Christmas is a special time of year that kids love. It’s a time for family, friends, and fun activities. One activity kids often enjoy is coloring!
Since we love coloring pages, we’re adding these free elf coloring pages to share with kids this holiday season.
Download these sheets and you’ll have hours of coloring fun ahead of you! Besides being fun, they’ll also help your kids with fine motor skills and creativity!
Print them out and use them with young kids of all ages. Be sure to also check out all of our elf activities for kids for more Christmas ideas!
Elf Pictures To Color
Inside this elf coloring pages set, we’ve included the following pictures:
- Girl elf sitting
- Boy elf with ornament
- Drumming elf
- Elf with snowman
These printable coloring sheets are perfect if you need a last-minute Christmas activity. Use them at home, in the classroom, or for library storytime!
Christmas Ideas For Kids
Don’t stop the Christmas festivities here! Create a Christmas unit study for kids that will not only be engaging but will also help your children or students learn and practice necessary skills.
The first thing we usually suggest is starting a new unit by reading books on the topic. Reading aloud to kids can help them improve their communication skills, focus, and encourage their curiosity and imagination!
Below are some of the top Christmas books to read to your kids!
Dasher: This wonderfully illustrated Christmas book for kids gives you the back story on one of Santa’s favorite reindeer, Dasher! Girls will especially love to read this since Dasher is a girl.
Construction Site On Christmas Night: Fans of the fun characters of the construction site books have to add this Christmas-themed story to their collection. See how the trucks get ready for Christmas!
How To Catch An Elf: Kids everywhere love the silliness of this Christmas story. The rhymes and the illustrations will draw the kids in as well. This is a Christmas book kids will want to read every year!
We also love to do make lots of holiday crafts during the Christmas season! Add in a few (or all) of these easy Christmas crafts for kids.
- Moving Santa Craft
- Handprint Reindeer Craft
- Free Printable Elf Craft For Kids
- Photo Gingerbread Man Craft
- Christmas Tree Paper Bag Puppet Craft
Help your kids get into the holiday spirit with these fun Christmas pattern block mats. Each mat has a different holiday-themed design which is perfect for developing early math skills and recognizing shapes, colors, or patterns.
Get your kids excited about the holidays with this fun, free printable game. This Roll A Santa game will help them learn to take turns and work on their fine motor skills– all while having lots of holiday cheer! This is an easy activity that you can do at home or in the classroom.
Rudolph is here to save Christmas! Help your kids have a blast this holiday season with this Rudolph playdough kit. This fun sensory activity will keep them busy for hours and it smells so good too. The best part? It can be used at home or in the classroom, making it perfect for educators and parents who are looking to add something new and exciting into their daily routine.
These Christmas do a dot printables will keep your kids entertained while improving their letter recognition, fine motor skills, patterns, and counting. The best part is there’s no prep! Just print and use!
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