Looking for printable 4th of July coloring puzzles, coloring pages, word searches and craft ideas to help kids celebrate Independence Day? There are plenty of printable American flags, fireworks coloring sheets, simple Fourth of July craft ideas and other patriotic activities that will keep kids busy while they wait to watch the fireworks.
Fire up your printer and grab the crayons, markers and glue stick. Don’t forget to grab some inexpensive red, white and blue construction paper while you’re out buying fireworks and party supplies. Most stores are open on July 4, check this list of what’s open and what’s closed if you need to run out for last minute supplies.
Family Fun: So many fun ideas including printables, crafts, coloring pages and word puzzles to keep little fingers busy during the holiday weekend. Make a patriotic pinwheel or 4th of July door hanger, print out an All-American Word Scramble, Fireworks Coloring page or play an Independence Day matching game.
All About Coloring has lots of printable coloring pages with a 4th of July theme. Find fireworks, Uncle Sam, the U.S. flag, and many other patriotic images. They all print out in black ink so you can save the expensive color ink to print Fourth of July photos!
Activity Village has lots of printable Independence Day word searches, mazes and crossword puzzles for kids.
Apples4theTeacher: This site has a tremendous collection of free coloring pages for the 4th of July. There are also free Independence Day themed word search challenges, word jumbles, poems and rhymes
Enchanted Learning: Lots of Independence Day crafts that you can make with simple supplies like crayons, paper, glue, craft sticks and string. This site also has a several printables including American flags and a 4th of July activity book.
Kaboose: Free printables, craft ideas and more fun stuff to do with the kids to celebrate America’s Birthday.
DLTK: A fantastic selection of 4th of July ideas for children including free printable coloring pages, crafts, puzzles, worksheets and easy recipes.