Easter in the_usa

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Easter in the_usa

  1. 1. Easter in the USA<br />
  2. 2. TraditionalEasterCustoms<br />Decorating Eggs <br />On the Saturday before Easter, it is common to paint or decorate eggs.<br />The egg is a symbol of the resurrection of Jesus.<br />Traditionally, we paint real chicken eggs.<br />Now, it is more popular to buy chocolate eggs or plastic eggs filled with candy.<br />
  3. 3. DecoratingEggs<br />
  4. 4. TraditionalEasterCustoms<br />The Easter Bunny<br />The tradition of the Easter Bunny originated in Germany, and was brought to the US by German immigrants in the 18th century.<br />The Easter Bunny is a rabbit who brings Easter eggs, chocolates, or other sweets to children on Easter Sunday.<br />He brings these sweets in a basket, called an Easter Basket.<br />
  5. 5. TheEasterBunny<br />
  6. 6. EasterBasket<br />
  7. 7. TraditionalEasterCustoms<br />Easter Egg Hunt<br />The Easter Bunny hides Easter Eggs (usually chocolate eggs or plastic eggs filled with candy) either in the house or outside the house.<br />Children search for the eggs on the morning of Easter Sunday, called an “Easter Egg Hunt”.<br />
  8. 8. EasterEggHunt<br />

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