I found this beautiful idea on pinterest.
It comes from the following website: http://www.trusper.com/tips/Kids-Christmas-Party-Ideas/7120444
And is a wonderful way to help kids remember the Christmas story.
All you need are red and or green “M&M” brand lollies, bags you can seal (zip-loc or staple them shut) and the poem reproduced.
Here’s the photo and poem which goes along with it. I’ve made it large so you can see the words of the poem.
Matthew Chapter One and Luke Chapters One and Two relate the story of the birth of Jesus.