There are many different types of kids Easter activities that children can enjoy at this time of year. Whether you want an activity for your child to do quietly at home or if you are looking for Easter classroom activities for school, you have lots for choices. There are crafts, puzzles, games, math activities and cooking activities that will keep the kids happy and busy.
Decorating eggs is one of the common kids Easter activities but there are also other crafts that you may like to try.
Provide the kids with some construction card, markers, glue, stickers, glitter and stamps and they can make Easter cards to give to friends or family. To make an interesting card, try shaping the card like and egg or a bunny.
Another Easter craft activity is to create wreaths. These can be made on a paper plate with a ring cut out of the center. First cover the wreath with straw or spray paint it silver or gold. Then decorate it with flowers, fluffy toy chickens, eggs, ribbons or cutouts of colored egg shapes that have been decorated. Add a ribbon to the top to hang it from and you have your own unique wreath.
There are lots of different types of games that are suitable for Easter. Create an Easter version of bingo by using Easter pictures or words. This is one of the kids Easter activities that is ideal as a classroom activity.
The kids can also make their own Easter board games with construction card and markers. These can then be decorated with stickers, glitter or pictures. Once they are finished the kids can enjoy playing their game.
If you are looking for more active kids Easter activities, you might like to try relays, Easter themed races or egg hunts. The classic egg and spoon race is perfect for Easter and can also be held as a relay.
Another fun Easter game is Easter bowling. Give each child a different colored egg. It can be either a dyed, hard boiled egg or a foil wrapped Easter egg. Now roll a plain egg along the floor or the ground. The kids can take turns at rolling their eggs as close as possible to the plain egg. The person whose egg is closest is the winner.
Another fun kids Easter activity is to have the children make chocolates. Rocky Road is simple to make and a favorite to eat! Firstly melt the chocolate. Then add marshmallows and jelly candies. This can be spooned out in large chunks or set in the bowl and then refrigerated. It will take a while to set in the refrigerator if it is set in the bowl. If it is set in the bowl, turn it out in a large lump and cut into pieces. It is best for an adult to cut this though.
Which kids Easter activities will your kids enjoy this Easter?
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