Spiders are a very interesting topic for kids of all ages to learn about, and today we are learning all about them with these spider facts coloring pages.
Our printable pdf includes two coloring pages filled with pictures of spiders and facts about spiders ready to be printed and colored.
Free Printable Spider Facts coloring pages
Not all spiders are scary!
Spiders are fascinating, with their many legs, spider silk, and tiny eyes, it makes sense that kids are intrigued by them. And it makes total sense since they are all so different! There are over 45,000 spider species; some are venomous spiders, some are jumping spiders, there’s black widow spiders, brown recluse spiders, banana spiders, house spiders. Some live in North America, others live in Asia – in fact, there are spiders in almost every continent except for Antarctica.
Let’s celebrate spiders and what they do for our environment with these spider facts coloring pages. Let’s get started!
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SUPPLIES NEEDED FOR SPIDER FACTS 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 spider facts coloring pages template pdf — see button below to download & print
10 interesting facts about spiders
- Spiders are not insects, they are arachnids.
- Spiders are one of the top 10 most diverse groups of animals on Earth.
- There are over 45,000 known species of spiders.
- All spider species produce silk.
- Most spiders have eight eyes, but some, like the brown recluse spider, only have six.
- Female spiders can lay up to 3,000 eggs at one time.
- Jumping spiders can jump up to 50 times their own body length.
- Most spiders are solitary, but some build large communal cobwebs and share their prey with each other.
- Considering its weight, spider web silk is stronger and tougher than steel.
- There are more than 100 species of spiders that look like ants and also mimic their behavior.
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What was your favorite spider fact? Mine was #4!