Published at Sunday, December 15th 2019, 21:16:39 PM. Animal Worksheet. By Arthur Chin.
Elementary school is a tough time in the lives of many children. Most kids report a lot of boredom at school. They hate homework and would rather be playing outside. Although recess is fun, most of their time is spent doing some things that they find boring. Perhaps this is a good idea given that some kids will end up doing a job they don't like! However, shouldn't elementary school be a time when kids have some fun? Obviously you need to teach them some critical skills, but it is also important for them to enjoy themselves.
Have the children color various animals in whatever way they like. If a child wants to color a monkey purple allow them to do so. Then cut up various parts of the colored images. Cut the body parts off of the animals and place them in a pile on a table. Then have the kids assemble animals out of the parts. The final product will be a remarkable and weird compilation. This exercise usually really gets the kids laughing as they create funny and weird animals.
Ask the children to color animals and plants appropriately. Many kids just like to color with any color in the set. However, you can teach them important things about animals and plants by making them use the correct colors. As children become excited about coloring, certain animals they begin to learn more about them. Have competitions where a child is to color a certain animal from a picture. You will soon find that the preschoolers are much quicker to identify different types of animals this way.
Kids can be proud of their colorful art creation! Hang their work around the house, use them at parties, frame them, take them on trips or give them as gifts. Coloring can be a fun learning experience, when spending time with a child. Ask questions about the images be colored. Fun trivia questions help to stimulate thinking and conversation. There are lots of ways to use free coloring sheets! There are so many cool images to choose, enough to last for hours or even days!