Check out some April Coloring Pages. They are great for decorating the classroom or using it in your room at home. They add a great piece of color and decor to the place. Kids and adults of all ages will love these coloring pages. Use them as a wall calendar or organization tool in your classroom.
Just click on the picture below for easy and free printing. Enjoy! Check out all of the other free coloring pages available while you're here, especially my Spring Coloring Pages and Spring Activity Book. These are great for this time of year and really reflect the great characteristics of this wonderful month.
Fun facts about April
1. The birthstone for April is the diamond. Diamonds come in several colors. Yellow, red, pink, blue and green diamonds are rare and usually more expensive than colorless diamonds.
2. The zodiac signs for April are Aries (March 21 - April 19) and Taurus (April 20 - May 20).
3. The birth flower of April is typically the Sweet Pea or the Daisy.
4. Global Child Nutrition Month
5. Humor Month
6. Mathematics Awareness Month, Alcohol Awareness Month, Animal Cruelty Prevention Month, Autism Awareness Month, Cancer Control Month, Child Abuse Prevention Month, Donate Life Month (Organ Donation), Garden Month, Humor Month, Keep America Beautiful Month and many more!
7. The Revolutionary War in America began on April 19, 1755.
8. April 23rd is known as the Feast day of the Patron Saint of England.
9. The flower for the month of April is the daisy which symbolizes innocence. Daisies come in dozens of colors and are one of the favorite flowers to put in a bouquet.
10. On April 4, 1818, a flag that contained 1 star for each state and 13 stripes was adopted by Congress.
11. In Fayette, N.Y. on April 6, 1830, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was founded by Joseph Smith.
12. On April 6, 1917 the United States declared war on Germany in World War I.
13. On April 4, 1949, the North Atlantic Treaty was signed.
14. On April 11, 1814, Napoleon Bonaparte was exiled to the island of Elba and he was abdicated as Emperor of the French.
15. Good Friday - Friday before Easter Sunday
16. April 1 - April Fools' Day
17. April 5 - Arbor Day
18. April 22 - Earth Day
19. Thai New Year in Thailand
20. Khmer New Year in Cambodia
One more thing, my daughters, Hazel and Clover, were both born during the month of April...so it's good in my book!
If you love these fun April coloring pages, there are so many more to print out and enjoy. There are tons of FREE pages available on Doodle Art Alley. From geometric to mandala inspired designs, to zodiac and animal coloring pages, there is something for everyone! Coloring isn't just fun, it is a great way to express creativity, practice mental discipline and use as a relaxation technique. There are so many benefits to coloring, print some pages out and see for yourself!