This beautiful, fun, and easy-to-make Resurrection Garden is a meaningful Easter Activity for Christian families. The resurrection garden craft is such a great centerpiece and reminder of what really matters this Easter. These resurrection activities for kids are fun to watch grow over 5-7 days. This Jesus resurrection craft is perfect for toddler, preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, and 6th grade students. This Easter activities for families is sure to become a new favorte annual tradition.
Resurrection garden craft
The last couple years I kept seeing different Easter gardens popping up on the Internet and I have been really excited to make one ourselves. So last year I finally did! Here is ours resurrection garden and how you make one yourself. You will love making this Jesus is risen craft with preschoolers, kindergartners, grade 1, grade 2, grade 3, gade 4, grade 5, and grade 6 students. You will need about 7 days to grow nice green grass on your christian easter activities. So start this easter activities for families ASAP!
Here is what you’ll need:
- plastic drip tray (59 cents at Menards) or pie plate
- pot for tomb (make sure it is a good proportion to your base – we ended up using a small canning jar)
- branches to make cross
- rope to make crosses, dirt
- grass seed
Resurrection garden activity
Goofy started by adding dirt to our plastic drop tray. We added our pot to be the tomb and then put dirt around and on top of the tomb.
Jesus resurrection craft
We used twine to attach to twigs together to make a cross. We made our center one for Jesus a little bigger. We pressed them in the dirt above the tomb. Then the kids sprinkled on the grass seed.
Jesus easter crafts
Minnie added the large rock next to the tomb and got to spray all the grass seed.
Christian easter activities
We added some additional rocks and here is our completed garden. We left if on top of our kitchen table in a sunny spot where the kids lovingly sprayed it with water daily.
Easter activities for families
Within 4 days we had grass and by 7 days we had our complete Easter Resurrection Garden. It was a beautiful centerpiece for our Easter table and a good reminder of the real meaning of Easter!
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