Christmas Gnome Cutting Practice is such a fun way for kids to strengthen their scissors skills. Children will love trimming the gnomes’ beards as part of their cutting practice this Christmas.
These printable Christmas scissor activities allow kids to get creative and show off their cutting abilities in a festive and merry way.
Not only will kids have an absolute blast making their Christmas Gnomes, but they’ll also be practicing some important fine-motor skills too. And when they’re done, you’ll have a wonderful collection of Christmas gnomes with funny beard hairstyles to go on display!
The Christmas gnome cutting sheets come with lots of variation so it’s easy to keep kids engaged while they cut. The beards also vary in complexity so that you can easily differentiate to match the needs of each child and stretch their skills.
You’ll see in the photo above that their are two options to choose from which both come in full colour and also black and white.
- Option 1: Cut and Stick Beards (the two inner gnomes) Kids cut the beards and then glue them to a gnomes body.
- Option 2: Head Only -no gluing required (the two outer gnomes)
Each option comes with gnomes with four different hat designs.
- Starry Hat
- Spotty Hat
- Striped Hat
- Plain Hat
Each gnome has 9 different beards to choose from:
- Straight Lines: wide and close
- Wavy Lines: wide and close
- Zig-Zag Lines- wide and close
- Mixed Lines – wide and close
- Blank Beard: for drawing your own cutting lines
The blank beards are a great way for kids to challenge themselves or their friends by drawing on their own lines to cut!
How To Use Christmas Gnome Cutting Practice Sheets
1 – Download and print the Christmas Gnome Cutting Practice Worksheets
2 – To use, simply print out and cut along the dotted lines on the gnomes beards.
3 – If you are using option one, cut out the beards first and then cut along the dotted lines. When you’re finished glue them onto the gnomes’ bodies.
These Christmas gnome cutting practice sheets are a great way to help your kids build their scissor skills! A mix of straight, wavy and zigzag lines on the gnomes’ beards offer kids lots of challenge and variation in a fun and exciting way!
Not only will they be building their hand-eye coordination and scissor skills, but they’ll also get to create some funny gnome Christmas decorations!
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