The 12 Apostles Rap


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The 12 Apostles - the first 12 disciples - really it's fun for kids -and adults to learn them!
New Testament
Matthew 10:1, Mark 1: 16-20, Mark 3, Luke 5:1-10, Luke 5: 1-11 and Luke 5: 27-32, Matthew 4: 18-22
3-8 and also useful to High School and adults

Fun and memorable way to learn the names of the original disciples -the 12 Apostles - familiar (contemporary) names or nicknames, proper names and alternative names! Facts worksheet, rhythm memorization activity and detachable review. Background help to know who were the apostles!

It's like a rap!

Do you want to hear something like what it sounds like? Click to listen to this, but I know you can do better than a computer voice!


Copies of the Activity Page 1 for each student

Pencil or pen
Bible (helpful, but not essential)

Print and copy the web activity page

1. Memorize the code! (consider it a litany or a rap )
(It has a nice rhythm! Repeat it several times each class faster and faster ) You can make it like a rap if you want to!
2. Re-read the Disciple Key several times
3. Learn who they were before they became disciples, unusual facts about their names, and/or important roles they had in spreading Christianity.
4. Investigate further if you like!
5. Cut off the review section and see if you can complete it.

 

Note: you can get the poster at the left by going to our New Testament Menu and choosing it when you are done here.

 

 CLICK THIS BUTTON TO GO TO THE PRINTABLE APOSTLE WEB PAGE