Coloring together can be such a great way to spend time together. You don’t have to concentrate a whole lot, it’s fairly repetitive which is also relaxing, and you can chat while you do it.
What’s better? You can incorporate it into any lesson if you want bonus learning to happen – but you can make it as simple or complex as your day calls for. Incredibly busy day? Simply choose your tool and fill in the blank spaces. Find yourself with a little energy at the end of the day still? Add in discussing animal noises or other pieces of information.
Did your day run you? Print one out and have a quiet coloring break where you admire each other’s work. Did you run the day? Add a splash of learning into the mix with parts of animals, names of animals, or colors for little ones. Maybe habitats for kiddos who are a little older.
Let your imagination run wild while you connect over shades, hues, and combinations. With 24 pages (some better suited to adults/older children than others), you’ll find a printable color page for everyone in the family.
If coloring isn’t in the cards, then refer to the 20 other arts, crafts, and ideas for you to pull from and spend a quick minute together. Nothing needs to be difficult or complicated… certainly not expensive.
Print once, print multiples, or print one at a time – once you get them, download and hang on to the pages for a rainy day. Working on mermaids? There’s a printable page for that. Farm animals on the docket? Got you covered. Maybe your little is into frogs and butterflies. You guessed it – there’s a page included for them.
Now, pick your daily dose of design and get your artistic apron on. Go make some memories!