If you’re teaching your children the story of Jesus’ birth, these Nativity Crafts for Kids may come in handy. They’re a great way to talk about and reinforce the story with your little ones. From decorations to Nativity sets that allow the kids to act out the story, there are some really lovely ideas below to choose from.
Many of the craft projects below use simple materials that you likely have on hand or can pick up at your local dollar store. These are fun family activities that keep the focus on the reason for the season.
Nativity Crafts for Kids
This nativity ornament gets even prettier once it’s lit up. So easy to make!
Story stones are an easy way to tell a story and act it out. These ideas are perfect for the Christmas story and the symbols are easy to paint.
Create an entire nativity set and watch your children act out the Christmas story again and again.
This would be a lovely handmade Christmas card that kids could make for someone special.
Hang these banners on a wall or mantel for a lovely holiday decoration.
This would look beautiful in any window or in your front door!
Create this miniature Nativity scene to display in your home or add a hanger to it to turn it into an ornament.
A nativity made of Lego? Yes! What a fantastic idea for your little Lego fans.
This ornament would certainly be a keepsake for years to come!
Handprint and footprint art is not only fun to make but it’s a sweet sentimental keepsake too.
How sweet is this little Christmas ornament depicting the holy family and the star of Bethlehem!