One of the activities that are often carried out in the learning process at school, especially at the basic level such as preschool and kindergarten is color by number. This means, like other coloring pages, coloring images on paper is the main point. However, what makes it different is the numbers that serve as a guide for coloring each part in the image. If you look at it at first glance, you will be quite confused with how many parts of the image are separated. But if you enjoy following the rules of color by number, the results of the coloring you do will impress you.
Even though color by number is a common activity and has become a daily activity in schools, on certain days, this paper will have its own theme related to the current moment. Let's take an example from a special day that many children look forward to, namely Halloween Day. On Halloween day, children love every design on display and it is different from the usual days. You can make it a part of the paper color by number. The design that will be given a color based on numbers is enough to be given iconic characters in Halloween, for example, pumpkin, witch, and others.
In order to do Halloween color by numbers, you don't need to have trouble finding a suitable and meaningful image source for the day. Nowadays it's easy to find a variety of sources that match the needs you want to have. One of the places to get it is via the internet. From the internet, you will find various Halloween colors by a number of examples and references. What you need to think about is how to make it more interesting, even though from the start it has become an interesting activity for children to do.
Because Halloween color by number is an activity that is usually done in school, calling it a worksheet is not overrated. Because in fact there are tasks that must be done in order to get points from the learning lessons of coloring and interpret the value of numbers that represent colors. In order to become a worksheet, you can give it to the children in the class for Halloween activities in the learning process in class.
Kids always related to coloring activities. To celebrate Halloween, you can associate this activity with Halloween by making coloring pages with one of the iconic symbols. Pumpkin related with this spooky day due to the Jack-O-Lantern.
Choosing this symbol to color would be a great to introduce them to the origin of the story. To make the worksheet more challenging, you can use the number too. However, you should explain the rules of it to make the students understand in doing the task.
Explain the use of numbers on this page. Students have to match the number that represents the color code. By knowing the right number, students are able to color the page appropriately.
To celebrate Halloween in your class, you can arrange a coloring activity for students. If you already teach your students about multiplication, then you can associate it with the coloring worksheet. Choose the template of the Halloween theme along with the multiplication task on it. So, multiplication is used to define the appropriate color your students should place on the worksheet.
For preparation, print the template and explain the rules to the students. The template will consist of the picture along with multiplication questions on it and a list of color codes. In this task, the students have to count the multiplication first. After counting it, they will find the result which represents the color code.
This kind of worksheet makes the students celebrate Halloween while also exercising their ability in coloring and counting multiplication.
Halloween is known as a commercial holiday that also has religious sides of it. As it is annually celebrated, Halloween has iconic symbols and each of them has a meaning. Ghosts are associated with Halloween because the dead spirit believed can live during Halloween night.
At the Samhain festival, it is believed that the ghost nearly closed gathering the sacred bonfires. The skeleton becomes the iconic symbol due to its shape which reminds us of death. Skull symbols also represent Halloween which can be found together or separated from the skeleton.
This symbol means human mortality and a short lifetime. You will find the tags of trick or treating during Halloween. It is believed that the dead spirits of loved ones return home during this night. These symbols often become Halloween decorations to bring spookiness vibes.