The true meaning of Christmas! Grab these printable nativity scene cutouts for a fun and meaningful Christmas craft! Teach your children or students about the birth of Jesus with this free printable nativity scene. These fun Christmas paper dolls are entertaining for kids of all ages.
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Ways to use the nativity scene printables
This is a great craft to use in the month of December! Celebrate the true meaning of Christmas with the free printable nativity scene paper dolls. Use our free resources for at home or in the classroom!
Use as a fun Sunday school class craft! Share with your students about the real Christmas story.
Make your own nativity scene decoration! Setup your nativity characters as a display under your Christmas tree!
Color, cut out and create your own nativity scene with this printable nativity set! Get creative and set up different variations of the nativity scenes! Use the black & white version and color the characters with your favorite colors.
Don’t want to make the nativity dolls? Use these printable nativity figures as nativity coloring pages! A simple Christmas activity.
Use as a fun way to teach all about the birth of Christ and the three wise men.
What does this printable Nativity Scene include?
This printable nativity scene is an easy craft for kids of all ages. It includes 13 different nativity figures available in both black & white and color. Tell the story of the first Christmas with these nativity cut out templates. Fun for both older and younger children.
Joseph Printable Stand-Up Doll
Mother Mary Printable Stand-Up Doll
Baby Jesus Printable Stand-Up Doll
Wise Man #1
Wise Man #2
Wise Man #3
Stable Backdrop Printable
Angel Printable Doll
Lamb Printable Cut Out
The manger/stable backdrop is what helped give shelter. The Star of Bethlehem hangs over the stable as a sign of well wishes.
Donkey Printable Cut Out
Ox Printable Cut Out
Chicken Printable Cut Out
Camel Printable (print out 3 camels – one for each wise man!)
This printable nativity scene also includes a blank (black & white) versions of all nativity scene characters!
How do you put the nativity scene dolls together?
These free nativity printables are easy crafts to assemble! First of all, print out the nativity scene figures with your home printer! Each figure is on one piece of paper.
A tip to keep in mind: The solid lines are the fold lines. The dotted lines are the lines you cut with scissors.
1. If you’re using the black & white version, color your nativity scene with your favorite colors. Looking for some color recommendations? Check out the colors I used for the color version of the nativity scene cutouts.
2. Use scissors to cut along the dotted lines. You should have 2 pieces (the nativity scene figure and the base).
3. Fold along the 2 solid lines.
4. Cut the dotted lines in the center of the character
5. Cut the dotted lines in the center of the base.
5. Connect the 2 pieces at the bottom (at the middle slits), in the center.
6. Make a + shape with the base.
That’s it! No glue, glue stick or paste needed! Just color, cut and fold! Make your free nativity scene paper dolls today! Children of all ages will love this Christmas nativity printable!
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