Despicable Me by Universal Studios is a 3D movie that was released in July of 2010. The movie with the voice talents of comedians Steve Carell and Miranda Cosgrove is a fun adventure, and the antics of the minions is appealing to all ages. Do you have a Despicable Me fan in your house? Or are you one? Then you’ll love this grouping of online resources and activity ideas. These activities would also work well for elementary school classes and many of the ideas can be used for party games, activities or goodie bags.
Free Printable Coloring Pages
This link has ten printable coloring pages of scenes from the movie.
Twelve more pages to color of characters from Despicable Me.
This link is to the official website for the Despicable Me movie. Here you can see clips from the movie, learn about the characters and play games. Play Work It! A game where you match minions, or you can play Break In where you navigate Gru’s ship to get to Vector’s lair. You can also play minion impossible a game where you navigate one of the minions as it collects points and weapons needed by Gru.
A fun online click and color website that will allow you color scenes from the movie and save them.
This website has tons of fun party games centered on the Despicable Me theme, but you don’t have to be throwing a party to use them. Have a family fun night watching the movie and then come home and play a few of these games. Most of the games are easy to set up and don’t take a ton of planning, which is perfect for a family fun night. The website suggests making invitations that look like minions, you could make your own minions as a craft.
This fun website called Speakaboos reads stories aloud to kids. Children age 3-6 especially enjoy it. They have a reading from “My Dad the Super Villain” the book Despicable Me is based on. It is even read by Miranda Cosgrove who is the voice of Margo in the movie.
Here you can take a quiz to find out what Despicable Me character you are. You can then share the results with friends.
Send Despicable Me e-cards. Perfect for anyone who loves the movie as much as you do!