This is a fun activity for observation and copying skills! Look at the finished version of the monkey and then add in all the missing details on the black and white version!
Year of the Monkey Printables
Get the printer ready for Chinese New Year 2016 and the Year of the Monkey! We've got lots of fun printables for you to enjoy in your classroom or home, including bookmarks, posters, acrostic poem printables and much more!
Our step by step tutorial in the printable below makes learning to draw a monkey easy for kids of all age!
Use these printable pages to encourage some creative acrostic poetry with MONKEY as the starting point! Alternatively, these pages make useful writing or drawing frames too.
Here are two full sets of monkey alphabet posters, one upper case and one lower case. Print out your child's initial, spell out a word or a name, or display the whole set round the room!
Will you use our little booklet to store facts about monkeys, write a story, or find out about Year of the Monkey? How about writing down some monkey jokes? You will need our origami booklet instructions to fold this booklet.
This poster shows the typical characteristics of people born in the Year of the Monkey - happy, flexible, enthusiastic, confident, skilful, inventive and clever!
Here's a fun way to practice those important scissor skills! Cut along the lines from dot to monkey...
Kids can practice their cutting skills but cuting out these funny monkeys. We've provided dotted lines for younger children to follow. Perhaps they could stick them onto exercise books, make a mobile or use them as bookmarks? Perfect for Year of the Monkey activites, too!
Print out this cheeky monkey jigsaw, cut it up using our jigsaw cutting guides, and put it back together again! Instructions and cutting guides for this jigsaw are here: Jigsaw Instructions and Cutting Guides
Here's another printable monkey jigsaw for you to print for the kids. You can vary the difficulty by choosing the appropriate cutting guide. Instructions and cutting guides for this jigsaw are here: Kids jigsaws to print
This is a perfect lacing card for younger children, who will have fun lacing all around the edges of the simple monkey outline! Print onto card, punch holes evenly around the edges, and lace! You could laminate the activity to make it last longer, or just do it as a "one off".
Cheeky monkeys will enjoy wearing this cheeky monkey mask! Just print, cut out and tie on with elastic or string...
Print out the numbers 1 to 20 on the tummies of our funny monkeys - what a fun way to practise counting skills! Each monkey prints onto one page so the pdf file has 20 pages.
I'm sure we all know a little monkey or two who will enjoy writing his name on a place card like this, and seeing it on the desk or table in the mornings! Just print, write, cut and fold...
For a jungle theme, Chinese New Year or just for fun, let our cute monkey story paper inspire you. We have lined or handwriting versions available.
Love this cheeky monkey! Kids love this writing paper design, too, so it is a good one to choose for writing thank you letters.Also useful for Chinese New Year of the Monkey writing projects.
You can have so much fun with our tumbling monkey alphabet! First cut them out carefully along their outlines. We've divided each page into six so that you can easily hand the monkeys out for cutting, because it is a bit of a job!
These tumbling monkeys are large enough to make a real impact if you hang them up in the corner of the room! We've got numbers from 0 to 20 in this pdf file, over 21 pages. You could laminate them for durability as they take a little cutting out!
Do you have the characteristics of someone born in the Year of the Monkey? Print out our bookmarks and find out. They make great classroom handouts.
Just print out this page onto good quality paper or card - preferably using your printer's borderless settings - and fold in half. You've got a fun card to welcome in the Year of the Monkey this Chinese New Year!
Here are three fun bookmarks for the kids to colour in for Chinese New Year and Year of the Monkey. Get them to write a message on the back, colour in the front and laminate - a perfect little present / memento!
Our Year of the Monkey counting jigsaw comes in two versions: black and white for the kids to colour in, or pre-coloured. Just print out, preferably onto card, and cut along the vertical dotted lines. Now the kids can put it back together again!
Here's a fun little frame for Year of the Monkey, which you can use for drawing or writing activities. Of course the kids can colour it in too.
Brand new for Year of the Monkey, this useful envelope is quick to print and fold, and perfect for tucking away a little lucky money and a message for Chinese New Year.
Here's a fun way for kids to reinforce their ordinal numbers - with our special Year of the Monkey printable jigsaw! Just print onto card and cut along the vertical lines. Now the kids can put it back into the right order, using the numbers to guide them.
Bright and cheerful, this fun Year of the Monkey poster is perfect for decorating your classroom or home for Chinese New Year this year. Print using your printer's borderless settings for the best result.
This lovely bright jigsaw is quick to print out for the kids to try this Year of the Monkey, and it should help them to learn to spell the word "MONKEY" too. Cut along the dotted vertical lines and muddle up the pieces.