# Number Sudoku

With traditional sudoku puzzles you need to fit the required numbers into the grids so that each number features only once in every row, column and box. They are a great test of logic and are fun for all ages from young to old.

Activity Village produced the first ever "sudoku for kids" puzzles available, and we are proud of our puzzles! We grade them very carefully so that children can progress through the stages and hopefully never find a puzzle which is too hard for them and puts them off. We start with 4x4 grids, then move up to 6x6 grids, and finally offer 9x9 grids. And of course we have fun "word sudoku" puzzles too.

If you are a beginner or would like to pick up some tips for solving sudoku puzzles, have a look at our How to do Sudoku Puzzles guide.

Below you can find 8 single-page puzzles of each grid size to download separately - ideal if you are just testing the puzzles. Alternatively download our complete "Sudoku for Kids" book with 120 carefully graded puzzles and answer sheets - ideal for all ages.

## How to do Sudoku Puzzles

There are a number of tricks you can learn to help you do sudoku puzzles, which are solved entirely with the use of logic. We've written this printable guide (5 pages) specially for children, so that they can work through and follow our examples before trying puzzles on their own.

## Our Sudoku for Kids Publication

Here is our original Sudoku for Kids publication, containing an introduction with instructions and tips for solving sudoku puzzles and 120 carefully graded puzzles that all ages can enjoy. Answers at the back!

## Space Sudoku Cards

Use these matching numbered cards with children who prefer a "hands-on" experience. Draw a 4x4 or 6x6 grid a bit larger than the cards, and print as many sets as you need to complete the puzzle.

## Space Sudoku Set 1 4x4

Here is a set of 4 easy 4x5 sudoku puzzles with a space theme! We've included the answers at the back. These puzzles are perfect for absolute beginners.

## Space Sudoku Set 1 6x6

Move up from 4x4 puzzles to a 6x6 grid with our first set of space-themed 6x6 sudoku puzzles for kids. This set of 5 sudoku puzzles are quite easy - good for gaining confidence! The answers are at the back.

## Space Sudoku Set 2 4x4

Children can move on from set 1 from set 2 of our space-themed sudoku puzzles when they are getting a little bit more confident about how to complete the sudoku grid.

## Space Sudoku Set 2 6x6

Set 2 of our 6x6 space-themed sudoku puzzles are great for children who have a little more confidence with the logic of the sudoku. They will need to think carefully about where to place the numbers 1 to 6 in each row, column and the 6 mini grids.

## Sudoku 4x4 Puzzle 1

Our sudoku puzzles are specially made with kids in mind, carefully graded so that you can be sure not to hit a deceptively tricky one. Here are three easy 4x4 grids for younger children to get you started.

## Sudoku 4x4 Puzzle 2

Another three simple 4x4 grid sudoku puzzles for kids! Just print and get puzzling...

## Sudoku 4x4 Puzzle 3

Print out this page of three 4x4 sudoku puzzles for the children to build their sudoku skills...

## Sudoku 4x4 Puzzle 4

Here are three more of our easiest, 4x4 grid sudoku puzzles for children to try...

## Sudoku 4x4 Puzzle 5

Have a go at these three 4x4 starter sudoku puzzles for kids.

## Sudoku 4x4 Puzzle 6

Three more "easy" 4x4 sudoku puzzles for beginners to get stuck into!

## Sudoku 4x4 Puzzle 7

Ready for some logical thinking? Have a go at sudoku 4x4 puzzle 7. Don't guess the answer, use logic to work it out.

## Sudoku 4x4 Puzzle 8

Sudoku 4x4 puzzle 8 is ready and waiting for you to complete here. These smaller sudoku grids are great as a introduction to this popular puzzle.

## Sudoku 6x6 Puzzle 1

Here's the first set of our 6x6 sudoku puzzles for kids, and these are the easiest three so perfect for beginners to practise their logic skills on!

## Sudoku 6x6 Puzzle 2

Print another three 6x6 sudoku puzzles for the kids to get their teeth into. We increase the difficulty so gradually with our puzzles that if they do them in order, they'll soon be masters...

## Sudoku 6x6 Puzzle 3

Here's another sheet of three sudoku puzzles in 6x6 grids - just the right size for getting your teeth into!

## Sudoku 6x6 Puzzle 4

Fit the numbers 1-6 into each column, row and mini grid. Three puzzles to challenge you!

## Sudoku 6x6 Puzzle 5

Here are three more 6x6 sudoku puzzles to print for the kids to try...

## Sudoku 6x6 Puzzle 6

Challenge the kids to another three 6x6 sudoku puzzles - perfect for getting the brain warmed up!

## Sudoku 6x6 Puzzle 7

Have a go at sudoku 6x6 puzzle 7. Fill in the missing numbers using your best logical thinking, no guessing allowed!

## Sudoku 6x6 Puzzle 8

6x6 sudoku puzzles are not quite as difficult as the traditional 9x9 grids. This one is puzzle 8 in our series.

## Sudoku 9x9 Puzzle 1

Here is our first set of 9x9 grid sudoku puzzles for kids. These three puzzles are the easiest - a good place to start once you have mastered the 4x4 and 6x6 grids!

## Sudoku 9x9 Puzzle 2

Three 9x9 grid sudoku puzzles for kids on one page - enough to keep them busy for a good long time! Our sudoku puzzles get gradually harder, so for this second set we are increasing the difficulty just a little...

## Sudoku 9x9 Puzzle 3

Three more 9x9 puzzles for older children and experienced sudoku-puzzlers!

## Sudoku 9x9 Puzzle 4

Here are three more 9x9 sudoku puzzles for the kids to try.

## Sudoku 9x9 Puzzle 5

The kids can get their teeth into three more 9x9 sudoku grids here. The puzzles are getting slightly harder now...

## Sudoku 9x9 Puzzle 6

Here are three more sudoku puzzles for kids, just a bit trickier than Puzzle 5 in the 9x9 sets.

## Sudoku 9x9 Puzzle 7

Here's sudoku 9x9 puzzle 7, ready to increase your logical brain power!

## Sudoku 9x9 Puzzle 8

This sudoku 9x9 puzzle will challenge your logical thinking. Can you complete all three?

Word Sudoku

## Explore Activity Village

Become a Member to access 39,201 printables!