If you are learning about the letter U or the weather in your homeschool, you are going to love our U is for umbrella handprint craft.
I am also going to share our favorite letter U activities for you to enjoy with your preschoolers.
Download all of our free handprint alphabet templates and have fun learning the ABCs.
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Handprint umbrella template
This is such an easy and fun kids handprint art and a great way to learn the letter U, especially on a rainy day.
Kids love getting their hands covered in paint, and I have to admit I love it too! It’s so much fun allowing the kids to be creative while learning.
Print out the U is for umbrella handprint template below and have fun.
This free printable letter u handprint template is free to print but is for personal or classroom use only. Scroll to the bottom of the page to get the pdf file.
Supplies needed for the umbrella handprint:
- washable paints
- Wipes!! It helps to have these handy so you don’t make a complete mess of your table!
How to use the letter u handprint craft
Print out the template below, it will print out on one full page. Make sure to check your spam folder if you don’t see it in your emails within 5 minutes.
You can of course print this on normal printer paper, but with all of our crafts, they always look better on cardstock.
Let the kids decide what color handprint they want to use, we have chosen to use red and green for our umbrella.
Use a small paintbrush to add a thin layer of paint to their hands. Make sure you have the wipes handy!!
Place their hands with their fingers pointing towards each other at the middle of the page with their fingers meeting at the umbrella handle.
Press down all along their hand to make sure the handprint transfers fully.
Pull your child’s hand off really gently to avoid any smudges.
Let the paint dry completely before coloring in the letter U and the umbrella handle.
The most important thing though is just to have fun with this handprint art!
Letter U activities the kids will love
For even more letter U worksheets that I know you are going to love:
- Unicorn memory game printable
- Free letter U coloring page printable
- Letter U Worksheets
- The big umbrella
- Kids’ guide to learning the ukulele
- The umbrella
The kids are also going to love these umbrella tracing worksheets.
Tips for downloading the free files
Below you will see a large sign-up box where you need to add your name and email address, and press I NEED THIS NOW!
Within minutes you will be sent the free PDF directly to your email address, so you can print it out and start using it immediately.
Sometimes emails get a little wonky, so if you can’t see it, please check your spam folder where I am sure it is hiding.
Download the free letter u handprint craft
If you want to grab all of the letters of the alphabet in one place, you can purchase them here for a small fee. Or for a massively discounted price grab these handprint alphabet printables along with our new alphabet coloring pages in our 52-page bundle.
Last Updated on 8 January 2024 by homeschoolof1