Eostre was the ancient goddess of spring, bringing new light and life to the world after the long dark sleep of Winter. And the Christian calendar borrowed her name for what is now the most important Christian festival of the year. When the long weeks of Lent give way to the dawn of a new […]
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The Easter rhythm game is a great way to get some extra practise with rhythm and note recognition while also having lots of Easter fun at the same time. Print the rhythm game cards and mount them. You can either use the ready coloured version or print the plain outline and let the kids decorate […]
The Easter lesson plan is suitable for children from 2 1/2 – 7 years and should last around 35 mins. It includes a delightful collection of Easter themed activities with plenty of daffodils and hot cross buns! There’s a special Easter rhythm activity, a circle game, counting song and listening game. It’s a fun filled lesson that’s packed with learning too.
Good Friday is the day to bake and share Hot Cross Buns with family and friends. Eaten warm from the oven dripping with butter, they are one of the highlights of Easter. But they were made in England long before Christianity adopted them. The bun was a symbol of the Moon and the cross divided […]
The Easter Lesson Plan celebrates the arrival of Spring with a lovely collection of Easter themed activities with plenty of daffodils and Hot Cross Buns! There’s a special Easter Rhythm activity, a circle game, counting song and listening game. It’s a fun filled lesson that’s packed with learning too. (This post contains affiliate links) This […]
Easter is the time we celebrate the coming of Spring, and all the new life that it brings. This Spring Garland is lovely way to display any Easter crafts that have been made. Whether it be decorated blown eggs, fluffy yellow chicks, little bunnies or paper flowers, they can all be tied to this garland […]
The Open The Dovecote Ring Game is a simple song and circle dance activity that’s great for building confidence and making friends. Although you could play this game at any time of year, it’s a perfect activity for Whitsun, or Pentecost. This is when Christians around the world celebrate the arrival of the Holy Spirit […]
The idea of little yellow chicks hatching from their eggs couldn’t be more in tune with the Spring season! This Spring song and puppet craft brings together the benefits of counting, singing, crafting and recycling, all in one! Spring Puppet Craft Spring Song : 6 Brown Eggs in a Nest of Hay Six brown eggs […]
With small children Valentine’s Day is all about learning to appreciate friendship.This Will You Be My Valentine? Circle Game for Valentine’s Day is a lovely way to encourage small children to value their friends. Will You By My Valentine? Will you be my Valentine? One, two, three, If you want to find a friend, Just […]
12 weeks of music lesson plans for the Winter/Spring term, to take you through till Easter – with a suggested weekly order to save time and keep things simple.