Coloring books are where most kids start to develop their artistic dexterity. They are available relatively cheap, they are often related to cartoon characters or objects familiar to very young children. They provide guidelines for children who are learning to control their hand movements by "coloring inside the lines".
So why the fascination, and how can they help you?
It's great that we have this enjoyment of Spiderman in common, it helps us connect and gives me a feeling of having a better bond with my son. I can talk to him about the Spiderman stories of my youth and his action packed adventures. Maybe it makes me a little "cooler", in his eyes, or at least I hope so!
Learning the color of a chair, or an elephant, of flowers, sun, zebra, parrot etc, will not need mugging up, but mere practical activity that will leave an everlasting impression on these little developing minds. You can also engage them in activities like creating new colors by mixing 2 or 3 colors. This will make them understand the evolution of different colors, which is fun too..
Sponge Bob coloring sheets include him and all its little friends, like Patrick Star, Squidward Tentacles, or Sandy Cheeks. They are a big source of fun for all teenagers, who have not lost their sense of childhood,and still enjoy the coloring activities.One can make its own Sponge Bob coloring book, by mixing with a dose of intelligence, these sheets, in a certain order.You can make your favourite characters look as they want, and you can join their adventures, which are a very amusing source of fun on rainy days.
Sponge Bob can be described in many ways, as a kitchen sponge, due to its dimensions and it shape, as a fry cook, which soon gathers a lot of "friends" like him, but also as a optimistic character, naïve in most of the times. We can all seize its humour from the situations that he is been put in, from the style of language it uses, that is easy to be understood only by adults, all of these happening in the underwater.
Her beauty, her courage to face the real world and her skills that she discovers as the time passes by, will be new elements added to what your children will enjoy from this character.