First Day of School Signs

Prep for first day of school photos with a DIY back to school sign. Create a reusable sign that can be used from year to year—plus for all the kids in your family!

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  • Crayola Coloured Pencils
  • Crayola First Day of School Colouring Page
  • Crayola Window Markers
  • Paper Towels
  • Picture Frame

CIY Staff Tips:

  • Printing the colouring page on a standard piece of printer paper and trimming it to fit an 8" x 10" frame works best, but feel free to experiment by printing larger or smaller.
  • Sign can be used for all the kids in your family! Simply wipe and fill out with their unique details.
  • Crayola Take Note Dry Erase Markers will also work in lieu of Window Markers.


Step 1

Print colouring page from

Step 2

Colour in with coloured pencils.

Step 3

Remove back of picture frame, place in colouring page, and reassemble.

Step 4

Fill in information and date on the frame with window markers.

Step 5

Take a picture of your child holding the frame to create a precious memory!

Step 6

Wipe to reuse frame each year.

  • Occasion:

    • Back to School,

    • Fall

  • Age:

    • Under 4,

    • 4+,

    • 6+,

    • 8+,

    • Tween+

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