|plan a spring time
Chocolate carrot search!
This activity idea can be used as an alternative to egg hunt
events and help to build on home-setting relationships where parents
share the planning and event in partnership with their child or children's
VEGAN - VEGETARIAN - GLUTEN FREE
Utilise the activity as a fundraser
if wished and include a raffle, games or enjoy your happenings in celebration
of the season, spring equinox, and the new seasonal growth of both plants
Rabbits, bird chicks and their eggs are all symbols associated with
fertility, babies & the spring's bursts of new life from seeds to
teeny tiny plant tips, eggs to hatchlings and light and dark where on the
day of the equinox the Earth's night time and day time are equal in length.
Chocolate has become a familiar part of the season's celebations
being versatile, tasty and variations that meet dietary needs are now
more easily found. The printables on this page compliment these attributes
and in turn celebrate chocolate itself and what it's come to mean for
For the chocolate gifts ..
A chocolate bar per participant
A carrot label per chocolate bar
Green tissue paper
Double sided sticky tape and stickers
Pen, scissors and basket to store
If holding a raffle to support an event's costs maybe purchase
a cuddle rabbit as top gift and involve local rescue and
rehousing centres to help promote thier pet care, ownership and support/donation
labels blank or coloured with name plaque & Search carrot templates
the search carrots ..
A carrot printout per participant
Laminating pouches and access to a laminator
Scissors, hole punch
Green ribbon or string
your game ..
Wrap each chocolate bar in green tissue paper and
secure along the back.
Fold up one end and secure with tape or a sticker.
Snip the other open end to ressemble carrot leaves
Print and cut out a carrot label and attach to the
front of the chocolate bar with double
sided sticky tape.
Add a name to the label where wanted.
Make the game carrots by printing the templates
to white card and colouring the carrot
bodies orange & leaf area green.
Cut out and laminate.
Hole punch at the carrot top and thread through
a short length of string.
Knot to secure and hang to be found ..
|Event notice slip and
2 chunks of a cadbury dairy milk chocolate bar = 55Kcal - product and nutritional information
food choices by serving bowls of apple slices, carrot sticks, cucumber
rounds and halved grapes to all chocolate carrot receivers ..
Other carrot themed resources
carrots - cut and paste activity sheet
leaf collage craft activity
Diary of a carrot munching wombat and The GIANT carrot story book ..
Carrot catch and dipping sticks game