Insects and Bugs Coloring Books & Pages
Ants, Butterflies, Spiders and Flies Coloring Pages
Ick! Bugs! Who likes bugs coloring books? Kids do! Coloring crawly creepy bugs is a fun way to keep children creative and learning during summer vacation. Insect crafts are often used as part of Earth Day and Spring lesson plans from preschool through the elementary grades. It's easy to combine science learning with arts and crafts while kids color pictures of insects and bugs.
Crawly, scurrying critters with six or more legs are favorites for boys coloring activities, but many girls enjoy decorating beautiful insect pictures, too. Insect pictures, especially coloring pages of spiders, ants and other creepy creatures are popular for Halloween party activities.
Here's our selection of printable bugs resources for kids of all ages plus selected books with real insect pictures to color in..
Choose from creepy bugs coloring book pages with icky big insects or stick with the simple critters: fun, cute friendly insect coloring printables. Adults and older children can color in the anatomically correct insect coloring pages with greater details.
Complex insect coloring sheets and scientific line drawings of insects are a good choice for home school lessons, lapbooks or science projects.
Real Insects Color and Learn
Meticulously detailed insect drawings by artist-naturalist Christopher Marley. Book includes full color small versions for those who wish to color in these bugs as they are found in nature - but have fun and design your own fantasy insects coloring art.
Drawings of real insects accompanied by color illustrations to guide you as you color the bugs. Also: details and learning modules in the form of questions on each page (answers included). 22 drawings.
Spider and Spider Web Coloring Page
Insects & Bugs Picture Gallery Pictures from My Photo CollectionClick thumbnail to view full-size
Lady Bug Coloring Page
Lets Learn About Bugs
Insects are incredibly complex creatures - not all bugs are harmful, and insect coloring books help children learn how bugs help us and our environment. These quality coloring books feature bugs and insects coloring pictures by professional artists.
Bugs and Insects Activity Sheets
Learning about nature through bugs and insects project is a great way for kids to spend a summer day. I've searched for interesting printable bugs and insects activity pages and here's my ever-growing list of freebies you'll enjoy.
Printable Insect Games, Puzzles, Crafts
- Critter Crossword: Bugs | Worksheets | Education.com
Is your little one into creepy crawlies? Test his bug knowledge with a fun crossword puzzle.
- John's Word Search Puzzles: Bees
This site has many word search puzzles on many different topics... this printable word search puzzle is all about bees.
- Butterfly Life Cycle Mobile - KinderCrafts
Butterfly Life Cycle Mobile: Make a mobile that shows the complete metamorphosis of a butterfly from egg to larva to pupa to adult.
- Egg Carton Caterpillar - Enchanted Learning Software
Make egg carton caterpillars with things found around the house.
- Insects and Spiders arts and crafts projects
Dozens of songs, fingerplays, crafts, games and reading about bugs and insects will keep kids busy and engaged with learning for hours.
- Insect Bingo
Insect vocabulary games - printable bugs and insects bingo cards.
Bugs and Insects Coloring Pages
Some detailed insect coloring pages are quite creepy. If you don't LOVE bugs, the idea of coloring a huge picture of an insect complete with six hairy legs, gigantic eyes and antennae might be overwhelming.
Instead, choose beautiful bugs coloring books: color in pictures of butterflies, lady bugs, and moths or select cartoon line drawings of insects on coloring pages with bees, dragonflies, butterflies and lightning bugs.
Dragon Fly Coloring Page
- Nature Coloring Pages
Printable coloring sheets of insects, plants, animals and birds in nature.
- Insect Themed Coloring Pages
insect themed coloring book pages you can print and color: ants, bees, crickets, flies, mosquitoes and a few squirmy things.
- Let's Color Some Insects
New Mexico Agricultural Extension coloring book features large, detailed drawings of beneficial and harmful insects - written by an entomologist, with learning text to accompany each bug coloring page.
- Free insect coloring pages
Bugs coloring pages ... six legged, eight legged, more-legged and no-legged creepy crawly insect coloring pages.
- Preschool Bugs Coloring Pages
Bugs coloring pages, some cute some realistic for preschool children and older children to color.
- Printable Insect and Bug Papers and templates.
Design & download Insect and Bug Stationery projects at HP Creative Studio. Site offers a variety of Insect and Bug Stationery templates.
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