Easter

Image: Easter eggs by Ian Britton on Flickr

We have selected these online resources to support you when you need information relating to Easter including crafts, activities, religious facts and recipes. SCIS 1525123


Christchurch City Libraries Easter Pages

A comprehensive site including music, cookery, information about Easter, decorations and crafts.

Suggested level: primary, intermediate, secondary
http://my.christchurchcitylibraries.com/easter/


Kidspot

Easter activities, games, videos, science experiments, and Easter links.

Suggested level: primary
http://www.kidspot.com.au/subsection+162+Easter-Crafts.htm


ManyAnswers

To discover information on the school work site ManyAnswers, use the search term ‘Easter’.

Suggested level: intermediate
http://manyanswers.co.nz/


Tinkerlab

Provides a wonderful selection of 60 Easter and egg related activities for children.

Suggested level: primary, intermediate
http://tinkerlab.com/60-egg-activities-for-kids/


Topmarks - about Easter

Information about Easter from religious facts to appropriate recipes.

Suggested level: primary
www.topmarks.co.uk/Easter/


EPIC

Britannica Online School Edition provides information about Easter. A school password is required.

Suggested level: primary, intermediate, secondary
www.tki.org.nz/epic2


Books

Have you thought about using fiction with your class to support your topic? The following are some suggestions for your students (and you!) to read and enjoy.

The country bunny and the little gold shoes: as told to Jenifer, by Du Bose Heyward, 2014 (picture book)
Here comes the Easter Cat, by Deborah Underwood, 2014 (picture book)
My Easter egg hunt, by Rosie Smith & Bruce Whatley, 2013 (picture book)
The enormous egg, by Oliver Butterworth, 2012 (picture book)

Video

Heidi Klum Unique Easter Crafts for Kids.MatAtaura.Youtube.5:03
www.youtube.com/watch?v=KE3qR1HS10M

Good Friday and Easter eggs, BBC bitesize.
www.bbc.co.uk/education/clips/zjgkq6f