The Christmas season is a time for family, friends, and of course, baby Jesus! This year, get your kids excited about the holiday with this fun and free printable nativity scene playset. With this playset, they can act out the story of Jesus’ birth and learn about the true meaning of Christmas.
The Nativity Scene
The nativity scene is a popular depiction of the birth of Jesus Christ. It usually includes a stable, Mary, Joseph, baby Jesus, the three wise men, and sometimes even animals like donkeys and sheep. The scene is meant to represent the humble beginnings of Jesus and his family.
This printable nativity scene playset includes all of those elements and more! Your kids will love acting out the story of Jesus’ birth with their very own nativity scene. Plus, they can color in each piece to make it their own.
The Birth of Jesus Christ
The story of Jesus’ birth is one that has been told for centuries. In the Christian faith, Jesus is seen as the son of God who was born to save mankind from their sins. The story goes that Mary, Joseph, and baby Jesus were visited by three wise men who brought them gifts. The nativity scene is meant to depict this story and teach children about the true meaning of Christmas.
This Christmas season, get your kids excited about the holiday with this free printable nativity scene playset! With this playset, they can act out the story of Jesus’ birth and learn about the true meaning of Christmas. Plus, they can color in each piece to make it their own. So print out this playset today and let your kids have a blast reenacting the birth of baby Jesus!
What Does Our Free Printable Nativity Scene Playset Include?
Your free printable kit includes:
- A nativity scene background that can be used as is or cut out and attached to a larger piece of paper if desired.
- Printable figures to color and print out. There are multiples of many of the figures so you can pick out the ones you prefer or so you can change around which part of the story you are discussing. Don’t worry about cutting the figures out perfectly. Just cut around each leaving a bit of a boundary. This makes them easier to hold for little hands.
Download Your Printable Nativity Scene
All the pages in this kit are meant to be printed single sided. This playset will last longer if printed on cardstock. Don’t have a printer? You can download the pdf onto a memory stick and take it into Staples or your library to print. Easy peasy!
Click on the image below to access the printable pdf or click on our Printable Nativity Link.
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