Create Learning Cubes or Christmas Ornaments with the Sorrowful Mysteries of the Holy Rosary Learning Cube Set.
Use this artful Sorrowful Mysteries of the Holy Rosary Learning Cube Set to help children learn about the devotion of the Holy Rosary or even to create an ornament to celebrate Christmas. These cubes are also suitable to use during Lent or to use during Holy Week (Triduum).
Find five pages of cubes and an instruction sheet in this set. On the blocks are classic art images to represent each decade of the Rosary by such artists as Bloch, Bouguereau, Caravaggio, El-Greco, and Chambers. One side of the cube features the name of the Mystery, a short explanation and a scripture reference passage as well.
How to Create the Sorrowful Mysteries of the Holy Rosary Learning Cube Set
First, cut the block piece out on the solid lines. Next, fold the sides and tabs on the dotted lines as indicated. Then, glue or tape in place. Finally, if using the cubes as ornaments, affix the ribbon, yarn, or cording as directed on the instruction sheet.
Create cubes by using plain paper or cardstock. If cardstock is used instead of plain paper, the finished cubes can easily be decoupaged.
Ideas for Using the Sorrowful Mysteries of the Holy Rosary Learning Cube Set
-Create the cubes to stack and decorate a mantle or shelf.
-Make ornaments for a Christmas tree, wreath or garland.
-Use cubes as a tangible way for kids to tell about the individual Joyful Mysteries of the Holy Rosary.
-Fill each cube with goodies or a treat to celebrate Christmas.
-Fill cubes with treats for Christmas stockings.
-Use filled cubes as Christmas party favors or CCD class celebration favor boxes.
Focus: Fine motor skills
Theme: Sorrowful Mysteries, Christmas ornament, learning cube