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Who says that silly Elf on the Shelf character always needs to be up to no good? Give him (or her) a break from squeezing toothpaste all over the bathroom counter and making snow angels in the flour. And let your Elf do some good!
From getting the kids to donate their gently used toys to letting someone know you love them, there are plenty of elfin’ ways to spread goodwill. Here are 10 fun and easy ideas for using the Elf on the Shelf to sprinkle kindness and cheer throughout the holiday countdown!
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10 Fun, Easy Kindness Ideas for Elf on the Shelf
It never ceases to amaze me the elfish antics one little guy (or gal and now their pets) can get into in a mere 24 days around the house! But give your elf crew a break from their silliness and get the kids to do the elfin’ work with these easy DIY kindness ideas.
Elf on the Shelf Printable Good Deed Cards
Use your Elf to spread joy and happiness with these printable good deed cards that you can personalize for your family as well.
Elf on the Shelf Printable Random Acts of Kindness
Give your Elf a break from a naughtiness with these Random Acts of Kindness printable cards.
Elf on the Shelf Toy Declutter with Printable Poem
Cute rhyming poem that encourages kids to declutter, sort and maybe even clean their rooms. Then drop off their toy, book and clothing donations for other children to enjoy this holiday season.
Source: Crafting Kind Kids
Acts of Christmas Kindness Printables
These beautifully designed Elf on the Shelf kindness printables can be used from Thanksgiving all the way to December 25th.
24 Days of Elf on the Shelf Kindness
Replace 24 days of mischief with 24 days of kindness! And encourage the true meaning of the season with these sweet printable idea cards.
10 Ways to Spread Kindness with Elf on the Shelf
Elf on the Shelf Toy Drive Donation
Use Elf on the Shelf for the kids to buy a toy for another boy or girl, then donate to a local toy drive.
Source: DIY Inspired
Elf on the Shelf Kindness Challenge
Fun ways to trick the kids into performing 24 days of Christmas kindness with printable good deed challenge cards.
Elf on the Shelf Kindness Chart
From the Big Guy himself, a downloadable chart with 25 ways kids can spread some Elf on the Shelf kindness!
Use Elf on the Shelf for Toy Donation
Help make some space for the new goodies Santa will bring by having the kids declutter and donate their gently used toys and books.
Elf on the Shelf Classroom Notes
Perfect for a classroom, boy/girl scout troop or Sunday school! Encourage Elf on the Shelf niceties with your group this season.
How can you be a KIND elf this season? Let me know in the comments.
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