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I got this idea from the SYNC IN – ONE DAY WEEKENDS website, and I even copied their idea for an advertisement – here is my version: 
  • Basically its like karaoke, but you don’t actually sing – you lip-sync along with your chosen song. I pre-selected the songs (to ensure appropriateness) and brought about 20 songs and they took turns signing up for their picks. I did about 1/2 popular songs and 1/2 disney movie songs. They repeated some in the second round. Some girls did duets (even if the song wasn’t a duet). 
    Here are the songs I used – they could sign up for 1 song per round, and we did 2 rounds:
    “LET IT GO” (FROZEN- DEMI LOVATO POP VERSION) _____________________
    “LOVE IS AN OPEN DOOR” DUET (FROZEN) _____________________
    “A WHOLE NEW WORLD” DUET (ALADDIN) _____________________
    “PART OF YOUR WORLD” (LITTLE MERMAID) _____________________
    “COLORS OF THE WIND” (POCHAHONTAS) ____________________
     “I’LL MAKE A MAN OUT OF YOU” (MULAN)_____________________
    “POPULAR” (WICKED THE MUSICAL) _____________________
    “IF I DIE YOUNG” (THE BAND PERRY) _____________________
    “CALL ME MAYBE” (CARLY RAE JEPSON) _____________________
    “YOU BELONG WITH ME” (TAYLOR SWIFT) _____________________
    “BREAKAWAY” (KELLY CLARKSON) _____________________
    “SINCE U BEEN GONE” (KELLY CLARKSON) _____________________
    “SOMETHING ‘BOUT LOVE” (DAVID ARCHULETA) _____________________
    “ROAR” (KATY PERRY) ____________________
    “I WILL WAIT” – (MUMFORD & SONS) ____________________
    “GOOD TIME” DUET (OWL CITY)_____________________
    “HEY THERE DELILAH” (PLAIN WHITE T’S) _____________________
    “BRAVE” (SARA BAREILLES) _____________________
    The Disney movie songs actually turned out much better because they could sort of act along with them. If I ever do this again I would do more Disney and less pop. They really preferred the Disney songs (and most knew all the words).

Pie-Throwing For Camp Certification!

Downloaded from: http://ldsywideasandactivities.blogspot.com/2014/08/pie-throwing-for-camp-certification.html After learning that a number of the girls from our ward did not complete their certification at Girls Camp last year (in some cases because they didn’t do the scripture-study portion), I really wanted to encourage all of the girls in our ward to certify for the year at Girls Camp this summer. Throwing pies at my face is always favorite activity, and its been a while…
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Annual Fhe For Mutual (& Pie-Eating Contest!)

Downloaded from: http://ldsywideasandactivities.blogspot.com/2014/04/annual-fhe-for-mutual-pie-eating-contest.html Last summer we decided to have a combined ym/yw activity that was planned by the adult presidencies/leaders (I can’t believe I forgot to blog about this last year!)… We’ve been talking about doing it again this year and making it an annual thing because it was a big hit! The theme of the activity was Family Home Evening (often abbreviated as FHE)! We thought the activity would…
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Mothers Day Activity / Childcare Seminar

Downloaded from: http://ldsywideasandactivities.blogspot.com/2014/04/mothers-day-activity-childcare-seminar.html Every year (on a Wednesday night close to Mother’s Day), we have a special activity when Moms are invited to attend Mutual with the Young Women. In the past we have usually played games and done makeovers, that sort of thing. This year, our Beehive class presidency has planned an all-girls (joint) Mothers Day activity that is a little different. When planning our Mutual activities, one of…
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Face Painting Activity – Gaining Skills For Service

Downloaded from: http://ldsywideasandactivities.blogspot.com/2014/04/face-painting-activity-gaining-skills.html I came across the idea for doing face-painting as an activity when a pin on Pinterest led me to this site: LDS LEMON”AIDS” At first I thought that sounded more like an Activity Days activity, but the more I thought about it, the more I loved it – especially for a Beehive class activity! The purpose behind learning how to face-paint was to teach the girls a skill…
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