Santa’s beard Scissor Skills

Christmas is near, and we have these Santa’s beard scissor skills cards for kids to practice cutting. Let the kids Grab their scissors, trim Santa’s beard and have fun.

Santa's beard Scissor Skills

Kids love trimming and cutting activities, and you can introduce as early as 1.5 years old to practice cutting playdough with Toddler safe scissors. Kids master this skill over time and can cut by moving the scissor forward across the paper.

So this printable is for kids who are ready to cut along lines.

What are the benefits of scissor skills activities? 

  • Strengthens hand muscles
  • Developed Hand-eye Coordination
  • Bilateral coordination
  • Improves focus and attention

Santa’s Beard scissor skills cards

Preparation

This printable pack contains three pages which you need to print and cut to make 11 individual cards. To make it easy for your child to hold and cut, I recommend printing them on thick paper such as Cardstock. We usually use 250 GSM Cardstock paper for Scissor skill activities.

How to Use the Scissor skills cards?

Once the cards are ready, let the child pick their favourite card and give Santa’s beard a trim. Give instructions to the child to start cutting along the dotted lines from the bottom.

Encourage a THUMBS UP position while holding the scissor.

child cutting santa's beard scissor skills cards
My 3-year old practising her scissor skill with Santa’s beard

A few cards (Like the curves) are more complex than others. Feel free to skip them if your kids find it difficult. Finally, Kids can have fun by curling the beard with pencils and putting it on display.

Santa's beard Scissor Skills card

How to download this free printable?

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Please note that the Printable is for personal or classroom use only. If you have a family or friend who would like this, please send them over to this post to download their copy.

If you loved this activity, you might also like our Christmas busy book -a digital bundle with 20+ activities.

I also invite you to have a look at our DIY nativity setDIY Nativity scene

If you enjoyed this printable, please let me know in the comment section. Thanks:)

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