Tell the story of Jesus’ crucifixion and resurrection with these interactive Sunday school activities for Easter. In a society where the meaning of Easter has been obscured by the legions of chocolate bunnies and eggs lining supermarket shelves, valuable resources for Sunday schools can be difficult to come by. They are out there – it just takes a bit of looking. With this in mind, I thought I would share some of my best finds to help anyone who might be in need of some inspiration. Easter ideas for Sunday schools Have an…read more
As Easter approaches, there’s usually one thing on children’s minds: chocolate. And with cute bunnies and chicks dominating homes, shops and TV channels, it can be easy for them to forget or overlook the true meaning behind Easter. Here you’ll find some fun ways to teach the Easter story that will keep children on their toes whilst reinforcing the significance of this important time of year. Bring the Easter story to life with these creative ideas for teachers, parents and Sunday schools Easter songs Music provides one of the best…read more
If you’re looking to conduct a school assembly this Easter, look no further. These Easter assembly ideas for primary schools include links to a variety of carefully chosen scripts, songbooks and resources for KS1 and KS2 to help you find the perfect songs and readings for your school. Easter Assembly Songs for Children Singing is always a great way to kick-start an assembly and help everyone reflect on what they have learned at the end. Find two or three catchy Easter songs to coincide with your readings, with a good…read more
Celebrating spring in school is a great way to get children learning about the world around them and understanding the diverse traditions and cultures that make up the season. Springtime is the season of life as the changing of weather stimulates plant growth and blossoming flowers. What’s more, during the spring many animals give birth to their young. Animals wait until the spring as there is lots of food available with crops flourishing and the hours of daylight and gradually extended meaning that they have longer to search for their…read more
Songs that Convey the Christian Message Behind the Easter Story Song plays a crucial role in complementing the lessons that we learn from the Bible. Few of us will have grown up without the hymns, psalms and carols that help us to reflect on our spiritual teachings in church and in school. And yet, where Christian Easter songs for children are concerned, the options become pretty limited. Where can you find childrens’ songs that tell the Easter story, without the chocolates, eggs and bunnies that pervade popular culture? The good news is, there are…read more
Stuck for classroom ideas this Easter? These handpicked Easter activities for primary school students include a wide range of inspiring tips and ideas that will help you educate and celebrate with your class. I have selected activities that are suited to both Christian and secular schools, enabling you to pick whichever ones you think most fitting.
Celebrate With Easter Songs Although it seems like a long way into the future as a school it is worth starting to think in advance about how to teach your children about Easter by using Easter songs. Easter is an important time of the year, both in terms of the school calendar and in terms of traditions in the childrens wider lives.