Christmas nativity is a scene or set representing the birth of Jesus. Christmas nativity is usually displayed during Christmas time. The Christmas nativity scene usually represents baby Jesus, Mother Mary, and her husband Joseph. There are also other characters represented as well such as the shepherds, sheep, and angels. A Christmas nativity can be displayed using figurines but there is also something called live nativity which is played by actors. Christmas nativity is a tradition during Christmas. It is not just served the purpose of decorations and entertainment only but also serves the purpose of education especially for young children.
Christmas nativity coloring pages are great tools to teach children about the birth of Jesus. There are a lot of Christmas nativity coloring page options starting from the most simple one that only consists of Baby Jesus, Mother Mary, and Joseph, to the more complex with all the supporting characters in it. The simple ones are perfect for younger children such as preschoolers. You can ask them to color the page while you tell them the story about the birth of Jesus. They will have fun while learning and you can have a good quality time with your kids.
You can get Christmas nativity coloring pages at a lot of places. You can get them in any place selling coloring books and art supplies, you can get them in bookstores, you can get them in stationery, and you can also get them online. You can order online the Christmas nativity coloring book at online stores. You can also download it from the internet. There are a lot of it available for free download and you can download and print them for your personal use.
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Yes, you can. You can even ask your kids to participate in this project. This may take more time than making a regular coloring page because, in this nativity coloring page, you need to create a scene. This project also requires some level of artistic talent because you cannot just randomly download some pictures and lay them together. You need to make the whole scene make sense and work together. But you kids will be so happy coloring them knowing that you made all of those coloring pages, so it's worth the effort.
The kid’s understanding of Christmas is about Santa and the gift. As a parent, it’s important to introduce to your kids as soon as they reach the age that you think they can understand.
You can start with a light introduction first, no need to tell them the whole history at an early age.
You can tell that Christmas is a commemoration of the birth of Jesus, whom some people believe is the son of God. It is the day for a celebration of Christ.
Tell them when it will be celebrated, and tell the about your family tradition on that day. Where the family is decorating, baking, and cooking for the dinner together with everyone and friends.
You can include them in an exchanging gifts activity and decorating a tree. You can simply explain the meaning of the ornaments that you use.
Drawing and painting are such favorite activities among kids of any age. Besides bringing so much fun, coloring promotes the kid’s development too.
Remember to take guidance and be active as they explain their interest or their drawing to you.
Sunday school provides a kid’s activity that can get to know more about the bible and Christ. Here’s the activity that can be included in Sunday school: