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Below are the date, time, location, and outline for this class.

Come Follow Me: How to Get the Most Out of the New Youth Curriculum

Taught by Robert Wahlquist


Day Time Location
Friday, August 2 4 p.m. Taylor 248
Robert Wahlquist

Robert Wahlquist


Robert F. Wahlquist was born in Moses Lake, Washington and grew up in St. George, Utah. He married Michelle Hansen in the Seattle Washington Temple in 1984.

He and Michelle are the parents of seven children, with one son and six daughters.

He has served in many capacities including, as a full-time missionary to Lima, Peru, Young Men president three times, Stake Young Men president, bishop of a family ward in Vernal, Utah and bishop of a singles ward in Pocatello, Idaho.

He has taught for the Church Educational System since 1985. He spent nearly 10 years as a seminary teacher pre-service trainer both in Pocatello and at BYU-Idaho.

He has been employed by BYU-Idaho for the past five years and loves teaching and the students.

Class Outline

Two sure-fire tips on how to be a better teacher OR student using the new youth curriculum: "Come Follow Me."    

Learning Objectives:

1. Get help on selecting which lessons to teach  

a. How to get input from the youth

b. How to combine impressions with preparation

c. How to tie the themed lesson together

2. Multiple ideas on how to involve the youth in the lessons.  Add more variety by simply assigning them to teach for a few minutes.

3. Readiness: Creating interest

4. Participation: Five ways to involve students

5. Application: Asking the right kinds of questions