah's ark.
Session 3: All Aboard!
The story of the Great Flood is found all over the world! Including the local Gurnaikurnai people in Victoria, the Ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead and the Legend of Nu-u from Hawaii. Recount the numerous animals that boarded the ark to make origami animals from paper and add them to your ship!
Session 4: New beginnings
The Great Flood marked a new beginning for Noah, his followers and the animals! What happened after the flood and where did they land?