This transport picture crossword is an excellent way to introduce young children to the idea of crosswords. To solve the clues they simply need to recognise the picture.
Transport Picture Crossword
Here's a fiendishly difficult challenge for the kids! Can they think of a transport-associated word for each letter of the alphabet?
Word wheel puzzles are great for passing the time on a rainy day and can be done against the clock if you prefer. Make as many words as you can using the letters in the wheel, and remember to use the central M each time.