With Father’s Day coming up soon, you may be looking for something easy for the kids to do for him. We suggest something where the kids are able to show off their artistic skills!
These Father’s Day coloring pages are super easy to prepare since all you have to do is download and print them! Kids will love coloring these pages as a gift to Dad or as an activity to do with him!
Find more ideas for Dads with these Father’s Day crafts for kids to make this June!
Dad’s Day Activities
Coloring is a great activity to do together since it’s a good way to chat and bond with each other. These coloring pages feature 3 different scenes of a dad playing with his kids. While the kids are coloring, they can tell you all about their favorite things to do with their dad!
This no-prep activity will be a hit with the kids, plus it’s a great way for them to strengthen their hand muscles, learn to correctly grasp the crayons, and express their creativity!
Get kids excited to celebrate Dad with some fun crafts and activities that are perfect for the holiday. Kids will enjoy being able to create something to give to their dad, and it’s sure to put a smile on his face.
We have a variety of activities to choose from that will fit all sorts of interests the dads in your life may have! Be sure to check out just a few of our favorites below and save them for later!
Father’s Day Books For Kids
As parents, we want the best for our children and one of the best things we can do for their development is to read books to them!
By exposing your children to new vocabulary, different writing styles, and various storylines, you are helping to expand their vocabulary, imagination, and creativity. Additionally, reading aloud to your children has been shown to improve their attention span, focus, and analytical skills which are all vital in their future academic success.
Some of our favorite books about dads are below.
Made For Me – In the sweet children’s book Made For Me, Dad and his child are inseparable. They have so much fun together! Dad is always there for his little one, whether it’s playing ball, reading stories, or just giving big hugs. This special bond between father and child is truly beautiful. Made For Me is a heartwarming story that will fill readers of all ages with love and happiness.
I Love You, Daddy – This is an adorable children’s book about a Little Bear and his Daddy Bear. The cute story follows Little Bear as he goes about his day, doing things that Daddy Bear says he’s ready to try. At the end of the day, they snuggle up together and say goodnight. The book is a sweet and encouraging story for dads and their little ones. It’s sure to bring a smile to any reader’s face.
Just Me And My Dad – This is a cute children’s book about a young boy and his father going camping. The classic illustrations are fun and the story is simple but sweet. The book follows the boy as he and his dad set up camp, fish in the stream, tell ghost stories, and enjoy each other’s company out in nature.
Father’s Day Crafts For Kids
Crafting is an excellent way for kids to foster a love of art and creativity. This beneficial activity also helps kids develop important skills like problem-solving, fine motor skills, and hand-eye coordination.
Keeping their hands and minds busy is also a good way for children to relax and reduce stress, plus they’ll be proud and gain confidence with each completed creation!
Add in some crafts for Dad this Father’s Day:
Turtle Father’s Day Card Craft – Be sure to tell the dads in your life how “turtley” awesome they are with this cute and easy craft. Kids will love being involved in creating something just for Dad with this cute turtle card.
Father’s Day Popscicle Craft – This craft is making me crave a popsicle! Kids will let Dad know that they think he’s the bomb, Pop! with this cute and easy ice pop Father’s Day craft.
Rocket Father’s Day Craft – Kids will have a blast making this cool rocket craft just for Dad! They’ll be able to tell him that he’s out of this world when they customize their own rocket card.
Owl Card Craft – Make this owl card for someone special, like Dad on Father’s Day! There are not too many steps, so it’s great for young kids to make. Grab our free template to get started on this cute craft.
Father’s Day Activities For Kids
Play a little game with Dad or a sibling using these Father’s Day I Spy printables! Kids can race to see who can find all the items that represent dads on these worksheets.
There’s an easy and hard version to choose from depending on your child’s skill level when they search for the hidden pictures.
For some fun with Dad this June, be sure to print out these Father’s Day color by number printables. Kids can give the completed pictures to him or spend time with him coloring.
Kids will be able to work on number and color recognition as they color in each numbered space that reveals different Father’s Day illustrations.
These printable Father’s Day activities are sure to be a hit with your kids. This activity pack is loaded with games and coloring sheets that they’ll have a blast doing. Get kids excited about the upcoming Father’s Day holiday with all these activities featuring their super dad.
For a sweet keepsake for Dad, be sure to have the kids fill out this All About Dad printable. It’s fun to see what kids think of their parents and what sticks out to them.
Once they’ve filled out each of the sections, they can personalize it with a picture of them together and get it all colored in for him.
Fun Father’s Day Finds
- Personalized Daddy’s Grilling Plate
- Personalized Golf Tees For Dad
- No One Measures Up Personalized Tape Measure
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