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Penguin Tracing Worksheets

Are you looking for a fun pre-writing activity to add to your penguin unit? Try these free Penguin Tracing Worksheets! There are so many different ways to use these preschool worksheets. Plus, your kids will be working on development skills that are important for pre-writers! 


Penguin Tracing Worksheets


Penguin Tracing Worksheets for Pre-Writing:

Before pre-writers can learn how to form and write the letters, they need to practice using writing tools and develop their pencil grip. They also need to work on making basic pre-writing strokes including straight lines, curved lines, zig-zags, and shapes which are the building blocks for letter formation. Pre-writing activities like these tracing worksheets are also a great way for kids to develop their fine motor skills, hand muscle strength, and much more.  


Pre-Writing Activity


Getting Ready To Use The Penguin Tracing Worksheets:

What’s Included:

  • 5 Penguin Tracing Worksheets


What Else Is Needed:

  • Crayons or Markers
  • Dry Erase Markers (optional)
  • Dry Erase Pockets (optional)



To prepare this pre-writing activity, click on the pencil below to download and print the worksheets. If you want your kids to reuse these preschool worksheets, place each one in a dry erase pocket, page protector, or laminate the printables.


How To Use The Penguin Tracing Worksheets:

To begin using this tracing activity, your pre-writers will select a worksheet. They will then use a black (or any other color) crayon or marker to trace over the lines to create the penguin’s feathers.


Penguin Activities


To turn this pre-writing activity into a sensory activity, have your kids cover the lines with black (or any other color) play dough or glue. If you laminate the worksheets or place them in dry erase pockets, your kids can use a dry erase marker to trace over the lines.


These Penguin Tracing Worksheets are a engaging and entertaining way for pre-writers to work on writing strokes and pencil grip. Your kids will also be developing their fine motor skills, hand muscle strength, and much more as they trace the different lines. This pre-writing activity will be fun practice for your preschoolers and hands-on activity to add to your penguin unit.


Pin It For Later:

Do you want to save this pre-writing activity for later? Pin this to your writing board on Pinterest and it’ll be here for when you’re ready.


Penguin Tracing Worksheets


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Download The Freebie:

Click on the pencil below to download and print the pre-writing worksheets for preschoolers!