Punxsutawney Phil, the weather-foretelling woodchuck that receives a lot of attention on Groundhog Day, is a lovable rodent. Find free printable coloring pages that feature Punxsutawney Phil and other groundhogs.
The Holiday Spot: A Realistic Punxsutawney Phil
Color a realistic rendition of Punxsutawney Phil. Children recognize the similarities between the groundhog and other rodents.
The Official Punxsutawney Groundhog Club: A Cute Cartoon Character
With the lore of the shadow being on everyone’s mind on Groundhog Day, it stands to reason that the famous rodent would have its own club and website. While it may be surprising that the club only features one coloring page, it sure is a cute one. Let the child use her imagination to color in a shadow or leave it blank.
Coloring Book Fun: Two Groundhog Day Printables
Will Punxsutawney Phil see its shadow on Groundhog Day? Printables are available for either occasion. Choose a surprised looking woodchuck without a shadow and one that glances lovingly at its silhouette.
Preschool Coloring Book: Four Free Coloring Pages
Whether your preschoolers love the realistic groundhog or favor the cartoon version, there are four printables that are sure to fit the bill. These coloring pages are unique in that they leave so much white space around the Punxsutawney Phil character that children will likely feel inspired to add to the background scenery. This makes this choice of free printables hands-down my favorite.
Step by Step Childcare: A Mini Book
Two Groundhog Day printables combine to make a mini book. Each small page tells the story of the groundhog that comes out of its hole, sees its shadow, gets scared and then returns to the hole. This is a nice activity for the older preschooler or the kindergartener who is working on sorting story pictures.
Kooker Kids: Eight Groundhogs for Coloring
Groundhog Day coloring pages at this site are unabashedly cartoon-like. They celebrate the lore surrounding the presence or absence of the animal’s shadow and feature plenty of coloring opportunities that capitalize on either news item.
Coloring Book Info: Nine Free Printable Coloring Pages
These Groundhog Day printables run the gambit from being realistic woodchucks to depicting cartoon-style renditions of Punxsutawney Phil. If you have preschoolers or kindergarteners who are learning about the story and might want to make some decorations for the home or the classroom, consider some of these printable coloring pages that are great for mounting on construction paper and hanging up.
The Holiday Spot
Punxsutawney Groundhog Club
Coloring Book Fun
Preschool Coloring Book
Step by Step Childcare
Coloring Book Info