Book Wombat Divine by Mem Fox
Create a nativity scene (also called a Crèche)
You will need:
A small box for the manger.
Toys to be the characters in the story
Or you can print out a Paper Crèche
Print on cardstock paper. These crèche figures can be colored and cut out, to create your nativity scene.
- Find a space for the shepherds and sheep to graze until Christmas Eve
- Listen to a Christmas carol while you create your nativity scene.
Away in a manger https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HuF-D7eaars
O Little Town of Bethlehem https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cpHY3jU27dc
- Have the wise men travel around that house and arrive at the manger on Epiphany (Jan. 6).
Thank you for the baby Jesus.
Thank you for the singing angels.
And thank you for the happy shepherds and the kind animals.
We also thank you for ________ (each member of the family adds their “thank you”)
(Say the Lord’s Prayer)