Mardi Gras, also called Shrove Tuesday, is French for "Fat Tuesday" and reflects the practice of eating lots of rich fatty foods before Lent. It is traditionally a time of carnival and celebration. We have created lots of great colourings, puzzles, word searches and lots more to celebrate the occasion.
Celebrate Mardi Gras with this fun colouring page featuring a decorated carnival mask as well as some of the instruments that would be played at the carnival celebration.
Use beautiful bright colours to colour in this fun Mardi Gras colouring mask. You can cut it out and wear it to join in the celebrations.
Colour in this Mardi Gras mask, cut it out and wear it to the Mardi Gras celebrations. You could even add beads or feathers to make it even more special.
Celebrate Mardi Gras with this great carnival mask colouring page.
There are 18 Mardi Gras related words to find in our fun word search puzzle. The words are located horizontally, vertically and diagonally, how quick can you find them all?
There are 12 words relating to Mardi Gras to find in this fun word search puzzle. We have made it easier for younger children by only including horizontal or vertical words.
How many words can you find in this fun take on the Boggle game? Follow the rules provided on the sheet and don't forget to give yourself double points for any Mardi Gras related words.
Copy this picture of some maracas to celebrate Mardi Gras. Do one square at a time and the picture will soon be complete.
Copy the picture of the trumpet to celebrate Mardi Gras in this fun Mardi Gras music grid copy.
Can you think of a word relating to Mardi Gras for each of the letters of the alphabet? Why not get your class to help out?