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Easter Activities

Easter resources, Easter activities for kids, Easter craft ideas, Easter primary resources, Easter worksheets, Easter craft ideas.

How to Make an Easter Pop Up Card

2019-04-04    
Easter pop up card

It’s Easter time – and we’ve lots of Easter craft cards to choose from – but if you want to make your own, we’ve got some instructions for you to follow to make the best and easiest Easter card EVER! You can choose to either download our Easter pop up card template – DOWNLOAD HERE – or you can draw your own designs and use plain card. The choice is yours! How to make a DIY Easter Card What you need:- A4 card, either white or coloured – depending on what you have or prefer. A4 paper Scissors Glue Our Easter card printable available to download here.  First of all, get everything you need together in one place, if you are using our template, simply fold it down the middle. If you are doing your own version, decorate the front of your card then fold it down the middle so…    read more 

How to Make Easter Baskets out of Paper

2019-04-03    

One of the questions we get asked a lot at Mrs Mactivity is about our paper crafts – and this Easter, we are getting a lot of people asking the same thing – how to make Easter baskets out of paper. A few weeks ago, we were lucky enough to run a workshop at the incredible Childcare Expo in London, and met lots of lovely Early Years practitioners and teachers and guess what we did – made Easter baskets using our pre created Easter basket template! It was so popular we wanted to share our tips and tricks with you, so you can make the best Easter basket crafts ever! Easter Basket Template What you need to make your Easter basket:- Our Easter Basket printable available here, or you can use some plain or coloured card cut into a square. We also have a Free Easter Basket Template right here. scissors glue decorations…    read more 

Easter Activities for Children

2019-03-07    
Easter activities for children

Easter resources are so fun to make, and we love this time of year – there are just so many fun Easter crafts and activities that we can make – and we know children love them too. We’ve put together a list of our favourite fun Easter activities just for you – save time, be creative, have fun! Our Easter Lego STEM Challenge Cards are a great activity for all ages over the Easter period. Cut out, place face down and ask children to work in pairs or individually on each challenge. Can be used in an after school club, at home, or in your classroom environment. A great STEM challenge that also incorporates an Easter theme.   If you’re after a super easy Easter craft or activity, then these Easter bookmarks are definitely for you. Simply cut, colour then glue and you’re done! Laminate to make this into an…    read more 

5 Super Easy Easter Craft Ideas!

Easy Easter craft ideas

We know hard difficult it is to come up with fun creative ideas that either a whole class can do, or that you can do at home with your own kids. Being quite an uncreative person myself, I decided to look for some mega easy ideas for Easter craft that absolutely anyone can do! No expertise required whatsoever. Ready to get started?  Just click on the link on each craft to see more detailed instructions. Make an Easter bunny face plate craft. This one is so much fun and is great for sticking on the fridge at home – so much fun! Easter bunny craft stick No experience required – this is so much fun and also works really well as a book mark. Easter bunny cardboard tube craft Cut a kitchen roll in half for this fun craft – children REALLY love this one! You can play with the…    read more 

Easter Cardboard Tube Print Card

Easter cardboard tube print card

Everyone loves a bit of printing – it’s easy, fun and anyone can do it! Preschoolers are especially fond of printing, and if you can do it with things lying round the house, so much the better. Today we’re sharing with you an idea for an Easter craft, that you can do easily with a cardboard tube. We cut a kitchen roll in half for the purposes of today’s craft, and you can make either egg outlines or a bunny shape – the choice is yours! Remember, we’ve also got a beautiful range of ready made Easter resources that you can download and print today! So back to today’s craft, an Easter Cardboard Tube Print Card – here’s what you need:- half a cardboard tube some paint in a ramekin – any colour, but bright, springlike colours work best coloured pencils or felt tips – we used Stib Pencils. cotton…    read more 

Easter Chick Plate Craft

Easter Chick plate craft

Who doesn’t like Easter chicks? They’re cute, yellow and mean that warmer weather is on the way – yay! Today we’re going to show you how to make a really cute and very very easy Easter Chick Plate Craft, this is a really good one for preschoolers as it involves scrunching up crepe paper, which younger ones love! (don’t forget we’ve got loads of ready made Easter resources as well!) Here’s what you need:- crepe paper of various colours a white paper plate yellow card 2 googly eyes something for the nose – we used an orange pipe cleaner, but you could use orange card a feather glue Here’s what you do:- cut a paper plate in half. scrunch up small pieces of crepe paper and anything else you’ve got lying around, e.g. craft jewels, and stick onto the half plate. cut out a circle from yellow card – this…    read more 

Easter Bunny Cardboard Tube Craft

Easter bunny cardboard tube craft

Easter fun for everyone! We’re bringing you a series of blog posts showing you just how EASY crafting can be, and how literally anyone can do it, you just need to have a go! Today we’re showing you how to make this really cute and very easy Easter Bunny Cardboard Tube Craft. Don’t forget we also have a range of ready made Easter resources that you can just download and print as well.) What you need:- A cardboard tube – we used a kitchen roll cut in half. yellow card. glue 2 googly eyes felt tip pen or coloured pencils strips of coloured paper – you can choose what you prefer something for the nose, e.g. a pom pom or something you can stick on like a jewel 1 pipe cleaner of any colour Here’s what you do:- First of all you need to wrap your cardboard tube in card. Cut…    read more 

Easter Bunny Stick Craft

Easter bunny from craft sticks

It’s been a crafty sort of day today! And we’re full of ideas of how to make really cute and very easy Easter crafts for everyone. This one really couldn’t be simpler, and it’s also good for those fine motor skills, picking up the bits and bobs and getting them in the right position. (don’t forget we’ve also got some ready make Easter resources right here!) Here’s what you need:- 2 craft sticks of the same colour, something spring like e.g. pink or yellow. 2 googly eyes 1 orange pipe cleaner for the carrot. 1 pipe cleaner of any colour for the ears and nose. glue. felt tip pen. 1 green pipe cleaner. Here’s what you do:- Assemble the two craft sticks and carefully apply glue down the side, then push them together and hold them firmly until they stick. A glue gun may work best for this. Stick on…    read more 

Easter Bunny Face Plate Craft

Easter bunny paper plate craft idea

Easter is one of my favourite time of years, not least because it gives me an opportunity to get really crafty, and at the same time eat a LOT of chocolate. I used to think that crafts were for only really creative people, or people with lots of time on their hands, but as long as you’ve got some basic materials, it’s actually really easy, and it’s also a good opportunity to spend quality time with your kids, either at home or at school, making memories and actually creating something tangible. Today I’m going to show you how to make a REALLY easy Easter bunny face plate craft. Don’t forget we’ve also got some Easter resources, including crafts, all ready made for you to do with no fuss at all. First of all, get all your materials ready. You will need:- 3 pipe cleaners, whatever colour you prefer but preferably…    read more