It’s that time of year again!
St. Patrick’s Day is here and kids everywhere are getting excited to dress up in green, parade around with shamrocks, and do fun leprechaun activities.
These free printable leprechaun coloring pages are perfect for kids of any age – toddlers through early elementary schoolers will love them!
They’re so simple your kids won’t even know they’re exercising their creativity or practicing fine motor skills because they’ll be having too much fun coloring these little guys in.
Download them and use them this March! Also, be sure to check out all of our St. Patrick’s Day crafts for kids for more easy ideas.
St. Patrick’s Day Coloring Pages
Inside this freebie set, we’ve included the following pages:
- Dog with leprechaun hat
- Leprechaun inside pot of gold
- Leprechaun, pot of gold, and rainbow
- Happy leprechaun walking
- Pot of gorl with leprechaun hat
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St. Patrick’s Day Ideas For Kids
Continue on with the leprechaun festivities all through the week or month of St. Patty’s Day! We’ve got great ideas below to keep your kids engaged, learning, and most importantly, having fun!
First, start with books. Reading to your kids is a great way to help them increase their vocabulary, exercise their imagination, and develop a life-long love of reading.
Grab these books from Amazon or see if your local library has them!
Pete The Cat: The Great Leprechaun Chase is a must-have for Pete the Cat fans! Join Pete as he tries to catch an elusive leprechaun.
How To Catch A Leprechaun is a silly book that’s, you guessed it, about catching a leprechaun! Read this book and then let your kiddos build their own trap and start a family tradition.
There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Clover is another book kids can’t get enough of. See what the old lady is doing this St. Patrick’s Day!
Need more book suggestions? Check out our favorite leprechaun books for kids!
No holiday is complete without some fun crafts! Crafting can benefit kids in a variety of ways including the practice of scissor skills, following directions, creativity, and more.
Add in some or more of our St. Patrick’s Day crafts for kids below:
Pot Of Gold Card Craft – This easy card craft is perfect for kids. They’ll love making this simple card to give to someone special on St. Patrick’s Day. The free template makes it easy to create, and they can have fun making as big a pile of gold coins as they want!
Shamrock Preschool Craft – Learn how to make a cute, easy paper shamrock craft that kids will love! This is an activity they can do on their own or with friends. It’s perfect for St. Patrick’s Day.
Paper Plate Leprechaun Craft – Kids can make their own paper plate leprechaun craft with our easy template. This activity is perfect for the whole family and makes a great St. Patrick’s Day decoration! All you need are some basic supplies like paper plates, paint, scissors, glue sticks, and paper to complete your project.
Leprechaun Minion Craft – Looking for a fun St. Patrick’s Day activity? This leprechaun minion craft is perfect for kids of all ages and will only take about 20 minutes to make!
Looking for some fun St. Patrick’s Day activities to keep the kids busy? These St. Patrick’s Day do a dot printables are perfect! They help with number and letter recognition and also provide fine motor practice. Plus, they’re just plain fun!
Add in some sensory play with this St. Patrick’s Day sensory bin. It’s sure to provide your kids with hours of fun play!
These St. Patrick’s Day preschool printables can help kids practice learning numbers, letters, handwriting, and more.
Practice scissor skills with these St. Patrick’s Day cutting activity pages.