There is something special about heading to an apple orchard with a young child. Kids love picking the bright red fruit and running through the rows of apple trees.
Hopefully, these free apple tree coloring pages will let you capture some of that magic with your kids!
Skills to Practice
Coloring and creating is a great way for kids to practice fine motor skills and color recognition. My toddler enjoyed painting each of the little apples using a paint brush. He proudly proclaimed that he colored each red or green!
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If you have ever watched a toddler focus on a task then you will know how intently they concentrate.
My goal in creating these free printables is for your children to not only color, but practice math and language arts skills.
Young children can practicing counting by adding up all of the apples on each of the trees. They can then practice letter recognition by coloring in each of the different letters on the sheet.
Kids can use crayons, markers, or even watercolor paint to color in these sheets. I love that brand of watercolor paints because they last so long.
Try leaving out a few different art supplies and letting your kids pick out the ones they wants to use.
How to Download the Coloring Pages
- Click on the download button below the sheet
- Using a printer, print off the pdf version using regular printer paper or cardstock
You can make a coloring book for your kids by printing off a few of these different pages.
Print off some for yourself or older kids if you are looking for a fun activity to do together. Coloring is a great way for kids of all ages to relax.
Apple Orchard Coloring Pages
These free coloring pages feature trees full of apples. Color apples red, green, or even yellow depending on the variety.
For a fun way to integrate math, have your kids count the number of apples found on each tree. You can even create math problems to go along with these sheets!
Printable pictures can be colored in while eating an apple dessert. Apple pie is an autumn favorite, but even plain apple slices are a delicious snack!
Consider reading a book or writing a story about visiting an apple orchard. Coloring pages are a great jumping off point for more in-depth lessons about a specific topic.
Young children will enjoy practicing writing using this apple tree sheet. Below the picture are lines for them to write the words apple trees or even practice writing the letter A.
Apple Blooms Coloring Page
If you are learning about the different stages of an apple's life cycle then your kids will enjoy this sheet.
Not only are apple blossoms beautiful, but they smell amazing.
Hopefully, you are able to head outside in the spring to witness the apple trees blooming in person!
Jill McDonald's book, How do Apples Grow? is a wonderful resource if you are learning about the life cycle of an apple with your young kids.
Combining books with coloring pages are a great way to reinforce new concepts and ideas. You can find an entire booklist about apples in our 10 Apple Books to Read this Fall.
Apple Tree Coloring Sheet
This coloring page features one large tree covered with apples. Kids can color in the scene including the basket of apples at the base of the tree.
Paint can be used to color in the sky and the grass.
An easy way to incorporate history is to learn about Johnny Appleseed. Any of these pages can be used as Johnny Appleseed coloring pages.
Even though we often think of him as a legend, John Chapman, was in fact a real person who was born in 1774.
Any of these coloring sheets can be used while learning about his work. Esme Raji Codell's book Seed by Seed is a wonderful picture book written about the legend of Johnny Appleseed.
Apple tree pictures are a fun way to celebrate the fall season with your kids.
Whether you are looking for Johnny Appleseed coloring pages or autumn coloring pages, I hope these inspire you to explore apples with your kids.
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Additional Nature Coloring Pages
These free apple tree coloring pages were created by Nature Inspired Learning and are for personal use only for your home or classroom. All of these free printable apple coloring pages are for non-commercial use. Have questions, send me an email at julie (at) natureinspiredlearning (dot) com.