Let’s dive on an under the sea adventure with our octopus coloring pages! Print our pdf file, grab your blue crayons and coloring pencils, and enjoy these coloring sheets!
Our beautiful collection of octopus coloring pages is perfect for kids of all ages who are curious about these exciting sea creatures.
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Free Printable Octopus Coloring Pages
If your little one is fascinated with ocean animals, they’ll be so excited to get a set of our original free printable octopus coloring pages. Octopus are one of the most intelligent life forms under the sea, with their big eyes and long arms, called tentacles, it makes sense kids feel inclined to learn fun facts about them as they enjoy a great coloring page.
Get ready for some coloring fun because we got two kids coloring pages for you to grab and celebrate these ocean animals.
Let’s start with what you might need to enjoy this coloring sheet.
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SUPPLIES NEEDED FOR OCTOPUS COLORING SHEETS
This coloring page is sized for standard letter printer paper dimensions – 8.5 x 11 inches.
- Something to color with: favorite crayons, colored pencils, markers, paint, water colors…
- The printed octopus coloring pages template pdf — see button below to download & print
Smiling Octopus Coloring Page
Our first coloring page features a smiling octopus swimming next to the coral reef, algae, star fish, and other underwater creatures. We recommend using watercolors to give this coloring page a more “watery” feel to it.
Cute Octopus Coloring Page
Our second coloring page in this set features a giant octopus! There are also algae and other plants to create the perfect ocean floor and sea creatures picture. This fun printable activity works with kids of all ages.
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Things You May Not Know About Octopuses
- There are around 300 species of octopus, usually in tropical and temperate ocean waters.
- Octopuses can squeeze into tight spaces as they are invertebrates (meaning they don’t have a skeleton).
- Octopuses have a hard beak, like a parrot beak, which they use to break into and eat their food.
- Octopuses have three hearts.
- The largest octopus is the giant Pacific octopus which weigh about 33lb and has an arm span up to 14ft.
- Octopuses are highly intelligent.
- Octopuses use their camouflage skills to hide from predators.
- Octopuses can eject a thick black ink in a large cloud to distract their predators.
- Octopuses can regenerate lost tentacles.
- Octopuses usually live for 6-18 months
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