Whales have long captured kids’ imaginations thanks to their immense size, captivating songs, and mysterious underwater world.
To fuel this fascination, our whale dot to dot printables will have your kids exploring the ocean’s depths in no time! Each cute, eye-catching illustration is ready for your child to fill in the blanks and connect the dots.
Dot to dots are not only fun, but they’re also valuable educational tools. This activity encourages your child to practice counting, hand-eye coordination, and attention to detail.
Once the dots are connected, they can get creative and add colors to each whale!
Download and print our whale dot to dot pages for a whale-ly good time!
Also, check out our other dot to dots printables for even more fun! They’re the perfect no-prep activity for at home or in the classroom.
Free Whale Printables
We love our whale dot to dots, and we know your kids will too!
There are 3 different designs to choose from, each with varying difficulty levels. Let your children use crayons, markers, or colored pencils to make these vibrant creatures come to life!
Not to mention, our dot to dot pages are the perfect way to combine learning with fun. This activity encourages kids to practice counting and number recognition and even introduces sequencing.
Your little learners can also work on their fine and gross motor skills as they grip the pencil, join the dots, and color in each design.
These vital skills are invaluable in helping kids develop a strong foundation for both art and math. So get ready for a splash of fun and education with our whale dot to dots!
Ideas For Under The Sea Theme
Are you planning an under the sea theme learning unit? Or perhaps an ocean-themed
birthday party? Well, have we got some ideas for you! There are so many ways to bring the
wonders of the sea into your kid’s activities.
Keep reading to discover some of our favorite ocean ideas below!
Ocean Animal Books For Kindergarten
Children who are read to early on have improved literacy skills, stronger vocabulary, and better cognitive abilities. Sharing books with your children can also foster a love of learning and spark their imagination!
It’s a perfect bonding activity that can open up discussions about the story, morals, and characters. Plus, it’s a great excuse to put down the screens and unplug from technology for a while.
So, grab a book, snuggle up with your little ones, and let the adventures begin!
The Snail and the Whale– Julia Donaldson, author of the famous book The Gruffalo, brings kids another fun book about an unlikely set of friends. Snail and Whale have lots of fun together in this colorful book!
Shark Lady– This children’s book is based upon the true story of Eugenie Clark, aka, The Shark Lady. Learn about her love of sharks, her discoveries, and the inspiring message of going after what you want in life.
The Rainbow Fish -This is a classic children’s book with a wonderful message for children. In it, a fish learns to share his favorite possession, his glittery scales, with his friends!
Ocean Themed Craft Ideas
Whale Name Craft – This cute whale name craft is fun to make while still being educational. Our free template helps your little learners practice spelling their names in a super creative way. They’ll feel proud as punch when they hang their masterpiece up for all to see!
Shark Tissue Paper Craft – Take a bite out of boredom with our shark tissue paper craft! This tactile activity encourages kids to use their fine motor skills as they glue tissue paper onto their sharks.
It’s a great way to teach your kids about sharks and promote creativity while they work.
Handprint Jellyfish Craft – Add a splash of color to your ocean-themed activities and have your kids make their own jellyfish.
This craft only requires some simple supplies and is sure to make a lasting memory. Your kids will love tracing their hands to create the wriggly jellyfish tentacles!
Seahorse Craft for Preschool – Bring the ocean to you with our watercolor seahorse craft! Kids of all ages will love creating these beautiful seahorses using paint, paper, and scissors.
Watercolor isn’t just fun; it’s also a great way to learn the basics of color mixing and blending!
Kindergarten Ocean Activities
Our shark activity pages will have your kids swimming in the sea of knowledge! With activities including graphing, counting, and matching, these pages are jam-packed with fun and education. Your kiddos will love mastering these activities with the help of their shark friends!
Learning doesn’t have to be a chore when you have these whale worksheets. This super cute printable activity set combines letter recognition, handwriting, and whale anatomy in one. Perfect for kindergarteners and preschoolers, these worksheets will make learning fun and interactive.
If your kids love dot to dot activities, then you have to try our octopus connect the dots. These pages offer everything you need to keep your kids entertained and engaged in learning. As they connect each dot to complete their octopus, your little ones will better understand numbers and counting!
Get ready for some hands-on learning fun with these ocean colors playdough mats. With bright illustrations and engaging activities, these mats are a great way to introduce your little ones to the colors of the ocean. Your kids will love using these mats to practice their color recognition and fine motor skills!
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