Print out this advent wreath printable, and colour it in. Now cut out the candles and the wreath, and stick one candle into place for each week or advent.
Advent Wreath Printable Activity
Try an advent calendar with a difference - an advent paper chain. It is fun for the kids to make themselves and is an economical - as well as decorative, alternative to the shop-bought advent calendars.
Here's a fun printable advent calendar for younger children. It involves colouring, hunting for numbers and sticking too - what could be better!