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Christmas Coloring Prewriting & Craft Page Templates

Download and print these Christmas Coloring Prewriting & Craft Page Templates to use at home, in your child care or preschool program. Expand the use of the Christmas coloring pages to use them in various ways including painting, tracing, collaging, crafting and writing. Create a coloring or rewriting book to support writing and fine motor development. Add the Christmas pre-writing pages to your writing center and encourage creative art experiences by adding them to the art center.

wreath coloring page with tracing letters spelling "wreath" and Christmas cookie coloring page with the word "cookies"

Preview of Christmas Coloring Pages

Look at the coloring pages you can print and color or paint to celebrate the Christmas season.

Christmas Bells Coloring Page

Do you hear the Christmas bells ringing? Add some nostalgia and traditional Christmas fun to your holiday celebrations with this coloring page. Add glitter to the bow or bell.

Christmas bells coloring page
Christmas candle coloring page

Christmas Candle Coloring Page

Light a Christmas Candle and enjoy the warmth of the holiday season. The first Christmas lights were candles. Paint with watercolors and add a soft candle glow to the background of the page.

Candy Cane Coloring Page

Children love the shape of the candy cane and with so many different flavors to choose from, there’s one for every taste! Make up your own flavor and color the candy cane those colors.

candy cane coloring page
Christmas tree coloring page

Christmas Tree Coloring Page

It wouldn’t be Christmas without coloring a Christmas tree page! Add painted fingerprints to the ornaments or sparkly round stickers.

Christmas Cookies Coloring Page

Make yummy Christmas cookie coloring pages extra special by adding glitter or sprinkles. The cookies feature a star snowflake, a gingerbread man, and a gingerbread house.

Christmas cookies coloring page
Elf coloring page

Elf Coloring Page

The funny little elf is back! Color the elf a festive Christmas costume and learn to write the word “elf.” What will you name your elf?

Gingerbread Man Coloring Page

Making gingerbread is a fun holiday tradition. What candies can you glue to your gingerbread man page?

gingerbread man coloring page
Christmas holly coloring page

Christmas Holly Coloring Page

Beautiful Christmas holly is a natural symbol of the season.

Hot Cocoa Coloring Page

The cold weather means hot cocoa and lots of marshmallows! Make some hot cocoa and color a cup. Who would you like to share a cocoa with?

hot cocoa coloring page
string of Christmas lights coloring page

Christmas Lights Coloring Page

Make a string of colorful Christmas lights. What colors of lights are your favorite?

Winter Mittens Coloring Page

Make matching mittens by coloring the mitten pattern. Try adding some glitter for snow.

mittens on a string coloring page
Christmas ornament ball coloring page

Christmas Ornament Coloring Page

Shiny ornaments on the tree bring the Christmas wonder. Paint the ornaments with metallic paint.

Poinsettia Coloring Page

The poinsettia is a Christmas flower native to Mexico. Its name comes from the English man Joel Roberts Poinsett, the first United States Minister to Mexico. He introduced the plant to the US in 1825. Traditionally poinsettia plants are red with green foilage, but now many colors exist.

Poinsettia Coloring Page
Christmas Presents Coloring Page

Christmas Presents Coloring Page

One of the most exciting parts of Christmas for children are the presents! What is on your wishlist? What presents would you like to give to your family?

Reindeer Coloring Page

Santa has nine reindeer in total! The legendary names are Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner, Blitzen, and Rudolph. What color is Rudolph’s nose?

Reindeer Coloring Page
Santa coloring page

Santa Coloring Page

He’s the man of December! What a jolly man with this red suit, white beard and ho, ho ho-s!

Santa’s Sleigh Coloring Page

The sleigh is Santa’s quick form of transportation on Christmas Eve. Color his sleigh full of gifts.

Santa's sleigh coloring page
snowflake coloring page

Snowflake Coloring Page

Are you wishing for a white Christmas? Snowflakes are unique, each one having a perfect design. Can you catch a snowflake on your tongue?

Snowman Coloring Page

A snowman is a fun sign of the winter season. The snow has to be just right to roll three balls of snow to stack and make a snowman. Don’t forget his carrot nose! Try coloring the snowman with glitter crayons.

snowman coloring page
Christmas stocking coloring page

Christmas Stocking Coloring Page

Hang up a stocking and see what magically arrives! Color this sticking and write down what you’re wishing for in your stocking this Christmas.

