Here's a mixture of a puzzle and a drawing activity for the kids! The challenge is to complete the half-finished picture of the ice skater on the left, by copying the details from the complete picture on the right...
All children know that ice skating is fun! It's also a very competitive sport, with many different events enjoyed in the Winter Olympics.
Did you know that experts think ice skating dates back over 3,000 years, to southern Finland? Original "skates" were just sharpened pieces of bone attached to the bottom of the foot!
These adorable ice skate bookmarks are an excellent winter or sports craft that help children practise their sewing skills. They make lovely little gifts, too, so why not make a batch?
Print out this fun ice skating story paper and get the kids to make up a story, write about their favourite ice skater, record the details of their practice or their goals...or even write about the various events in the Winter Olympics.
Use this writing page for a story or poem about this lady twirling around the ice. Or maybe you could describe her beautiful ice skating dress. Perhaps she is taking part in the Winter Olympics? Colour in the dress when you have finished!
Children can earn how to draw an ice skater by following along with our fun step by step tutorial. We've drawn a girl, but of course once they are comfortable with the idea they can adapt the picture to draw a boy!
When it is cold and snowy outside, kids can make this ice rink craft for their action or fashion dolls to enjoy! Smaller dolls could have a game of ice hockey, perhaps?
Pairs figure skating is an exciting event to watch at any competition and one of the most popular events at the Winter Olympics. The couple in our colouring page look very elegant, don't they?
Winter means ice, and ice means ice-skating, and ice-skaters need skates! here's a simple colouring page for the kids.
Learning to write the word "skating" with this handwriting worksheet will be easy compared to learning the triple Salchow - which is a very difficult jump in skating!
As the skater makes her figures on the ice, trace over the word on the paper. This skating tracing page is great for colouring too. Make sure the kids give the skater a fantastic outfit!