Skip to Content

4 Free Summer Connect The Dots Worksheets For Kiddos

Summertime is full of outdoor fun and activities! It’s also a welcome routine break, but that doesn’t mean learning has to end just because it’s summer vacation.

There are many opportunities to keep kids learning in creative and interesting ways. We all know how easily kids can get bored, so having various activities is essential.

Our summer connect the dots worksheets are the perfect source of entertainment while still stimulating the brain!

These worksheets teach numbers and counting while helping kids with fine motor skills. With different levels of difficulty, our summer connect the dots activities can be enjoyed by kids of all ages.

Not to mention, these worksheets are perfect for packing up and taking on the go! 

Be sure to check out our other summer crafts for kids. Each one is designed to keep kids learning throughout the summer without sacrificing precious moments of fun!

summer connect the dots image collage with the words summer connect the dots

This post may contain affiliate links. As an Amazon Associate and a participant in other affiliate programs, I earn a commission on qualifying purchases. Read our disclosure policy.

Summertime Connect The Dots Printables

swimming boy connect the dots printable

You’ll receive 4 different summer-themed connect the dots printables, including the following:

  • A swimming boy
  • A crab
  • A slice of watermelon
  • A sandcastle

Each printable counts up to a different number, with the highest being 62. Don’t worry if your little one can’t count as high as the number on the page; they can practice connecting lower numbers and work their way up.

Connect the dot worksheets are the perfect tool to help kids with number recognition, counting, and tracing. They can then color in the pictures once they’ve connected all the dots! The coloring aspect of these printables provides extra reinforcement to help kids remember the numbers.

Simply download, print, and get started! These connect the dot printables are the perfect no-prep activity, which is both fun and helps kids develop fundamental skills.

watermelon connect the dots printable

Summer Ideas For Kids

Summer vacation allows you and your little ones to enjoy quality time together.

Whether you’re flying across the world or staying home this summer, we have plenty more summer ideas for kids below.

Kids’ Summer Themed Books

Reading is a great way to keep kids engaged and also help them explore new topics. Parents or educators can look for fun summer-themed books to incorporate into their curriculum for something seasonal and different. 

Sharing a story with your kids helps foster a love of reading and also develops language skills and understanding. When your child hears a story, they’re soaking up vocabulary that can help with their reading and writing. 

Check out our favorite summer-themed books below to keep your kids reading all summer!

How To Catch A Mermaid is the summer version of the classic “How To Catch” series! It’s perfect for mermaid fans and summer lovers alike!

Gorilla Loves Vanilla is all about, you guessed it – ice cream! This silly book will have kids laughing and asking for you to read it again and again.

Goodnight Pirate is a fun bedtime book to read to kids all summer long! They’ll love the illustrations, story, and rhyming words.

crab connect the dots printable

Easy Summer Crafts For Kids

Making simple paper crafts with your kids can have a multitude of benefits. Not only does it give you an opportunity to bond with your children, but it also encourages creativity and imagination, improves motor skills and problem-solving abilities, and promotes patience and perseverance!

Ice Cream Handprint Craft – You don’t have to worry about this icy treat melting in the summer heat! Made with just a few simple supplies and their hands, your little ones can make their very own ice cream cone. Don’t forget the cherry on top to create the perfect summer treat!

Hammerhead Shark Puppet – Do you have any little shark fans? If so, this puppet is sure to be a hit! Kids can easily create this snappy shark with our free downloadable template. Have your kids cut and stick these pieces to create a puppet they can play with all summer long.

summer crafts collage

Mermaid Paper Bag Craft – This super simple craft lets your little merpeople show off their creativity. With the choice of a mermaid or merboy, these paper bag puppets are great for any child. Perfect for a summer party activity or afternoon craft, this mermaid project is always a great option.

Cactus Tissue Paper Craft – If your kids love getting hands-on with art projects, they’ll love this craft! To create the cactus, kids must scrunch up tissue paper and glue it to the paper. This makes it the best tactile craft for young children and will surely put a smile on their faces.

Summer Printable Activities

sand castle connect the dots printable

You don’t have to worry about getting stung with these jellyfish cutting activity pages! Great for fine motor skill development, your kids will love snipping and completing each activity.

Cutting practice lets kids hone their scissors skills, and the fun jellyfish theme will keep them engaged.

There’s no need to walk the plank this summer; our pirate worksheets for kids will keep them entertained and learning!

With a range of activities, including pattern-making and connecting the dots, you can’t go wrong. With each pirate-themed page offering something new, your little mateys will have endless fun!

Summer activities collage

Our shark connect the dot printables are ideal for little ones who love counting and drawing. With multiple shark images to choose from, kids will love joining the dots to reveal their favorite creatures. You could even turn it into a game to challenge their counting skills for a bit of extra fun.

If you have some little bookworms at home, they’ll love these A House for Hermit Crab printables.

Based on the book of the same name, kids can explore the underwater world with these delightful worksheets. With fun activities and even a craft to make, your kids will be swimming in creativity!

Share With Us

Did you make this activity with your kids or students? We’d love to feature them on our social media!

For a chance to have your child’s project featured, simply snap a picture of the completed project and post it to our Facebook page, email it to us directly by clicking here, or use #simpleeverydaymom on your social media!

Free Summer Connect The Dot Worksheets:

Free Summer Connect The Dots

Enter your email address below to download your free summer connect the dots and join my weekly email.

Featured Image

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.


Thursday 22nd of June 2023

Very nice! I was looking for a fun way to finish the year. Awesome


Tuesday 27th of June 2023

Oh, great! Thank you!


Tuesday 24th of March 2020

I am an Italian teacher of English. I teach both at preschoolers and elementary-school pupils. Thank you very much for your useful activities.

Sam T

Wednesday 25th of March 2020

Oh, fun! I'm glad you can use them!

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.