This bumper 25 page learning package can be used for both cultural and religious purposes.
It seeks to give children some background knowledge on SHROVE TUESDAY (Pancake Tuesday) and ASH WEDNESDAY and the significance of these days within the Lenten Cycle and our culture. There are quite a few activities within the package that promote EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE.
The package contains historical and cultural information about the beginning of Lent, as well as ideas for teaching, poems, songs, suggested art/craft responses, activity sheets and extra links.
You can delve into it and choose and adapt the activities for all age levels.