Christmas Sweater Coloring Page

It’s cozy season and we need warm Christmas sweaters. They’re not all ugly or itchy! Color the sweater.

Christmas sweater coloring page
Christmas wreath coloring page

Christmas Wreath Coloring Page

A wreath on every door this Christmas has the neighborhood feeling festive! Color the wreath, cut out the picture and make a holiday card.


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Christmas Books for Preschoolers

Christmas books for preschoolers offer magical tales that capture the season’s joy. From the whimsical journey of “Little Red Sleigh: A Heartwarming Christmas Book For Children” to the heartwarming adventures in “Maple & Willow’s Christmas Tree,” these stories transport little ones into a world of wonder.

“Bear Stays Up for Christmas” teaches the significance of togetherness and the spirit of giving, while “The Sweet Smell of Christmas (Scented Storybook)” engages multiple senses, enhancing the reading experience.

Amidst the bustling holiday activities, taking the time to slow down and share these stories with children is invaluable. Reading fosters closeness, cultivates imagination, and instills cherished memories, offering a peaceful reprieve and creating a bond far beyond the holiday season.

Little Red Sleigh: A Heartwarming Christmas Book For Children
  • Guendelsberger, Erin (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 40 Pages – 12/01/2020 (Publication Date) – Sourcebooks Wonderland (Publisher)
Maple & Willow’s Christmas Tree
  • Hardcover Book
  • Nichols, Lori (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 32 Pages – 10/18/2016 (Publication Date) – Nancy Paulsen Books (Publisher)
Bear Stays Up for Christmas (The Bear Books)
  • Used Book in Good Condition
  • Hardcover Book
  • Wilson, Karma (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 40 Pages – 10/07/2008 (Publication Date) – Margaret K. McElderry Books (Publisher)
The Sweet Smell of Christmas: A Christmas Scratch and Sniff Book for Kids (Scented Storybook)
  • Hardcover Book
  • Scarry, Patricia M. (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 36 Pages – 09/23/2003 (Publication Date) – Golden Books (Publisher)

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Preschool Christmas Toys

Switching up centers at least monthly, if not more often is always a good idea. Children love novelty and trying new activities. Add Christmas-themed resources to your preschool centers, including puzzles for your manipulative or math centers. The wooden Santa barn and cookie playsets are perfect for the dramatic play space. Use the Christmas tree sorting game in a math or holiday center.

Wooden Christmas Puzzle for Kids Toddlers Boys Girls, 4 Pack Montessori Preschool Learning Christmas Toys Kids Christmas Party Favors Gift for Kids 1 2 3 4 Year Old
  • 【Value Christmas Toys Set】You will get 4 pack wooden christmas puzzles with classic christmas characters like santa claus, christmas tree, snowman, and elk. Each christmas toddler puzzles has 3-4 pieces, and it is easy for kids to put them together to form a complete christmas pattern. These puzzles make your kids’ christmas fun and are the perfect christmas toys for kids 1 2 3 4 5 years old!
WOODENFUN Wooden Santa House,Christmas Barn Figure Playset for Toddlers, Learning Toys Sensory & Cognitive Development Montessori Toys, for Baby Toddler Boys Girls
  • Fun & Educational Christmas Playset: Package includes one Big Barn and 8 play figurines. These Christmas sets with realistic and cute designs are perfect for screen-free play and introducing preschool kids ages 3-5 years to animal facts. Great for parent-child interaction and kindergarten preschool learning activities.
Melissa & Doug Slice and Bake Wooden Christmas Cookie Play Food Set
  • Slice, pretend to bake, and decorate wooden holiday cookies
Skoolzy 3 In 1 Christmas Tree Game 25 Piece Set – Color Matching Ornaments Counting Toys for Toddlers Shape Sorter Puzzle Kids Learning Activities Includes Spinning Cards, Sensory Shapes Buttons, Tree
  • The Skoolzy Tree Shape Sorter has 3 LEVELS OF PLAY – GROWS WITH YOUR CHILD. The Montessori Educational Counting tree matching game has many levels of play: color matching, shape sorting, counting and number recognition. This puzzle for toddlers has three spinning cards, 20 Sensory Shapes buttons in 10 colors decorated with the numbers 0 to 10 for preschoolers to learn to count, sort, and match! A great educational toy for 3, 4 and 5 year old boys & girls that improves fine motor skills.

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