35 Penguin Coloring Pages (Free PDF Printables)

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Waddle into a world of fun and creativity with our Penguin Coloring Pages! These pages invite kids and adults to explore the charming and whimsical world of penguins. From the icy landscapes of Antarctica to playful scenes of these adorable birds sliding on ice and caring for their young, each coloring page captures the essence of penguins in their natural habitat.

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Activity: Penguin Themed Coloring and Storytelling Adventure

As you add your colors to these lovable creatures, you’ll enjoy a relaxing and enjoyable activity and learn about the different species of penguins and their unique lifestyles. Perfect for animal lovers, budding environmentalists, or anyone who enjoys the calming joy of coloring, our Penguin Coloring Pages offer an engaging way to connect with these endearing birds and the wonders of the natural world.

However, they aren’t just for coloring! Following is a fun activity you can do with our coloring pages.

Objective: Combine the joy of coloring with the magic of storytelling in a fun, interactive activity that allows children to explore their creativity and imagination.

Materials Needed

  • Penguin Coloring Pages
  • Crayons, colored pencils, or markers
  • A large sheet of paper or a poster board
  • Glue or tape
  • Optional: Craft supplies like cotton balls, glitter, etc.

Directions

  1. Color the Penguins: Start by giving each child a penguin coloring page. Let them color the penguins in their favorite shades, encouraging them to make each one unique.
  2. Create a Penguin World: While the kids are coloring, prepare a large sheet of paper or a poster board to be the ‘Penguin World’. This could be an Antarctic landscape, a zoo, or a fantastical ice kingdom – let the kids decide.
  3. Story Elements: Once the penguins are colored, ask the children to think about the character of each penguin. What’s its name? Does it have any special powers or a particular role in the Penguin World?
  4. Assemble the Scene: Cut out the colored penguins and help the kids place and glue their characters onto the Penguin World. They can create scenes, interactions, and even adventures.
  5. Storytelling Time: Gather around the Penguin World and encourage each child to tell a short story about their penguin. It could be an adventure, a day in the life of the penguin, or a magical tale.
  6. Interactive Play: Once all the stories are told, the Penguin World can be used for imaginative play, where the children bring their stories to life.

Benefits

  • Encourages creativity in coloring and storytelling.
  • Helps develop narrative skills and language development.
  • Fosters a sense of community as children listen and share.
  • Provides an opportunity for imaginative play.

This Penguin Coloring and Storytelling Adventure is not just an activity; it’s a journey into a world of imagination, where each colored page becomes a character in a delightful story created and shared by the children.

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How to Get Started

To download any of the printables below is as easy as 1-2-3:

  1. Download: Choose the printable design that resonates with you. Click on the image.
  2. Print: The PDF file will automatically open. Print the PDF file on your printer.
  3. Start creating and/or using the PDF printable. Enjoy!

Each PDF download is created for standard US letter size; however, they also fit perfectly onto A4 paper sizes.

Terms of Use: Our coloring pages and printables are for personal use only. Print as many copies as you need for your kids, students, after-school group, church group, etc. To share, please share a link to this page. Please do not sell, email, share digital copies online, or distribute them for any other purpose. Thank you!


Let’s start coloring!

Penguin sitting under the sun
Penguin sitting under the sun
Penguin sitting inside a coffee cup
Waving penguin
Waving penguin
Sleeping penguin
Sleeping penguin
Penguin riding on a sled
Penguin riding on a sled
Penguin playing with a paper airplane
Penguin playing with a paper airplane
Sailor penguin driving a boat
Sailor penguin driving a boat
Penguin wearing reading glasses
Penguin wearing reading glasses
Penguin holding a lollipop
Penguin holding a lollipop
Penguin holding a ice cream cone
Penguin holding an ice cream cone
Penguin standing with flippers on hips
Penguin standing with flippers on hips
Penguin standing on a glacier
Penguin standing on a glacier

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Penguin standing in a puddle
Penguin standing in a puddle
Penguin skiing in the snow
Penguin skiing in the snow
Penguin holding a gift box
Penguin holding a gift box
Penguin holding a fish
Penguin holding a fish
Penguin holding a candy cane
Penguin holding a candy cane
Happy penguin catching a fish
Happy penguin catching a fish
Easy to color penguin coloring page
Easy to color penguin coloring page
Dancing penguin
Dancing penguin
Cute penguin wearing a hat
Cute penguin wearing a hat
Baby penguin sitting in water
Baby penguin sitting in water
Cute Penguin With Santa Hat SimplyLoveColoring.Com
Cute Penguin wearing a Santa Hat
Cute penguin wrapped in a scarf
Cute penguin wrapped in a scarf
Cute Penguin with Scarf and Stars Sitting SimplyLoveColoring.Com
Cute Penguin with Scarf and Stars
Plain sitting penguin holding up arms
Plain sitting penguin holding up arms
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Penguin standing with head tilted

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Happy penguin wearing a winter sweater
Happy penguin wearing a winter sweater
Simple sitting penguin
Simple sitting penguin
Dancing penguin wearing a stocking cap
Dancing penguin wearing a stocking cap
Adorable penguin wearing earmuffs
Adorable penguin wearing earmuffs
Four cute penguins on an iceberg SimplyLoveColoring.Com
Four cute penguins on an iceberg
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Cute penguin standing by an igloo

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All About Penguins

Penguins are cute, flightless birds that are famous for their waddling walk and tuxedo-like feathers. There are 18 different species of penguins, and they live in the Southern Hemisphere, mainly in Antarctica. Penguins have a special layer of fat called blubber, which helps them stay warm in their icy habitat.

Penguins are excellent swimmers and divers, and they use their wings to “fly” through the water. They can swim at speeds of up to 22 miles per hour! Penguins also like to slide on their bellies across the ice, a behavior called tobogganing, which is a fun way to travel around their colony.

Some species of penguins are very social and live in large groups called colonies, while others prefer to live in smaller groups.

Penguins eat mostly fish, squid, and krill. They use their beaks to catch and swallow their prey whole. Penguins also have a unique way of caring for their eggs and chicks. Instead of building nests, they hold their eggs and chicks on their feet and cover them with a flap of skin called a brood patch.

Our penguin coloring pages are a fun way to learn more about penguins and their interesting behaviors. You can use any colors you want to create your adorable penguin picture!

Creative Coloring Ideas

Whether you’re a teacher looking for an educational activity or a parent helping your child learn about fascinating animals, cartoon characters, unicorns, places, community service jobs, or other things, coloring printables can provide hours of engaging entertainment and valuable information as a starting point for learning.

Whether it’s for kids wanting to learn more about how things work or adults dreaming of nostalgia, our free coloring pages make the perfect addition to any day filled with fun activities. You’re sure to find something that sparks your interest!

It doesn’t take much to get started – just a few supplies and some creativity.

So grab your crayons, markers, or colored pencils, and get excited about coloring and letting your imagination flow! You can even get a lap desk and take your coloring pages with you to enjoy in the car, or while you’re waiting for your turn at an appointment!

Each coloring page is for personal, non-commercial use only. Read the specific terms of use here.

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