80’s Cartoons: A Christian Perspective Camp ~ Day Two: Jem and She-Ra

Day Two: Jem and the Holograms & She-Ra

Jem and the Holograms:

  • Watch Season 1 Episode 9: The World Hunger Shindig then use the discussion questions after.

Discussion Questions: I let the kids answer…this is a discussion…not right or wrong answers.

    1. What is the difference between what Jem and the Holograms do versus what The Misfits do?
  • Watch Season 1 Episode 20: Island of Deception then use the discussion questions after.

Discussion Questions: I let the kids answer…this is a discussion…not right or wrong answers.

    1. Why do you think The Misfits always assume that Jem and the Holograms are up to something?
    2. Is it better to work together or do it your own way? Why?

She-Ra:

  • Watch Season 1 Episode 1: The Sword of She-Ra: Into Etheria then use the discussion questions after.

Discussion Questions: I let the kids answer…this is a discussion…not right or wrong answers.

    1. Do you think Prince Adam was right to stand up to the Horde minions and why?
  • Watch Season 1 Episode 2: The Sword of She-Ra: Beast Island then use the discussion questions after.

Discussion Questions: I let the kids answer…this is a discussion…not right or wrong answers.

    1. Do you think Adora felt confused when He-Man questioned what she believed to be true?
    2. How is Adora like a person who has not known Christ?
  • Watch Season 1 Episode 3: The Sword of She-Ra: She-Ra Unchained then use the discussion questions after.

Discussion Questions: I let the kids answer…this is a discussion…not right or wrong answers.

    1. How is Hordak like satan the way he uses He-Man?
    2. How is the sword and the Sorceress like Jesus?
  • Watch Season 1 Episode 4: The Sword of She-Ra: Reunions then use the discussion questions after.

Discussion Questions: I let the kids answer…this is a discussion…not right or wrong answers.

    1. She-Ra/Adora gains a family when she learns the truth, is it the same when you accept Christ? How?
  • Watch Season 1 Episode 5: The Sword of She-Ra: The Battle for Bright Moon then use the discussion questions after.

Discussion Questions: I let the kids answer…this is a discussion…not right or wrong answers.

    1. Following Jesus is hard, are you willing to do whatever it takes to do so?
    2. Have a a discussion about the similarities and differences between Jem and She-Ra. Highlight the fact that Jem uses her riches, popularity, and fame to help the less fortunate. Highlight that She-Ra uses her abilities to fight against oppression and against forces of evil.
  • Activities
    1. Make a microphone
  • use a styrofoam ball and glue it to a toilet paper roll
  • decorate using markers, paint, jewels whatever you have.

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  1. Make a sword
    • Use cardboard and cut out a sword shape
    • decorate using whatever you have available, even tin foil. Gems, markers, paint.

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We would like to thank Sandra Wilson of the Wilson Education Resource Center for the craft activity ideas.