Children's Resources


Here is a list of resources to help you share the bible with your children. I hope the crafts and worksheets will prompt great conversations about Jesus.
(A full list of sources is avaiable at the bottom of the page)


Christmas

Activities and Worksheets

LEGO Nativity Set Instructions
Angels Announce the Birth of Jesus Activity Sheets                           
Jesus is Born worksheet
Shepherds Learn about Baby Jesus Worksheets
Wise Men Activity Pack
LEGO Nativity Puzzles
Nativity Story Sequencing (Toddlers)


Lesson Plans and Activities

Heroes of the Christmas Story Lessons
Elizabeth: Sunday School Lesson for Advent
Bethlehem Shepherds Complete Lesson
Matthew 2 King Herod the NOT Great
Mary and Joseph Matthew 2 Lesson
Simeon and Anna Lesson
Magi Visit Lesson


More Christmas activities can be found here!

Baking

Away in a Manger Cookies
Classic Sugar Cookies
Jelly Baby Jesus in a Manger Crispy Cakes
Gingerbread Nativity Manger Scene
Graham Cracker Nativity Scene Edible Craft
Nativity snack
No-bake Christmas Recipes


Crafts

Stained Glass Window Advent Craft
Bible Verse Christmas Tree
7 Angel crafts
Baby Jesus Fingerprint Craft
Craft Stick Nativity
Stars and Angels Mobile
Three Kings Toilet Roll Craft
Wise Men Stick Puppets




Weekly Online Sunday School Lessons

4Front Theatre have launched Virtual Sunday School!

Stay tuned each week for a new session, with story-telling, crafts and a whole lot of fun.


Pentecost

Activities and Worksheets

Pentecost Crossword
Pentecost Colouring Page
Pentecost Colouring Page 2
Pentecost Colouring Page 3
Pentecost Colouring Page 4
Pentecost Wordsearch (Easy)
Pentecost Wordsearch
Pentecost Wordsearch 2


Lesson Plans and Activities

Pentecost Lesson Plan and Story
Pentecost Lesson Plan
Balloon Activity
Pentecost Story
Pentecost Story (Godly Play style)


              

Baking

Ediable Candles
Flaming Cupcakes
Firey Marshmellow Pops
Holy Spirit Crackers
Pentecost Biscuits (bottom of the page)
Strawberry Cake


Crafts

Holy Spirit Pinwheel
Paper Plate Dove
Stained Glass Craft
Straw and Paper Fire Launcher
Windsock for Pentecost
Tongues of fire headband
Wind Twirlers from Fun Foam
Wind and Fire Streamer
(scroll to the right craft)


Easter

Activities and Worksheets

Easter Anagram
Easter Anagram (easy)
Easter Bingo - part 1 - part 2
Easter Crossword
Easter Wordsearch
Easter Wordsearch (easy)
Easter Story Book
Easter Worksheet
The Emoji Easter Story

Colouring Pages

Palm Sunday
Empty Tomb
He is Risen
The Resurrection (cutout)
The Resurrection Part 2
The Resurrection Part 3

Lesson Plans and Activities

Easter Advent for the Busy Family(short daily activity and devotional)
Jesus dying for our Sin (Practical Illustration)
10 Minute Easter Devotions for Family (aimed for older children and parents)
Palm Sunday (Lesson Plan)
The Last Supper (Lesson Plan)
Jesus prayed at Gethsemane (Lesson Plan)
Death, Burial, and Resurrection of Jesus (Lesson Plan)
The Empty Tomb! (Easter Sunday) (Lesson Plan)
Easter Pack (a combination of crafts/activities and stories)

Baking

Easter Rice Crispy Tomb Cake
Easter Cookie Prayer

Crafts

The Jelly Bean Prayer (fingerpainting)
Easter Story Wreath
The Angel Rolled the Stone Away
Donkey Toilet Paper Roll
Resurrection Garden (can be made using plant clippings)
Handprint Lamb
Palm Leaf
Salt Dough Cross

Poems

The Sweet Truth of Easter (M&M's)
Easter in my Hand (Skittles)



I'm very grateful for to the following websites for providing such great free resources - there are loads more ideas on their sites these were just some of my favourites! ministry-to-children.com sunday-school-center.com dltk-kids.com inspiredbyfamilymag.com churchhousecollection.blogspot.com myhomeschooltale.blogspot.com skiesofparchment.com allplayonsunday.blogspot.com sermons4kids.com showerofrosesblog.com daniellesplace.com catholicinspired.com catholicicing.com food.com faithandfabricdesign.com themethodistmom.com cheerfullygiven.com catholiccuisine.blogspot.com biblekids.eu adventuresinmommydom.org sundayschoolnetwork.com frugalfun4boys.com icanteachmychild.com prekinders.com kindercraze.com cindyderosier.com mamashappyhive.com meaningfulmama.com jdaniel4smom.com craftymorning.com bettycrocker.com bigfamilybigfunblog.wordpress.com natashaskitchen.com gluesticksblog.com goodtoknow.co.uk trueaimeducation.com

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