How Many Words Puzzles

How many words puzzles can be used in many ways, as a competion, as a timed challenge or just for fun, they can be used in groups, in pairs or by individuals.

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Autumn Smaller Words Puzzle

Autumn How Many Words Puzzle

The aim of our Autumn smaller words puzzle is for kids to see how many smaller words they can make out of the letters in "Autumn leaves". Write the words they find on the lines provided.

Bonfire Night How Many Words

Bonfire Night How Many Words Puzzle

Here's a printable Bonfire Night How Many Words puzzle to keep the kids busy on Fireworks Night. Click the link below for our printable version.

Bucket and Spade - How Many Words

Bucket and Spade How Many Words Puzzle

A bucket and spade are essential tools for building sandcastles on a trip to the beach! But how many words can you make from the letters in BUCKET AND SPADE?

How Many Words - Butterflies

Butterflies How Many Words Puzzle

This is a very pretty puzzle for you! How many words can you find from the word Butterflies? If you don't fill all the spaces, you could make colourful wing patterns instead!

How Many New Words - Candle

Candle How Many Words Puzzle

How many new words can you make using the letters in CANDLE? You might not think there would be many, but I expect you will be surprised when you put your mind to it!

 

 

How Many New Words Christmas Pudding Puzzle

Christmas Pudding How Many Words Puzzle

How many new words can you make from the letters in "Christmas pudding" - a printable challenge for Christmas time! Children can try the puzzle on their own or set a time limit and race with friends.

How Many Words - Christmas Tree

Christmas Tree How Many Words Puzzle

How many new words can you make using the letters in CHRISTMAS TREE? Children can work on their own, in groups, or as a challenge against others.

How Many Words - Easter Bonnet

Easter Bonnet How Many Words Puzzle

How many smaller words can the kids make using the letters in "Easter Bonnet"? Try this as a timed race or just challenge each child to go at their own pace.

How Many Words - Easter Bunny

Easter Bunny How Many Words Puzzle

Here's a fun little time filler for Easter, with a cute picture of an Easter bunny to appeal to the kids. How many smaller words can you make using the letters in "Easter Bunny"? There's a surprising number, I think!

How Many Words - Easter Eggs

Easter Eggs How Many Words Puzzle

This isn't the easiest of our How Many Word challenges - but it will get the kids thinking! How many smaller words can you make using the letters in "Easter Eggs". Plurals allowed!

How Many Words Farmyard

Farmyard How Many Words Puzzle

It is possible to make a surprising number of smaller words using the letters in the word FARMYARD if you put your mind to it! Of course you are rather limited with vowels. Give it a go using this printable.

Frankenstein Doodle Page

Frankenstein Doodle Page

This doodle page is extra fun because it combines a doodle drawing - putting the face on the Frankenstein monster - and a "how many words" puzzle!

How Many Words Frankenstein

Frankenstein How Many Words Puzzle

How many smaller words can you make using the letters in the name Frankenstein? Challenge yourself or race with friends or in the classroom...

Grandfather How Many Words

Grandfather How Many Words

How many smaller words can the kids make out of the letters in GRANDFATHER? Kids can challenge themselves, or race against a friend or family member.

Grandmother How Many Words

Grandmother How Many Words

How many new words can the kids make using the letters in GRANDMOTHER? There are probably a lot more than you think! Great as a solo challenge, or perhaps the whole family can have a little competition on Grandparents' Day? 

Grandparents Day How Many Words

Grandparents Day How Many Words

Here's a fun activity for Grandparent's Day - how many words of two letters or more can the kids make from the letters in GRANDPARENTS' DAY? This is a fun solo activity and also great as a family challenge against the clock.

Great American Eclipse How Many Words

Great American Eclipse How Many Words

Here's another Great American Eclipse activity for the kids to enjoy. How many smaller words can the kids make from the letters in GREAT AMERICAN ECLIPSE? This is a fun activity for kids to do on their own or as a challenge against their friends and class mates!

Gunpowder Plot "How Many Words" Puzzle

Gunpowder Plot How Many Words Puzzle

How many smaller words can the kids make out of the letters in The Gunpowder Plot? Printable puzzling fun for Bonfire Night! Click the link below for the printable.

How Many Words Halloween

Halloween How Many Words Puzzle

How many smaller words can you make out the letters in Halloween? You might be surprised! Write the words on the bats beneath...

How Many Words - Happy Diwali

Happy Diwali How Many Words Puzzle

How many words can the kids make out of the letters in the words "Happy Diwali"? We have two versions of this puzzle, one in colour and one in black and white, both illustrated by the goddess Lakshmi.

Harry Potter How Many Words

Harry Potter How Many Words Puzzle

How many smaller words can the kids make out of the letters of the Hogwarts' motto - Draco dormiens nunquan titillandus? It's our first Latin challenge!

How Many Words - Honeycomb

Honeycomb How Many Words Puzzle

This puzzle featuring the word honeycomb would be a great activity for Spring or Summer, or when talking about insects and bees. Find as many words as you can from the word honeycomb and fill in the cells with your answers.

I Love School How Many Words

I Love School How Many Words

Challenge the kids to make smaller words from the letters in I LOVE SCHOOL. I thought this was a tricky puzzle at first but once I got started I found all sorts of words ...

I Love Summer - How Many Words

I Love Summer How Many Words Puzzle

Summer is a wonderful time of year! How many smaller words can you make with the letters in I LOVE SUMMER? This is fun for kids to do on their own, but also great against the clock as a classroom challenge.

