Kirkstall St. Stephen’s C of E (Voluntary Aided) Primary School

Easter Activities

Happy Easter!


School Easter Holidays would be from Monday 6th April until Friday 17th April- if we were open as normal

We would like to wish you all a happy Easter, we hope you can make the most of these challenging days. 
Easter films - try watching one of the cartoon stories about Easter on the following website https://www.biblesociety.org.uk/get-involved/easter/
 
Documents from The Diocese

Please find attached some fantastic resources supplied by the diocese

Fairtrade fun!

At this time of year when we eat lots of chocolate :) it's good to remember the farmers who grow our cocoa for the chocolate. Why not watch this video https://schools.fairtrade.org.uk/resource/fairtrade-story-a-fair-tale/ and then try some of the fairtrade activities attached. I hope you enjoy them!

Virtual Day Trips

We have found a range of cool virtual day trips for you to enjoy below. There are some seriously cool things out there for you & your family to enjoy together or independently and we hope that you have lots of fun! Tell us all about your virtual day trips when you come back to school.
Apps and Games

If you want to stave off boredom and have access to a phone, laptop or tablet* then we have found some really cool games to keep your brains busy- some of them are really addictive so they could keep you busy for hours! Hope you enjoy them.

*Whenever using apps or games on laptops, tablets and phones we always suggest there is an adult or responsible older sibling who monitors this carefully
Art and Drawing

We have found some great ideas for art and drawing acivities that you could try over easter. There is shadow drawing like this. 

There are also some AMAZING tutorials by a real life illustrator- open the PDF below to find out more. We have also included a link to Oliver Jeffers reading his amazing stories as the art in his books is so inspirational for all ages. 
Illustrations and Inspiration

Open this document for links to illustration step-by-step and inspiring stories.

Challenges and Ideas
We hope some of the challenges, ideas and inspiration below gives you plenty to do over the break.



Learn Something New
Feeling bored? That's normal when you're not able to get out and about! We have included some things for you to learn- perhaps you could learn these new things then teach someone else in your family- or a friend over video chat?



Learn your name as a workout!

Learn Sign Language

Click here for daily, free sign language lessons!

Printable activities & crafts

If you have a printer, why not have a go at some of these crafts? If you don't have a printer, they could still give you some good ideas for things you could make over the Easter break.
For very young children

Please click below for ideas for the very youngest of children, we hope this helps keep the smallest members of your family happy and entertained.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of
all children, and expects our staff and volunteers to share this commitment.