Christmas Tree Ornament

0

Preschoolers and their parents will treasure this Christmas Tree Ornament.

For more great articles like this, subscribe to our magazine. Save an extra 20% off today!

Two to three weeks before Christmas, take a photo of each child in your class. Have these pictures developed. Bring an instant-print camera for visiting children on the day the craft is made.

During the craft time, display old Christmas cards. Have children each choose one card. Give children their photographs.

Help children trace a 3-inch circle over a picture on their card and and a 2-inch circle over their photograph. You could use the base of a jar or a cardboard cut-out as a pattern. After kids trace their circles, have them cut out each circle. Younger preschoolers will need help cutting.

Local Children's Ministry Training Finder
Children's Ministry Local Training
Search for local children's ministry training in your area!

Kids can then glue the backs of their photos and cards together. Use a red or green marker to write the year above and “Merry Christmas” below their photo. Cover both sides with clear Con-Tact paper and trim the edges. Help kids punch a hole through the top of the ornament and tie a ribbon through the hole.

Pam Zimmerman Delta, Ohio

No more wasted time on newsletters parents aren’t reading! Start getting the ease and professionalism of the Parenting Christian Kids newsletter for just $6.67 $4.99 a month. Hurry! This offer is valid for a limited time!

RELATED ARTICLE:
Two Things at Once
Share.

About Author

Children's Ministry Magazine

Children's Ministry Magazine is the most read magazine for people who minister to children from birth through sixth grade. We're partnering with you to make Jesus irresistible to kids.

Leave A Reply