Here is the first page of our Nativity story printable. Once upon a time, a very long time ago, a young girl called Mary was visited by an angel. He told her that God wanted her to have a very special baby, and that she was to call the baby Jesus.
The Nativity Story Printable
Enjoy our printable telling of the Nativity Story - a simple 10-page version for younger children, with colouring pages.
Here's the final page of our printable version of the Nativity story. Mary and Joseph knew that they must keep their little baby safe from harm, as he was God's son.
Page 2 of our Nativity story printable. A little while later, Mary was married to Joseph. Even though she was going to have her baby very soon, they had to make a long journey to a little town called Bethlehem to pay a tax.
Page 3 of our Nativity story printable. When they arrived in Bethlehem, there was so many people there already that Joseph couldn't find anywhere for them to stay. Poor Mary! Finally a kind inn-keeper told Joseph that they could stay in his stable with the animals.
Page 4 of our Nativity story printable. Joseph and Mary settled down and there, among the animals, Mary had her baby! They wrapped little Jesus up warm and settled him into a manger filled with straw, as they had no cradle in the stable.
Page 5 of our Nativity story printable. Meanwhile, on the hills outside Bethlehem, some shepherds noticed a bright star in the sky. They had never seen anything like it before, and were frightened. An angel appeared and told them not to be frightened.
Page 6 of our Nativity story printable. The shepherds went to Bethlehem to see the baby, bringing him gifts. They were filled with joy when they saw the baby Jesus, and they worshipped him. They told Joseph and Mary what the angel had said.
Page 7 of our Nativity story printable. Far away, three wise men who studied the stars noticed a new, bright star in the sky. They knew that when a new star appeared, it could mean that a great new ruler had been born. They wanted to meet this great new ruler.
Page 8 of our Nativity story printable. The wise men decided to follow the star to see what they could find. They set out on a great journey.