This tale - which is told using sand drawings - will help to develop your child’s language and literacy skills, especially their listening skills. Watching it together is a great way of encouraging your child to enjoy the whole process of storytelling. The activity is also a fun, interactive way for your child to become more aware of cultural festivals and celebrations.
How to extend the magic
Explain to your child that Easter is the most important Christian festival. It celebrates Jesus coming back to life. People often mark Easter time by giving each other cards and chocolate eggs.You can learn more about Easter by visiting the Watch & Listen area of the CBeebies website. Click on ‘Celebrating Easter' and find out what Easter means to one family.