LO: To learn about the Easter story
Easter is the most important festival in the Christian calendar. It celebrates Jesus rising from the dead, three days after he was executed.
The date of Easter Sunday varies from year to year. It is celebrated on the first Sunday after the full moon, on or after 21 March.
In 2021 Easter Sunday is on 4 April. The week leading up to Easter is called Holy Week.
What to do:
- Read The Easter Story
- Print or draw the sequencing cards and put them in order
- Retell The Easter Story in your own words
- Send a video of your retelling or a picture of your sequencing to your class teacher