This He is Risen! Easter bookmark with picture will make a great gift for kids on Easter Sunday. It includes an illustration of the risen Lord outside the tomb with the declaration, “He has been resurrected” taken from Matthew 28:6.
Activities Considered Appropriate for Grade Schoolers (Readers)
Kids vary in their abilities to do certain types of activities as well as in their interests. We've tried to identify activities based on a child's reading ability. The activities below should be appropriate for readers or children typically in grade school. Keep in mind that many activities for non-readers (preschool) will also be usable for readers (grade schoolers).
The fact that Jesus rose from the dead means He is alive today. This He is Alive! Easter bookmark will remind children of this truth. The picture on the bookmark shows Mary encountering Jesus that morning. Her exclamation, “I have seen the Lord!” is included.
Early Christians would greet one another with the simple statement “He is risen!” and then respond with “He is risen indeed!” Children can continue this tradition with these He Is Risen Indeed! colorable Easter bookmarks and personalize the bookmark by coloring it.
“He is risen!” Early Christians would often greet one another with this simple declaration and respond with “He is risen indeed!” Children can maintain this tradition with this He Is Risen! greeting card with cross image and an excerpt from Acts 13:30.
The simple declaration, “He’s alive!” will remind kids that after accomplishing His redemptive work through the crucifixion, Jesus rose from the dead and is alive today! This greeting card will remind both the giver (children) and the recipient of this historic truth.
In Matthew 28, Matthew summarized the events of resurrection Sunday morning. An angel appeared to two women and told them to inform the disciples that, “He has been raised from the dead.” This Matthew 28:7 Scripture page features this announcement.
Jesus’ crucifixion was one of the most horrifying events in history. This illustration of Jesus’ crucifixion strikes a balance between the sorrow of the event and the need for an age-appropriate depiction of the scene. Even small children can learn from this illustration.
The story of Jesus’ crucifixion is arguably the most important story in all of the Bible. This Good Friday story profile provides a simple overview of the story (for kids) along with highlights, points of interest, and an approximate date for the crucifixion event.
Maundy Thursday is the day when many Christians remember and celebrate Jesus’ final meal. However, many are unfamiliar with the phrase “Maundy Thursday.” This printable PDF answers the question, “why is it called Maundy Thursday?”
This Jesus’ Triumphal Entry story profile provides a simple overview of the story (for kids) along with highlights, points of interest, and an approximate date for the Palm Sunday event. A printable PDF for this profile is available as well as a link to all related activities.