These free printable winter tracing pages for preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten are a fun way to help your child’s fine motor skills and reinforce winter vocabulary. Snag seven printable tracing pages for free in this post – no email address required!
Finding winter themed activities for young children can be a challenge. Sometimes it feels like everything is either Christmas or Valentine’s themed! That’s why this trace and color activity is winter themed without holiday images.
If these trace and color pages are too challenging for your child, stop by this post to grab free printable winter trace in the path prewriting pages. These paths are easier to trace and perfect for older toddlers and young preschoolers.
If you need more free printables for winter, be sure to check out these free winter I Spy printables, free printable winter do a dot pages, and free printable winter picture bingo.
How to use winter trace and color pages
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These winter trace, write, and color pages can be used several ways:
The pages are easy to use as a no-prep indoor activity for winter. Simply download the printables below, print, and hand them to your little learner with their favorite markers or crayons.
Your child can trace and color the page, trace the word, and write the word on the line provided if they’re working on independent writing. Then, of course, they can color the picture! We love Honeysticks natural beeswax crayons.
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Markers are the easiest to use for tracing. Markers glide across the page. Crayons and colored pencils both provide more friction, which means they’re a greater fine motor challenge for little hands.
To make the tracing pages reusable, laminate the sheets or place them in page protectors. We use secure page protectors with a flap that prevents the page from accidentally sliding out. Your child can use a dry erase marker to trace the design, then erase and trace again!
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The pages can also be used as a Montessori pin punching activity. Montessori pin punching/push pin work involves using a pen or stylus to punch holes along a shape. A piece of felt, cork board, or foam core board is used as a backing behind the punching shape.
If you’re unfamiliar with Montessori work, this activity may sound strange and dangerous to you. It’s very beneficial to a child’s fine motor development and a frequently used activity in Montessori Primary classrooms with ages 3-6.
To make the activity safer, use a pencil-sized stylus with a dull end. (Not an affiliate link, just a company I personally shop with.) Of course, you want to always supervise your child closely while they’re engaged in pin punching.
If you want to see a step-by-step view of pin punching, this post from Montessori Album has great photos.
For more low-prep educational preschool pages, discover this winter learning mega bundle with reading, match, emotional literacy, and fine motor activities for preschool and pre-k.
Free printable winter tracing pages
Like all free preschool printables here on The Artisan Life, these are for personal and single classroom use. This includes use with your homeschool co-op and therapy clients as long as you are not charging specifically to do the activity.
You are not licensed to redistribute the files or printouts to others. Please, if at all possible, send parents in virtual classrooms to this page to download their own copies instead of uploading the file to a virtual drive for sharing. The Artisan Life is viewer supported. I rely on your support and cooperation to keep the site up and running with great, free resources for you!
This pack includes 7 winter images to trace:
- A snowflake
- A snowman
- A mitten
- A penguin
- A hat
- A sleigh
- An igloo
The PDF with all seven pages is available for free. Simply follow the link located below the preview image. The link should open in a new window and begin downloading automatically. You may need to authorize downloads from DropBox if a dialogue box appears asking for download permission.
For additional winter learning and fun, be sure to learn more about the winter preschool bundle so you can keep your little one busy & learning without spending 57 minutes searching through broken links on Pinterest.
Winter printables and activities
Need more winter printables and activities to keep your kids busy on a cold day?
Winter Alphabet Matching Cards with Winter Clothes
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Printable Arctic Animal Bingo
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Printable Snowflake Coloring Pages
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Free Printable Winter Do a Dot Marker Pages
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Free Printable Snowman Templates
These snowman templates are perfect for crafts and snowman themed activities.
Free Printable Winter Bingo
This free printable winter bingo is fun for the whole family. Even young children can play along since reading is not required!
20+ Free Printable Winter Animal Coloring Pages for Kids
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Winter Word Scramble
This free printable word scramble is a fun brain teaser for older children (and adults, too!)
Winter I Spy Printable
Pick from three levels of difficulty to keep all of your kids busy and learning on a cold winter day.
Free Easy Winter Crossword Printable for Kids
This picture crossword puzzle is fun and easy for kids! Bonus: the answer key is included.
Free Printable Winter Alphabet Matching Cards
These free printable winter alphabet matching cards are a fun way to help your child associate uppercase and lowercase letters.
Free Printable Winter Counting Cards (English and Spanish)
These free printable winter counting cards are in both English and Spanish with numbers 1-10 with cute penguins.
Hi. I got your e mail to me last Friday- all about winter free printable. I can’t print from my phone, so I go on my laptop to your website natashalh.com. From there it brings me to artisan life.com but then I am unable to find what you sent me in my e-mail. I will give you my other e- mail that I get on my laptop and hopefully I can figure out how to print. I tried to get the car thing to download to print.
Hello! I’ll send you an email in just a minute. I meant to link the winter printables page in the menu, but I forgot to do it this weekend! I just fixed that – thank you. It should be on the menu now and is accessible here: https://natashalh.com/free-printables-2/winter-printables/