The Story of Easter


Celebrating Easter is a fun time of year for children, especially when making Easter crafts and going on Easter egg hunts. Would you like to spend some time to look at the meaning behind the celebration?

Here are some useful resources to explore to share the meaning behind Easter:

  • The Easter Story and resources from Topmarks.
  • BBC Teach have a story and links to learning about Christianity.
  • BBC Bitesize has lots of information about Easter and an information video.
  • The Bible Society website has resources including an activity trail as well as an animated story.
  • The CBeebies Let’s Celebrate page has a selection of videos about Easter as well as the Easter story.
  • Download the Bible APP for Kids which features different stories from the Bible.
  • RE Online has a range of resources that are particularly suited to older children.
  • Twinkl has a range of resources linked to learning about Easter.