Our Free Printable Ladybug Templates are ideal for coloring and crafting at home or in a classroom setting. They include small, medium, and large ladybug printables.
Don’t forget to check out our ladybug craft ideas and fun facts below. Let’s dive right and get inspired!
Free Ladybug Templates in Small, Medium, and Large
These fun ladybug outlines come in different sizes and are perfect for all kinds of art and craft projects. Include them in learning about the lifecycle of ladybugs, insect lessons, or Valentine’s Day crafts.
Our ladybug templates to print come in sizes small, medium, and large and can be used as ladybug coloring pages as well. They can be used in various nature lessons and hold many arts and crafts possibilities.
Below I will be able to learn fun facts about ladybugs and get inspired by our ladybug craft ideas. Enjoy!
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Templates of the Ladybugs
Ladybug Craft Materials
- Free Printable Ladybug Template PDF (found below)
- white paper
Easy Ladybug Craft Ideas
Here are some fantastic inspirations on how to use our free ladybug craft templates. To make it easier for you, I will sort the ideas by the size of our craft templates and lesson ideas.
Small Ladybug Templates
Upfront I want to mention, that the smaller the ladybug templates are, the higher the difficulty level for smaller children. With this being said, let’s start with the smallest printables.
Use our small templates of ladybugs for storytime. Read your children or students a cute ladybug story and include your ladybug cutouts in your story.
In case you prefer to use these templates for crafting, here is a tip for our small printable ladybug templates: Do not worry about the ladybug legs, simply cut them out without them if needed.
This makes it much easier for children.
Medium Ladybug Templates
The bigger the templates get the easier it is to color and cut them. We love to use the medium-sized ladybug printables and turn them into a math game.
Each ladybug has 6 dots on its body. I cut the printout into pieces with one ladybug on each piece.
Then I write the number of dots in the corner of each paper and my children need to color the exact amount of dots black.
It is a fun way to recognize and learn numbers including counting. What a fun way to learn math!
Large Ladybug Templates
The large printouts on the other hand make nice ladybug coloring pages. You can easily combine them with teaching letters. L is for ladybug!
Simply add some letter L tracing sheets to our templates and use them to round up your alphabet lesson!
Another great way of including these blank ladybug templates is to add them to your lifecycle lesson about ladybugs.
Did you know the lifecycle of a ladybug has four stages in a process called metamorphosis? These stages include egg, larva, pupa, and adult.
Teach your children everything about it and include our ladybug cutouts.
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Simply turn our ladybug printouts into cards or use them as ladybug invite templates. All you need to do is print our medium-sized ladybug card templates and cut them out.
Let your children color and decorate them nicely and use the back for your invitation or cute ladybug quotes for kids.
Here are some cute ladybug sayings for your kid’s card as inspiration:
Ladybug Quotes for Kids
Ladybugs are a symbol of luck. Use these cute Ladybug Quotes for Kids to use on your cards, to wish them good fortune:
- Little things make big days
- Spread your wings and fly, you don’t know what is possible till you try.
- Life has many little miracles
- I would be a ladybird, bringing all luck
- A ladybug can not change his spots
- Cute as a bug
- I’m sending luck and wishes all wrapped up in a hug. Good things should come your way with this tiny ladybug.
Aren’t these ladybug sayings super adorable? I thought so. If you are in need of more ladybug quotes for kids go check out our full list here.
10 Fun Ladybug Facts for Kids
Ladybugs are adorable little creatures. Here are 10 Interesting Ladybug Facts for Kids:
- The scientific name of ladybugs is Coccinellidae
- Ladybugs are beetles
- There are over 5000 ladybug species
- Average age: 2-3 Years
- Size: 0,3-0,4 inches
- Appearance: Most ladybugs have oval, dome-shaped bodies with six short legs
- Not all ladybugs look the same. Some have no spots others have up to 20.
- Their color and smell protect them from enemies. Both signal “I taste terrible”.
- A Ladybug can eat up to 5000 insects during its life
- Ladybugs are considered good luck
These and more fascinating facts about ladybugs for kids can be found here.
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