Do your children like counting down the days until Easter? Here are a few free printable calendars we found floating around online. They help children to visualize the 40 penitential days of Lent, and can also be colored. If there is room to write on the blank squares/circles, children can write things to do, things to pray for, or citations for verses read and studied.
I like this cute, hand drawn version from Scribd.com:
The Growing Families blog shared this calendar:
This one comes courtesy of A Living Garden. Children (especially toddlers) might like marking each day with a small sticker, instead of coloring the circles in.
I found this one online, but could not discern proper image credits:
And from the Catechist’s Journey blog: