First Grade Color by Number Worksheets and Printables
Once dismissed as busy work, color-by-number worksheets have now evolved into the tool you will love using with your first grade students. These versatile color by number worksheets enhance social studies, science, math, and holiday lessons in all kinds of ways. What’s more, your first grade students can use them for both independent and partner work.
Color Is Your Key to Integrated Curriculum Opportunities
Coloring pages have always been a staple in early childhood classrooms. Great for helping kids learn and discern their colors, developing fine motor skills, focusing their active minds, and stimulating creativity. When numbers are added to the fold, this little workhorse can be taken outside the lines.
Whether you are teaching about presidents, the ocean, or addition facts, our color-by-number worksheets cover a range of topics, making them the perfect compliment to any first grade thematic unit. Kids will be challenged to match number words to numerals and color words to colors. They will also solve math equations to discern which colors to use on a page. The possibilities for integrating so many diverse content areas are endless.
As you peruse our infinite library of color-by-number worksheets, you will discover Common Core Standards alignment information and links to guided lessons. You can also customize your own opportunities for curriculum integration by searching Education.com’s subjects and topics. Then pair your search results with a selection from our color by number worksheets to color your first grader’s world.