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Are you planning an insects theme or lesson plan for your preschool students? Add some extra fun and include these printable Butterfly Color Matching Activity Pages.

Matching nets to butterflies is a perfect way to teach your preschooler about colors and practice their hand-eye coordination.

Ten colors are included in this color matching activity: blue, orange, pink, black, brown, green, yellow, red, gray, and purple.

How to Use The Butterfly Color Matching Activity Pages

Follow these simple instructions to use the Butterfly Color Matching Activity Pages:

  1. Print the activity pages for your student.
  2. Laminate the pages, or use the pages with dry-erase pockets.
  3. Review the colors on the pages.
  4. Give your student a dry erase marker.
  5. Show your student how to help the catch the butterflies. Draw a line from the yellow bug net to the yellow butterfly. Student can continue with the other four sets as well as the second page.

You can encourage your student to get the job done by pretending that the butterflies are in danger! They have escaped the butterfly house and are going to be eaten by birds. “Can you help the butterflies by catching them? Draw a line from the net to the butterfly of the same color.”

Benefits of the Butterfly Colors Matching Activity

These butterfly colors matching pages promote color recognition. You can also use them to boost fine motor skills. Students will use fine motor skills to draw lines from the nets to the butterflies.

If you want to reuse the set, simply put the page in a dry-erase pocket and let your student use a dry erase marker. Multiple students can benefit from the same set if you use it with dry-erase pockets or markers.

Download Your Free Butterfly Colors Matching Activity

To grab your free copy of the printable Butterfly Colors Matching Activity, simply click on the image below.

Printable Butterfly Color Matching Activity

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