Color by number worksheets for kindergarten are a fantastic developmental activity for little ones. They are similar to standard coloring pages. However, your kiddo will need to use the legend to figure out which colors to use on different parts of the page.
Benefits Of Color By Number Worksheets For Kindergarten
Develop Number Recognition
In order to complete color by number worksheets for kindergarten, little ones need to match the number on the color key to the numbers on the worksheet. This is fantastic for number recognition development.
Learn To Follow Instructions
Following instructions is an important skill to develop. The better understanding of this process your kiddo has, the easier they will be able to follow the direction to reach their end goal.
Development of Fine Motor Skills
Coloring by numbers worksheets helps little ones develop the fine motor skills which will aid their reading and writing. It also helps with developing their hand-eye coordination, their dexterity, and skills with manipulating tools.
Development Of Focus
Because the number legend tells us which color is supposed to be used on different parts of the picture, your little one has to focus and concentrate to ensure that they color the correct number to match the color on the legend.
Learn To Finish What They Start
Little ones are encouraged to finish the picture because they want to see the end result. In doing so, this generates a feeling of accomplishment and pride in themselves.
Encourages Children To Be Creative
Coloring comes with many benefits, but not all kids like to color. However, color by number worksheets provides them with a “Safe Zone” to express their creativity.
Coloring is also presented as a game. This encourages participation.
As your little one colors the “color by number worksheets” and they see the end result, they develop confidence. This can lead to future coloring, painting or creative activities.
Learning To Use A Legend
In order to successfully complete color by number worksheets for kindergarten, your little one has to learn to use a legend.
Below are several color by number worksheets, some harder than others. Choose the best level for your child, and print.
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