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Friday, March 30, 2018

Good Friday

When I taught Preschool we always used this prayer to remind our little ones that Easter is not all about Bunnies and Easter Egg Hunts.  We used their pointer fingers to make jelly beans to add to this prayer and sent it home with them so Mom and Dad could  enjoy it as well.

Another good way to explain Easter is to use Resurrection Eggs. The children loved to look inside each egg and to see a reminder of the Easter Story.


5 comments:

Karen said...

I had never heard the Jelly Bean prayer. These are great teaching tools.

Robin in Virginia said...

What wonderful activities you shared with the young children to teach them the true meaning of Easter, Arlene.

Mildred said...

That is very sweet about the Jellybean teaching aid.
Wishing you a blessed Easter.
John is having a brain MRI on Mon.

Terri D said...

I love the jelly bean poem! Thanks! Happy Easter!

Mari said...

I really like that! If I'd seen it earlier I would have gotten some jelly beans for my girlies, and printed this off!