Halette Allard July 5, 2019 Coloring Pages for Toddler
Toddlers just love to draw and color pictures of any kind. It is one of those toddler activities that costs almost nothing. Other than some plain paper and some coloring crayons and pencils. For the little money it costs and the hours of fun kids get from it is one of the most popular toddler activities I know.
Gradually, the art moves on the next stage where children color different images. These days lot of such books is available in the market. You can even select and print pages from online coloring websites. For greater involvement of a child, many such pages and books are based on a theme or style. For instance, cars, Mickey mouse, Superman, Barbie dolls, etc. are some of the themes.
You can create your own book full of simple coloring pages. You only need enough strong quality paper and a creative eye to sketch the images. The images should have thick lines to show distinctive features. You can make coloring books of the alphabet, nature, numbers, the world and countries, animals or cartoons. However, you should keep in mind that the book should not only be a fun filled coloring thing but an educative tool too. In addition, keep it go for simple shapes that even the toddler can try to sketch.
These days color by number books can be found in various forms. You could choose among different fairy tales characters and/or animals, autos and so on and so forth. If your child is in love with Winnie-the-Pooh, then you may find a lot of colour by number games with the heroes of this toon. Today the Internet simplified looking for info. And coloring pages took advantage of the Internet progress.
Make a garden, a mountain, river with boats, fishes and a wide mouthed crocodile. Draw a star, sing a rhyme on astronomy and let your child color all the pictures. Clap hard and praise well ignoring the mess. Draw an edge for them near the outline and tell them to color the hair in black, brown or golden. They will slowly become independent and present you a colored picture for approval. Outline alphabets, balls, houses, blocks and get them to know about magenta, turquoise and ash blue. Mix colors for them. Teach them to count and recognize words but end the revisions with coloring.
Almost all types of alphabet coloring pages and printable materials feature school compatible Standard Block Print or D'Nealian Modern Block Print handwriting guidelines. Thus you don't have to worry about the standards of the coloring pages for children. All the color/sans color printed alphabet coloring pages can be used as teaching aid, education display poster, decorate rooms of your children, homemade alphabet boot, coloring book and also theme alphabet coloring book. The alphabets from the printed pages can be cut into basic shapes too to make homemade puzzles for making study of alphabets more interesting.