Here you'll find a series of Old Testament worksheets which I have created. They are all similar in style and layout so that your children can make a very neat notebook about what they have studied. The activities include crossword puzzles, word search puzzles, fill in the blanks, and matching words to clues. I have sorted them, for your convenience, into the books of the Bible. There is even a selection of links to pages which allow you to create your own worksheets.
These worksheets are great for Sunday school, vacation Bible school, homeschooling, religious education, scripture in schools, Bible note-booking, and more.
These printable pages would make great reinforcement for your students after they have studied a particular Bible story or passage. Make sure you bind them together or store them in a binder once they are completed, so your child can enjoy looking through them at a later date.
Another fun activity for children is for them to design their own worksheet, such as a wordsearch or fill-in-the-blank activity, to give to another student to complete. The more adventurous may decide to make a maze or crossword puzzle.
You may also be interested in my Sunday school resources page which is the gateway to hundreds of Sunday School resources including coloring pages, crafts, worksheets, and more.
Using These Activity Pages
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Which Bible Worksheets Do You Prefer?
Six Days of Creation
Review what happened on each of the days of creation with these sheets.
Adam and Eve
Revise the creation of Eve, how the serpent tempted her and Adam, the fall, and the consequences of the fall.
Cain and Abel
Cain killed Abel out of jealousy—the first murder recorded in the Bible.
Noah and the Great Flood
Learn about Noah building the ark, the animals boarding the boat, the Great Flood, the ark coming to rest on the mountains of Ararat, and the rainbow promise.
The Tower of Babel
Activity sheets about the Tower of Babel, where different languages and nations of the world were formed.
Sarah, Lot, Baby Isaac
Worksheets about Abraham and his family.
Isaac and Rebekah
Abraham doesn't want a wife for Isaac from among the Canaanites, so he sends his chief servant back to his relatives to find a wife. God directs the servant to Rebekah, one of Abraham's close relatives. She goes back to Canaan with the servant to marry Isaac.
Jacob and Esau
Some of the events in Jacob's life, including getting his brother's birthright, his dream at Bethel, his wives, and his sons.
Jacob was sold into slavery by his brothers. He was thrown in prison for a crime he didn't commit but then rose to a position of great authority after interpreting the Pharaoh's dream.
Moses, an Israelite, was born at a time when the Israelites were slaves in Egypt. He was found in the Nile River by Pharoah's daughter and she raised him as her own son.
When the Israelites leave Egypt, they are pursued by Pharaoh, but God helps them across the Red Sea on dry ground.
...and other laws
Revise the Ten Commandments with these activity pages.
Tabernacle, Priests and Sacrifices
Learn about some of the priest's clothing and some of the furnishings of the tabernacle.
The Battle of Jericho
These pages revise the account of the fall of Jericho under the leadership of Joshua.
Joshua Crossing the Jordan River
These activity pages are about the Israelites crossing the Jordan River while the priests stand in the middle of the river with the ark of the covenant on their shoulders.
Two stories from Gideon's life are covered here: Gideon and the fleece and the time Gideon and only 300 men defeated the entire Midianite army.
A summary of the life of Samson, including his birth, his great strength, the loss of his strength, and the end of his life.
Ruth, Naomi, and Boaz
Two stories from the life of Ruth: her dedication to Naomi, her mother-in-law, and her meeting and marrying Boaz.
Activity pages covering different events in David's life: his life as a shepherd and musician, his encounter with Goliath, and being reprimanded by Nathan for his sin with Bathsheba and Uriah.
The famous story of a young Solomon asking for wisdom rather than wealth, long life, or the death of his enemies.
Elijah and Elisha
Two prophets during the time of the kings of the divided kingdoms: Elijah and the drought and Elisha tells Naaman how to be healed from leprosy.
Revise two events from the life of Daniel: his commitment not to defile himself with Nebuchadnezzar's food and his commitment to continue praying to God, even though he was thrown into the lions' den for it.
How will you use these Old Testament Bible worksheets?
anppp on November 05, 2020:
Ronnie Crasto on October 11, 2020:
In my Sunday school class
Tammy on October 03, 2020:
For a Sunday School class
Sherry Carter on September 20, 2020:
Distance Learning for Grades 3-5 Bible Study
Angela Rivers on September 02, 2020:
I am teaching bible class this year with Elementary school students, these would be great for activities and free time worksheets. Thanks!
Diji Deborah on August 19, 2020:
Bible activity for children
Herta Harvey on June 03, 2020:
For a backyard Bible school for children
Martha Kee on April 27, 2020:
Bible classes for children
Jennifer McCall on March 30, 2020:
Homeschool Bible Study class for 4th grade
JD on February 09, 2020:
Children's class at church
Christa Mendoza on February 02, 2020:
review in religion class
Mary on February 01, 2020:
At an activity day for 5 to 10 year olds
Terri Flaxman on January 31, 2020:
In Bible Class 5-10years old
Esmerald Hamman on January 30, 2020: