Here is what you need:
- Plastic Easter Eggs,
- Egg Carton,
- Number Stickers (or use a sharpie)
- Printed activities (Download the FREE PDF HERE)
- Cut your activities into strips and put one inside each egg. I am only doing 6 eggs because we are going to start this countdown the week before Easter.
- Stick your number stickers to the top of each egg.
- Place eggs in carton.
On Monday Night (the week before Easter) during FHE, we will discuss the real meaning of Easter and why we celebrate this day. I will introduce the Egg Countdown and we will begin the activities inside the eggs each night starting with Tuesday. I think my kids are going to love this!
Here is what the printed activities look like-
There is a black and white version on the second page of the PDF (download here). I left a couple spaces blank so you can add your own activities if you’d like. Also because I couldn’t think of any more than 10 ideas! 🙂
This idea was originally published in March of 2010