Everyone likes to color. Kids love to color. Spring is the perfect time to encourage this activity. In school if it is raining and the children can’t go outside for recess a coloring activity is perfect. At home a coloring page with a promise of display on the refrigerator is all a child needs to produce a masterpiece. Color along with your child and have him or her pick the colors you use and create a masterpiece together. Talk about your color choices and why you should use a specific color and see what your child has to say. Print a page that is already in color and have your child try to match it with their coloring. There are endless ways to make coloring fun. The following websites have free coloring pages that you can enjoy with your child or your classroom.
This website contains coloring pages that are specially geared for young children. They contain one big picture such as a flower or a picnic so that young children can color and not become overwhelmed with intricate lines and details.
This website contains a plethora of fun spring activities. There are coloring pages that are grid coloring pages and numerous coloring pages of flowers, a butterfly, Greetings, and more. In addition to coloring pages there are board games, writing prompts and other activities to enrich your class activities.
This website contains free coloring pages. It does cater to the young. The pictures are large and contain a single image father than many details. There are pictures of a pinwheel, rainbow, raindrop, kite, and much more. This website contains other crafts and activities for older children as well.
This website is perfect for homeschooled children. It allows the child to paint the picture online by clicking the paint brush and color and color the picture. You can also print the picture to color the old fashioned way. There are numerous options to ‘paint’ online or to print. This will teach your child hand eye coordination and computer skills in addition to having fun.
This website contains activities that are geared for young children. It has material specifically created for young children, toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergarten aged children. The pages available that children can color and learn the alphabet are flowers, kites, leafs, rainbows, and umbrella. There are other coloring pages such as a bear cub with flowers, bird with flowers, bunny with flowers (there are many bunny options), Butterfly and flowers (there are many butterfly options), ducklings, kites, and many more.
This website is unique. It has coloring pages that can be printed in black and white and in color. A fun activity for children would be to print the color version and challenge the children to make their picture look just like it. There are pictures of Butterflies and flowers pictures to color. There are also books that help children to learn to read. These books can be printed in black and white for the children to color while they are learning to read.
This website contains numerous coloring pages. These pages are best suited for early elementary children. Examples of pages to color are bird house, bird nest, flower, kite, bunny, spring house, tulip, umbrella and many more. These make perfect bulletin board decorations when complete.
This website contains pictures for older children to color. It contains intricate pictures that might frustrate younger pictures. Some examples of pictures on the site include mom and daughter gardening, bunnies with flowers, dad and son flying a kite, and boy with kite.
There are so many things that can be done with coloring activities the possibilities are endless. Enjoy the fun times that are sure to follow with these activities.