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If you are looking for something to add to your dinosaur theme, dinosaur unit study, or dinosaur lapbook, try this free set of Dinosaur Coloring Pages.

Dinosaur Coloring Pages with Names

This set of Dinosaur Coloring Pages includes eight different dinosaurs. Each coloring page includes the dinosaur’s name and the meaning of the name.

  • Ankylosaurus meaning “fused lizard”
  • Apatosaurus meaning “deceptive lizard”
  • Stegosaurus meaning “roofed lizard”
  • Styracosaurus meaning “spiked lizard”
  • Velociraptor meaning “swift robber”
  • Triceratops meaning “three-horn face”
  • Allosaurus meaning “different lizard”
  • Iguanodon meaning “iguana tooth”

How to Use the Free Dinosaur Coloring Pages

Use these pages to enhance a dinosaur themed unit study or just to give your dinosaur-loving student a way to boost fine motor skills.

Discuss the names of the dinosaurs. Use critical thinking skills to determine why each dinosaur was given the name they were given. Use creative thinking skills to discuss what your student would name a newly discovered dinosaur species.

If your student is going to color all of the pages, consider creating a Dinosaur Notebook to store them in. This final product can be something your student is proud of. Additionally, you could combine the coloring pages with the report forms found in our Dinosaur Lapbook printables.

Get Your Free Set of Dinosaur Coloring Pages

Simply click on the image below to snag your set of free Dinosaur Coloring Pages.

Dinosaur Coloring Pages

Explore Our Other Dinosaur Resources

Your preschool or kindergarten student may enjoy learning with this set of dinosaur printables.

Dinosaur Printables

Your early elementary student may enjoy learning more about dinosaurs with this creation-based Dinosaur Lapbook study.

It comes in a color version as well as a black and white version.

Dinosaur Lapbook