It’s that time of year again! The Elf on the Shelf is back at it again with his schemes. This year, help your kids remember the importance of being kind to others with these Acts of Kindness Cards. Elves don’t have to be naughty this idea is meant to help your kids be mindful of others and serve others during Christmas time. You will love how simple it is.

Scatter picture of elf on the shelf random acts of kindness . One card highlighted, "Send a text to someone to brighten their day.". Picture of the elf on a shelf.
Kindness Cards are a great way to include kids in Random Acts of Kindness

Random Acts of Kindness Cards-The Purpose of The Elf on a Shelf

These cards are also great for helping them know what it feels like to be kind to others with these simple tasks. So while your elf might be causing all sorts of mischief, make sure they are also encouraging kindness.

Download the free printable cards and print in color on white cardstock.

Printable Kindness Card Download

Want to make your own cards? Here are blank cards that can be edited.

Editable Kindness Cards

Elf on the Shelf Acts of Kindness Cards scattered on a table top.

The cards can be used as simple reminders of the meaning of the season… to share love and kindness. Celebrate each other this Christmas by being kind! This also makes a great gift.

Elf on the Shelf Kindness Cardon top of a red Christmas stocking. Share a Hug

The tasks are small, just a little something to show someone attention and care.

Elf on the Shelf Card in front of a small white Christmas tree. A great way to acknowledge your child's kindness. Card states, You were caught being nice!

There are also cards that acknowledge good deeds.

Kindess Cards Printables for Elf on the Shelf

Your kiddos will be on their way to getting on Santa’s nice side!

Need to introduce your elf? This elf on the shelf calendar is a perfect way!

If you have an elf don’t miss this post if you need  Elf On the Shelf ideas.  These ideas are really clever, I have also included many last-minute ideas that are perfect if you need something you can pull off without any planning.

The best elf on the shelf ideas, rocket ship, paper chain, elf in a box of crunch berries, in a kissing booth, and on the north pole express.,

More fun Christmas ideas!

  • Skipping the elf this year? These Christmas Jokes are great for kids.
  • Printable Christmas Games include funny Christmas party games that the whole family and all your friends can enjoy.
  • Christmas WorksheetsChristmas will help keep kids occupied during the holiday break. Enjoy a variety of different free Christmas printable activities for all ages, including coloring pages, word puzzles, and color by number.
  • Movie Trivia Game  is the best way to entertain trivia-loving guests at your Christmas gathering!
  • How Many Gifts in 12 Days of Christmas is a fun party game to play with friends! A free printable game card makes it easy to execute.
  • Christmas Trivia is a 25-question romp that is sure to spark conversation, debate, and holiday trivia spirit in everyone who plays!
  • Left Right Christmas Game  is a fun gift exchange game to play with friends during the holidays. It’s a simple game, but it can be a lot of fun to see who ends up getting the best gifts.

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  1. Just wanted to let you know, on page two of your printable it says to “put down you phone” instead of “your phone”. Anyway, these are super cute and a great idea to do all year and not just this time of year. Thanks for sharing.

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