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Types of Bible Activities
Below you'll find a listing of the types of printable Bible activities and worksheets we provide on the site entirely for free. Simply click on the header to see a full listing of those types of activities.
The free, printable Bible bookmarks for kids provided on SundaySchoolZone.com are professionally-designed bookmarks with a Bible verse, phrase, or truth on them. Each 8 1/2 X 11 inch sheet typically has three or four bookmarks on it, and sometimes more. A simple Bible lesson is often provided with each Bible bookmark. Simply print and cut the number you need for your class or children.
Bible Story Profiles provide a simple overview of the story along with Bible story highlights and points of interest. The story summary is generally written for kids, but may include notes for parents/teachers. When possible, we try to provide an approximate date for the event covered in the story. A printable PDF for each profile is also included. Story profiles are intended to assist parents and teachers of children, but any interested Bible student may find them helpful.
For many, the Christmas season means kids are home from school and parents are looking for ways to occupy their time without endless hours in front of a TV or video screen. How about a fun Christmas craft? You can keep them busy on those cold and cloudy days while helping them focus on the birth of Jesus!
Below you'll find a list of free Bible coloring pages you can use at home or in your church's Sunday School or kids ministry program. Coloring pages are designed for use with crayons. Bible coloring pages are a fun way for children to learn about important Bible concepts and characters. These include simple coloring pages, color-by-number, and connect-the-dot activities. Just click on the title to go to a web page where you can print out the Bible story coloring sheet. In many cases a simple Bible lesson is provided for each coloring page.
Crafts are always a wonderful way to engage kids in an important Bible story and there is no greater story than that of Jesus' crucifixion (Good Friday) and resurrection (Easter Sunday morning). During this season you can talk to your kids about Jesus' Triumphal Entry into Jerusalem, the Last Supper (Maundy Thursday), the forgiveness Jesus accomplished on the cross, and the victory He achieved over death on Resurrection Sunday. These enjoyable Easter Bible crafts are related to these important events of the season.
Bookmarks make great gifts for Easter (Resurrection) Sunday because there are often guests present and it's an easy way to affirm the truth of Jesus' resurrection for kids who may not normally be there. This list of Easter bookmarks includes both colorable and non-colorable bookmarks. Simply print on appropriate paper or card stock, cut, and you're in business!
Resurrection Sunday is the day we celebrate Jesus's triumph over death. It was through the resurrection that God confirmed Jesus as His Son. But the Easter season involves more than Resurrection Sunday. Churches often celebrate Palm Sunday (Jesus' triumphal entry into Jerusalem on the prior Sunday), Maundy Thursday (the evening of the last supper) and Good Friday (the day of Jesus' crucifixion) as part of the Easter season. The Easter greeting cards listed below can help kids learn about each of these important events while sharing the wonderful messages of the Easter season with friends and loved ones.
Hand-crafted greeting cards make great gifts for children to give friends and loved ones on special occasions like Father's Day, Easter, and Valentine's Day. The Bible greeting cards for kids listed below can be easily colored or painted and then signed or decorated on the inside to create a special, personalized gift for anyone.
Mazes are a pencil activity that will challenge a child in many healthy ways and help him or her develop fine motor skills at the same time. The free, printable Bible mazes for children listed below highlight various Bible events and situations and will reinforce the lesson taught for each story. Click on the title of an activity to be taken to a web page where you'll be able to read more and download it.
Like anyone, Christian Moms love to be appreciated, but they also want their children to grow into mature followers of Jesus. These Mother's Day bookmarks can remind kids that moms are special to God also and that He calls all children to honor their mothers and express gratitude for them and love to them. The best Mother's Day gift may be a good reminder for the children!
Almost every child enjoys coloring and moms always like to get something the child has worked on. Mother's Day coloring pages on Sunday School Zone are ready to print on standard 8 1/2 X 11 inch paper. Once printed, they're ready for coloring, painting, or decorating with beads, glitter, etc. Take a few minutes with your child(ren) and help them make something special for mom!
Mother's Day is always a special time of year and children typically love to create something they can give mom. These Mother's Day greeting cards can be downloaded, printed, and colored or decorated (think glitter, beads, paint, etc.) by kids to give to their mothers for Mother's Day. They can be used and decorated at home, church, or school. Each download is ready to be printed on standard 8.5 X 11 inch paper.
Scripture pages are great tools for reminding kids of specific things God states in His Word. Place a Scripture page on a mirror, wall, or refrigerator to serve as a reminder to children as they come and go or do simple daily tasks like brushing their teeth. These Mother's Day Scripture pages will remind children that God calls each of us to honor our mothers. Mother's Day is a good day to do this!
The pencil activities listed here are worksheets designed for use with pencils, but do not involve writing. These fun activities are great for even younger children (non-readers) as well as older kids and include hidden pictures, hidden letters, mazes, connect-the-dots, and spot-the-differences activities. In many cases a simple Bible lesson is provided with each pencil activity.
Scripture pages are professionally-designed pages with a Bible verse or phrase on them. These are great for kids to place on a wall or mirror as reminders. Each is designed to be printed on standard 8 1/2 X 11 paper. A simple Bible lesson or explanation is provided with each scripture page to help parents and teachers interpret the verse for children.
There are many verses and passages about gratitude in the Bible. Some of them are, themselves, expressions of gratitude to God for His goodness and blessing. Others are challenging each of us to exercise gratitude to God as well as others. Certainly He is worthy of our gratitude. The Thanksgiving Scripture pages listed below are related to thanksgiving and gratitude in some way.
We understand that Valentine's Day is not a biblical or "Christian" holiday, but it does emphasize love and kids do enjoy giving and/or exchanging cards on this occasion. Why not use the occasion to help both the giver and the recipient think about love in a more biblical way? These Valentine's Day Bible greeting cards can be colored or painted and decorated and have a relevant Bible verse printed on the front.
Printable Bible word search activities are fun ways to help readers look for words that also occur in important Bible stories. They are a great way to reinforce a child's learning of the people and events of a Bible story. The word search activities listed below are professionally-designed and will provide different levels of challenge for the readers under your care.