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Santa Claus Fun with Colors and Shapes Preschool Printable Activity - Christmas

More fun with Santa Claus!

Visit the Santa Claus, Elves and Reindeers theme and educational topics in the themes above for various activities to supplement this activity.

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

Materials:

  • printer
  • white paper or card stock
  • coloring tools
  • scissors
  • glue

Instructions:

Color version:
  1. Color the wreath green

  2. Color the bow red

  3. Identify each color and shape

  4. Count the shapes > optional > write numbers in front or behind the shapes

  5. Cut out the shapes and paste on the wreath

Coloring version:

  1. Color the wreath green

  2. Color bow, and Santa's cap red

  3. Have children color the shapes with designated colors > primary and secondary colors, and one more color.

  4. Follow steps steps 3 and 5 above for color version.

Crafty idea > Make an Ornament:

  • Add cotton batting or cotton balls to Santa's beard and cap trim.
  • Cut loosely around the wreath
  • Add string or ribbon to make an ornament.

Templates:

Santa Fun with Colors and Shapes    color   or   B&W

Resources:

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