There are SO many reasons why kids love these back to school coloring pages for preschool. Firstly, preschool coloring pages can be so relevant to learning. Using some simple school supplies, it’s a great way to get those fine motor skills going!
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Free printable coloring pages
Kids love these coloring pages not only because of the graphics, but they will also need to use their critical thinking skills to complete the prewriting lines on the rainbow.
School time can be so much fun!
These school theme activities are perfect for when you need some quick fillers for the end of the day, the start of the day or even some take home activities.
Free editable name tags for elementary kids.
These printables are in PDF format, you will need to have the free version of Adobe to download these and use the editable sections.
What a fun way to add some excitement to the start of school!
First week of school crafts
These free printables double as a craft activity too, you can have kids color the rainbow and cut it out along with their names.
I like getting the kids to use qtips to paint these fun coloring pages.
Name games and printables for kids, great ideas for back to school!
These free back to school cute coloring pages are a hit each year for me. I prepare them with some qtips, crayons and pencils for them to even rainbow trace their names.
I love these school buses themed coloring pages from the Primary Sisters too:
School coloring sheets
Kids of all ages like these printable activities because they get to do several things in one activity.
I didn’t want to only have them color in the pictures, I wanted something more challenging for kids and I also wanted to personalise it with their names.
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This free download comes in blacklines along with instructions on how to add the names to the mats.
This is a great activity for back to school too, little kids just starting school love the personalised pages.
You can definitely have these working for different grade levels too.
Teaching Days of the Week
When kids return to school, it’s essential that we also give them plenty of practice on learning the days of the week. I have shared all about a digital activity on TinyTap which targets this skill.
See how Melissa from the Imagination Soup outlines clever ways to teach days of the week through songs, books and more!
Fun activity for learning different colors
Coloring is a great way to relax and destress even for kids. It also helps kids develop their skills in art and drawing. Here are some back to school coloring pages for you to print out and enjoy!
Coloring is an activity that has been around for generations. It has been used as a form of relaxation, therapy, and even education.
Coloring books can be found in stores near any checkout counter, but what about when you want something more?
More back to school printable activities:
- Back to school handprint craft preschool
- Amazing Back to School Hacks and Teaching Ideas
- Fun First day of School Handprint Template Download
- Free Uppercase Matching Clip Cards Back to School
- 12 Free Back to School Kindergarten Activities
The internet provides many opportunities for people who love coloring to create their own masterpieces with the use of digital coloring tools like Photoshop or Illustrator.
However, it can be difficult for those who don’t have access to these tools or the time needed to learn how to use them.
Benefits of coloring for kids
Coloring is a great way to stimulate and develop your child’s creativity.
Coloring can be used as a tool for relaxation. It has been shown to reduce stress levels and help with insomnia.
The act of coloring can also help children focus on the present moment and not worry about the future or past.
It helps them express their feelings in a safe way which is great for people who are struggling with emotions.
Back to school quotes and funny relatable scenes all teachers relate to!
It can also be used as an educational tool to teach children about shapes, letters, numbers, animals and more!
Start of the new school year free printable pack
See some of my favorite coloring pages by other talented bloggers below, then be sure to pick up your free download of the school rainbow editable book at the end of this post.
Justine Marie Weather printables showing sun, rain, tornado, umbrella and clouds. Weather color by number.
Lisa Thompson Looking for something fun and educational for your kids? You’ll want to print The Alphabet Coloring Pages for them!
Back to School Coloring Pages for Preschool Download
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