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Trace and write colours!

Level 1: Tracing colour words

What is it

Trace and write worksheet

  • Level 1: Tracing colour words

  • Level 2: Tracing (colour)(noun)

  • Level 3: Filling in first letter of colour words

  • Level 4: Writing colour words

Level 2: Tracing (colour)(noun)

Teaching Objectives

  • Learn how to spell colour words e.g. red, blue, yellow

  • Expand language by describing (colour)(noun) e.g. green car

  • Improve handwriting

How to use

  • Level 1: Read each word aloud and spell each letter with your child. Trace the words to learn each colour and its spelling

  • Level 2: Trace each (colour)(noun) to teach your child how to describe items based on colour. If your child can read, cover the words on the right and ask your child “tell me about this”

  • Level 3: Have your child label each colour and emphasize on the first sound of the word. Fill in the blank with the correct first letter

  • Level 4: Write out each colour word. Use pages from level 1 as a visual prompt whenever necessary

Level 3: Filling in first letter of colour words

Teaching tips

  • Colours are all around us! Make learning colours fun by playing “I spy” e.g. “I spy something blue”

  • Describe different things of different colours everywhere you go e.g. “Look at that red car!”

  • Use magnetic letters or alphabet manipulatives to form and spell colour words

  • Paint with your child and explore how mixing colours can form different colours!

Level 4: Writing colour words

(If this level is too advanced for your child, download our Trace and spell worksheet in this post below to work on spelling!)

Embed more learning opportunities

  • Receptive language: Point to the blue fish

  • Expressive language: What colour is this cup?

Download your FREE printable here!

What is it

Trace and spell worksheet

  • Tracing and spelling colour words

Trace to spell worksheet

  • Cover the page or letters as your child traces to test your child's ability to spell the words

  • Print out two sets and compete with your child to see who can finish the page first!

Download your FREE printable here!

-Specially created by Our Special Story-

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