Download and print this set of free skeleton coloring pages that explore the anatomy of bones through coloring. These skeleton bone coloring pages work great as part of an anatomy or science lesson or as spooky fun for Halloween. Either way you use them, skeleton coloring pages are perfect at home or in the classroom!
Printable skeleton coloring pages
Did you know we have up to 206 bones in our body? Use our free printable skeleton coloring pages:
- Learn & label the bones in the human body skeletal system.
- Use these as Halloween skeleton coloring pages! Boo!
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Download and print this coloring pages skeleton set by clicking the blue button:
1. Realistic Skeleton Coloring Page – Front Facing
The first skeleton coloring page features a realistic skeleton – notice all the details of the skeletal system: skull, rib, mandible, clavicle, sternum, humerus, radius, femur…
Can you think of more bones and their names?
2. Skeleton Coloring Page – Side Facing
The second free coloring page includes a side view of a skeleton. Skeletons aren’t scary and learning about them is actually plenty of fun. There’s plenty of space in both of our coloring pages so both younger and older kids will be able to enjoy them.
Download & Print Free Skeleton Coloring Pages PDF File Here
This skeleton coloring page set is sized for standard letter printer paper dimensions – 8.5 x 11 inches.
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Recommended SUPPLIES FOR SKELETON COLORING SHEETS
- Something to color with: favorite crayons, colored pencils, markers, paint, water colors…
- (Optional) Something to cut with: scissors or safety scissors
- (Optional) Something to glue with: glue stick, rubber cement, school glue
- The printed skeleton coloring pages template pdf — see blue button below to download & print
Developmental Benefits of Coloring Pages
We may think of coloring pages as just fun, but they also have some really cool benefits for both kids and adults:
- For kids: Fine motor skill development and hand-eye coordination develop with the action of coloring or painting coloring pages. It also helps with learning patterns, color recognition, structure of drawing and so much more!
- For adults: Relaxation, deep breathing and low-set up creativity are enhanced with coloring pages.
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Did you enjoy these skeleton coloring pages?