How Many Smaller Words - Independence Day

Independence Day How Many Words Puzzle

How many smaller words can the kids make using the letters of Independence Day? Just as fun as a timed classroom activity as for  a solo challenge. Best printed with your printer's "borderless" settings.

How Many Words - Kung Hei Fat Choy

Kung Hei Fat Choy How Many Words Puzzle

How many smaller words can you make - of two letters or more - using the letters in Kung Hei Fat Choy (the Cantonese greeting for Happy Chinese New Year)?

Learning How Many Words

Learning How Many Words

Learning is what school is all about, and that's what makes every day so interesting! Here is a simple "How Many Words" activity that asks the kids to make smaller words out of the letters in Learning.

MLK Day - How Many Smaller Words?

MLK Day How Many Words Puzzle

How many smaller words can you make from the letters in "Martin Luther King Day"? This fun puzzle includes some of Dr Martin Luther King Jr's most famous and inspiring quotes.

Mother's Day How Many Words

Mother's Day How Many Words Puzzle

How many words can the kids make with the letters in Mother's Day? This printable makes a useful quiet "solo" activity but is also fun as a timed classroom or team challenge.

Not Back to School Picnic How Many Words

Not Back to School Picnic How Many Words

How many smaller words can the kids make using the letters in "Not Back to School Picnic"? This is a perfect activity to quieten the kids down if they get too excited, or perhaps to have on hand for a child who needs a quiet activity.

Pancake Day How Many Words

Pancake Day How Many Words Puzzle

For the classroom or for while the pancakes are being cooked our Pancake Day How Many Words puzzle makes a great 5 minute 'filler'. 

Path Of Totality How Many Words

Path Of Totality How Many Words

Here's a fun solar eclipse themed activity for the kids to have a go at. Total solar eclipses only exist along a very narrow path on the earth's surface traced by the moon's shadow, known as the Path of Totality.

Pieces Of Eight How Many Words

Pieces Of Eight How Many Words

How many smaller words can the kids make from the famous pirate phrase PIECES OF EIGHT? Great as a challenge for individuals, pairs or groups of children.

How Many Words Puppies

Puppies How Many Words Puzzle

How many smaller words can you make using the letters in the phrase "puppies are cute"? Quite a few I expect! Write your words on the bones below.

How Many Words - Santa Claus

Santa Claus How Many Words Puzzle

How many smaller words can you make with the letters in SANTA CLAUS? This is fun for kids to do on their own, but also great as a classroom challenge...perhaps against the clock.

How Many Words Scarecrow

Scarecrow How Many Words Puzzle

How many smaller words can the kids make using the letters in "scarecrow"? Use this printable as a solo challenge, as a time filler in the classroom, or as a competitive timed game.

School's Out - How Many Words

School's Out How Many Words Puzzle

How many smaller words can you make with the letters in SCHOOL'S OUT? This is a fun activity for children to do on their own or as a challenge against their friends or class mates!

Shiver Me Timbers How Many Words

Shiver Me Timbers How Many Words

How many words can the kids make out of the letters in SHIVER ME TIMBERS? Great as a solo activity, but also good as a group challenge set against the clock...

How Many Words Soccer Puzzle

Soccer How Many Words Puzzle

I'm not sure when football became known as "the beautiful game", but I thought it might be a fun title for a "how many words" puzzle for the kids. Treat this as a solo challenge, complete with friends, or race against a group of other children.

How Many Words - Spring Flowers

Spring Flowers How Many Words Puzzle

If you are thinking about Spring, why not try this fun activity? How many words can you make from the letters in the words Spring Flowers. Can you fill in all the tulips on the page?

St Patrick's Day Puzzle - How Many Words

St Patrick's Day Puzzle - How Many Words

Looking for a St Patrick's Day activity, for your classroom, party or home? How many smaller words can the children make out of the letters in St Patrick's Day?

Summer Vacation - How Many Words

Summer Vacation How Many Words Puzzles

How many smaller words can you make with the letters in SUMMER VACATION? You could try setting a timer and see how many words you find before the time runs out!

Tennis - How Many Words

Tennis How Many Words Puzzles

How many smaller words can you make out the words GAME, SET AND MATCH? Children can complete this on their own, or perhaps against the clock as a group challenge in the classroom?

Vesak How Many Words

Vesak How Many Words Puzzle

How many words of three letters or more cna you make using the letters in Happy Buddha Day? Use this page to record your results.

Welcome Back How Many Words

Welcome Back How Many Words

This "Welcome Back" puzzle is perfect for "Back to School", to get the kids thinking again and perhaps as a welcome activity waiting on tables for when children get in. It works as a solo challenge or you can try it in teams or as a race against the clock.

How Many Words World Book Day

World Book Day How Many Words Puzzle

How many smaller words can the kids make out of the letters in WORLD BOOK DAY? Try this as a solo challenge, as a race against the clock, or against other kids.

How Many Words - Year of the Goat

Year of the Goat How Many Words Puzzle

How many smaller words can the kids form from the letters in "Year of the Goat"? Try this as a solo activity, race against the clock - or compete with each other!  

Year Of The Rooster How Many Words

Year of the Rooster How Many Words

How many words can you make out of the letters 'Year of the Rooster'? Whether as an individual challenge or a competition this puzzle is sure to get children thinking!

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