I just used this "magic trick" to bring my kids into Lent. Talk about Lent as you do the folds. The part torn off is the bad things we get rid of during Lent. Throw it away. What is left is our ticket into Heaven- as we open our folded paper and find it has turned into a cross.
Looking for ways to introduce the season of Lent to your children? These lenten tags, with ideas for prayer, fasting and alms giving, are simple ways to love the season. This free lenten printable is a tool to help you make the Lenten season meaningful, for you and y our children.