When I made this puzzle I discovered that there are over 800 breeds of cattle in the world! There are just a few of them - familiar to us in the UK - in this word search puzzle.
Have some fun with the kids and our collection of cow printables - you'll find all sorts below, including a cheerful poster for displaying on the wall at home or in the classroom, and a learn to draw a cow tutorial!
Print out this fun complete the picture colouring page. Kids can fill in the details using their imagination or the smaller complete image below.
This playdough mat could be used in spring (think lambs!) or summer - or perhaps for St David's Day or St Patrick's Day?
With only three lines, and a gorgeous graphic, our cow acrostic poem printable is a fun way to introduce acrostic poems to young children.
Chewing the cud Out in the field Whispering moo
If you are learning about farms or dairy food here is a cow and cowshed poster to print and display or add to your project.
Fill up these lovely cow bookmarks with your reading record, an encouraging message, notes from the book you are reading...
Our cute cow needs completing and all you have to do is join the dots. Which cow dot to dot will you choose; numbers or letters?
Trace out the letters for cow first with a finger and then with a pencil, then colour in our cute cow on this printable cow finger tracing page.
Here's a fun cow jigsaw for kids - just print, cut out using one of our guides, and then put back together again! Great for a farmyard theme... You will need our jigsaw instructions and cutting templates.
Here's a second cow jigsaw to print and puzzle over, with a charming illustration which we hope appeals to the kids! Perfect for your farm topic.
Moooo! This cow lacing card is just calling out to be made. With a nice simple outline it is perfect for children new to lacing. Follow the instructions on the page and create a great activity to hone those fine motor skills.
I'm not sure what breed this cow is, but she's certainly cute and the perfect shape for lacing around! Punch as many or as few holes as you like to tailor this activity to your child's level. All you need to know about making it is printed on the sheet.
Print this cute cow face lacing card on to card, cut out, laminate and punch holes around the edge. Give children some wool or shoe laces and ask them to thread through the holes.
Our printable cow mask is sure to put a smile upon your child's face. Print on to card, cut out and punch a hole through each side to tie on elastic.
We love this cow! He sits at the top of this sheet of printable name badges, and we hope the kids enjoy him as much as we do!
Write about the cow with our notebooking pages, and add your own drawing, illustration or photo too. Fun for a farm theme.
We've got six fun printable place cards here, illustrated with a very cute cow! Just print, write on the names, cut out and fold.
Fun for a farmyard theme or just for hanging on the wall to cheer you up, this cute cow illustration is sure to appeal to kids and adults alike!
Our farm animal scene posters provide a lovely talking point to get children started on descriptions. This cow scene picture features a cow and calf in their cowshed.
Our cow is so cute she is sure to inspire budding story writers to get busy and create their own story on our cow story paper.
A fun way to build pencil control, this tracing and colouring page features an appealing cow designed to appeal to younger children.
Our simple and bold cow word tracing page is sure to delight young children as they practice their early writing skills.
Are you learning about farm animals? Here we have a cow worksheet with simple guided questions to help you.
We have colour or black and white versions of our cow writing page to print and use for story writing, research or recording a visit to a farm.
This funny cow writing paper is sure to make kids giggle! Use it for story writing, describing a visit to the farm, or for letters, perhaps. Three versions available to suit all ages.
This cows jigsaw is a fun way to help your children learn their ordinal numbers! If you choose the black and white version, get the kids to colour it in first. Now slice it up along the dotted lines, including the numbered boxes.
There are many occasions when you can give someone one of our lovely printable cards - birthdays, Mother's day or as thank you cards for teachers? This colourful card features a lovely scene of a mother and baby cow.
This farmyard scene with a mummy cow and her calf makes a perfect hand coloured Mother's Day card, but it would be a lovely surprise for any occasion!
This black and white cow has a very cute brown and white calf! This poster is perfect for farmyard or animal-themed displays.
This story paper is perfect for writing about a trip to the farm, or for some creative writing. There's a lovely picture to colour in too!
The kids will love hanging these funny farm animal signs - Sheep Out! and Moo Entry! - on their door to remind friends and family that they want some privacy! Just print and laminate.