We have just the thing for you if you’re looking for activities to keep your kids engaged and learning!
Our St. Patrick’s Day cutting practice worksheets are perfect for helping them develop their scissor skills while having fun.
Each activity page will guide your kids through different types of cutting paths, matching the missing half of images, and even practicing their counting. The festive St. Patrick’s Day theme is sure to keep them interested in this educational activity!
Improving scissor skillset is imperative in a child’s development. More specifically, honing important hand-eye coordination, hand strength, and fine motor control. And these worksheets are sure to do just that!
With these abilities, your kids will be able to accomplish more independence as they grow. So grab these printables and use them at home and/or school!
And for even more fun and educational ideas, check out our St. Patrick’s Day crafts & activities!
St. Patrick’s Day Scissor Practice Sheets
Have you noticed your kids having trouble cutting with scissors?
This set of festive scissor practice worksheets is an entertaining and useful way to get them up to speed in the cutting with scissors department.
It’s divided into four worksheets, each featuring fun shapes that correlate with the fun holiday! They include:
- Cut Along The Line Worksheets (2)
- Finish The Picture Cutting Worksheet
- Counting Worksheet
Not only will this help your kids refine their fine motor skills, but it’s also entertaining as well!
St. Patrick’s Day Ideas For Kids
This St. Patrick’s Day, surprise your kids with some festive activities that are also great for learning! From reading themed stories to making crafts, there are endless possibilities to keep them occupied, engaged, and having fun!
Keep reading for our top ideas for kids this St. Patrick’s Day!
St. Patrick’s Day Books For Kids
Reading books to your kids is essential for healthy emotional development and nurturing a lifelong love of learning.
Hearing stories read aloud helps children develop strong literacy skills by exposing them to new vocabulary words and building their understanding!
Some of our top St. Patrick’s Day books include the ones below.
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!
St. Patrick’s Day Crafts For Kids
Letting your kids craft is a great way to help them develop their fine motor skills. Simple activities such as cutting, holding a writing utensil, and folding paper will aid in the development of small muscles in their hands and fingers.
The development of these skills not only prepares them for tasks such as writing or using a computer but also allows them to express creativity while bringing ideas to life!
Baby Yoda Leprechaun Craft – Our baby Yoda leprechaun craft is the perfect way for your kids to celebrate this festive holiday. It’s simple enough that even preschoolers and kindergartners can join in on the fun with a little help. With our template and easy instructions, everyone will have a great time crafting while enjoying the holiday spirit!
Pot Of Gold Card Craft – This card craft is simple and fun to make and it’s perfect for any age. We can’t think of anything more festive than your child making this craft and sending their warmest wishes in the form of a lucky pot of gold!
Shamrock Preschool Craft – Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day with your kids is always a great way to get them excited about the holiday. This shamrock craft is an ideal activity for them to enjoy and will make a lovely little decoration afterward. It requires very few supplies and can be quickly completed, thanks to the addition of the downloadable printable template.
Paper Plate Leprechaun – The perfect way to celebrate the holiday with kids is to try this fun paper plate craft! This activity is an easy and fun way for children to express their creativity. Kids get to practice important fine motor skills by painting, cutting, and gluing each piece of the project.
St. Patrick’s Day Activities For Kids
St. Patrick’s Day is a popular holiday among kids of all ages and to make it even more fun, we’ve created this special St. Patrick’s Day color by numbers! These sheets are perfect as they offer unique designs for children to practice coloring using number recognition. They will also be working on their fine motor skills and color identification in a way that engages them. And the best part? No preparation is required – simply print and the fun can begin!
Kids will love the creativity of making their very own popsicle stick St. Patrick’s Day puppets, and parents will appreciate how incredibly easy these are to make! With our printable template, children can let their imagination run wild as they decide what color they want their puppets to be!
St. Patrick’s Day is the perfect time to break out these printable leprechaun coloring pages! They help kids use their imagination while providing an enjoyable activity that kids will love. With all of their charming details, from the wild red hair they can color in and beard to their pot of gold, your child will be so focused on the task at hand that they won’t even realize all of the skills they are developing through coloring.
Kids can be full of energy and St. Patrick’s day is a great time to bring some fun activities into the home or classroom to help guide their enthusiasm in a positive direction. With these St. Patrick’s Day do a dot printables, kids get the opportunity to have some fun without making a mess! Not only do these activities help keep kids entertained but they also provide an educational opportunity for skills reinforcement.
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