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Christmas Tree Fun with Colors and Shapes Preschool Printable Activity

Christmas Tree Fun with Colors and Shapes Preschool Printable Activity

More fun with Christmas trees!

Materials:

  • printer
  • paper or card stock
  • scissors
  • glue
  • coloring tools for B&W template

Instructions:

Skills: Pre-handwriting [tracing], shapes and colors recognition, counting, scissor cutting skills, hand and eye coordination [match and paste]

Print the color version for ages 4 and under or coloring version for ages 4+

Color version >
  1. Identify each shape and color
  2. Count the shapes > optional > write numbers in front or behind the shapes
  3. Cut out the shapes
  4. Match and paste the shapes on the tree
  5. Write a short holiday message or child's name in the tree base

Coloring version >

  1. Suggestion: Print to light green paper.
  2. Have children trace and color the shapes with designated colors > primary and secondary colors, and one more color.
  3. Follow steps 3 to 5 above for color version.

Crafty idea > Make an Ornament

  • Paste large craft sequins or small seasonal stickers inside the shapes.
  • Cut loosely around the tree.
  • Add string or ribbon to make an ornament.

Templates:

christmas tree fun colors and shapes printable activitycolor version

christmas tree fun colors and shapes printable activitycoloring version

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