Easter means different things to different people. Whatever you think of it, for most children in the Western world, even those with religious beliefs, Easter means chocolate. However, if you feel like escaping the gluttony, why not use the long weekend as an excuse to share some of our favourite Easter stories for kids? Why not flick through your Storytime back issues and hold an Easter story session?
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All you really need for an afternoon of Easter activities is a backyard or park to play in. Some of our Easter game faves:. Egg Toss: Partners stand across from each other and throw a raw egg back and forth. After each toss, they take a step backward.
1 Curious Little Detail in the Easter Story
The best easter jokes Little Johnny's father asks him if he knows about the birds and the bees. Confused, his father asks what's wrong. If you're about to tell me that grownups don't really have sex, I've got nothing left to believe in. More jokes about: bird , dad , easter , little Johnny , Santa.
Like most major holidays, Easter has been the inspiration for many classic — and not so classic — movies. There are plenty of kid-friendly links to the holiday as well, with animated rabbits delivering candy and eggs or other symbols of spring. And some movies simply use Easter as a setting for telling entirely different tales altogether. Here are a dozen favorite Easter movies.