This bright and cheerful word sudoku puzzle is for beginners and features the letters of the word LEAF rather than numbers. Fun for autumn!
Our word sudokus are solved in exactly the same way as traditional sudoku puzzles: you just have to place letters in the grid instead of numbers. We have a growing collection of word sudokus on different themes and ranging in difficulty.
For those new to sudoku puzzles - or if you need some extra solving tips - we have a special How to do Sudoku Puzzles guide.
Here's a 6x6 sudoku puzzle where the numbers are swapped for the letters of the word ACORNS for our autumn theme. Print it for the kids to puzzle out!
Here's a simple word sudoku puzzle for Easter using the letters that spell the word LAMB instead of the numbers 1-4.
Here's a simple 4x4 sudoku grid to be filled in with the letters of the word HUNT (instead of the numbers 1-4). Follow the normal sudoku rules.
Use the letters of Easter (using one capital "E" and one lower case "e") to fill this sudoku grid - if you can!
Instead of the traditional numbers, fill this 6x6 Easter sudoku grid with the letters which spell BASKET.
Have a go at this word sudoku puzzle for Father's Day. Instead of the numbers 1-6, fit in the letters of the word FATHER.
Here's a challenging word sudoku puzzle for Halloween. See if you can fit the letters from the word CAULDRONS into the grid following the usual sudoku rules!
Here's one of our fun word sudoku puzzles for kids with a Halloween theme. There are 4 letters to place which spell out the word "BATS".
This Halloween Sudoku is just like a normal sudoku puzzle but instead of placing the numbers 1 to 6 you need to place the letters for FRIGHT!
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.
Here's a tricky word sudoku puzzle for our minibeasts theme, to keep the kids puzzling for a while. Can they fit the letters from the word D-R-A-G-O-N-F-L-Y into the grid, instead of the numbers 1 to 9?
Younger children will enjoy fitting the letters from the word W-O-R-M into the sudoku grid - much more fun than numbers, especially with this cute pink worm to encourage you to get it right!
Who could resist this lovely spider sudoku puzzle? Instead of numbers, try to fit the letters from the word S-P-I-D-E-R into the grid.
Keep the kids busy for a few minutes on Mothers' Day with this special sudoku puzzle which uses the word MOTHER instead of numbers. You can print the solution if they get stuck.
Print this tricky word sudoku puzzle with an Olympics theme. Can the kids put the letters from the word OLYMPIANS correctly into the grid?
Try this fun word sudoku puzzle with an Olympic theme. Instead of numbers, children must try to fit the letters from the word GOLD into the grid.
Here's a printable sudoku puzzle for kids in which you need to fit the letters of the word MEDALS into the grid instead of numbers.
This Spring Sudoku is perfect for older children as it is more difficult. This type of puzzle is great for improving logical thinking. Instead of the numbers 1-9 as in a typical sudoku puzzle, this one requires the children to use the letters in FLOWER BUD.
Perfect for beginners, this Spring puzzle is an ideal starting point for those new to sudoku. Every row and column must contain the letters of the word lamb. Great for improving logical thinking.
Welcome in Spring with this themed sudoku puzzle. It has a medium difficulty level so is perfect for someone who has mastered the basics and is looking for more of a challenge. Instead of the numbers 1-6, fill in the grid with the letters in SPRING.
Here's a tricky word sudoku for kids, featuring the 9 letter word sunbather. Place the letters in the grid instead of the numbers you are used to in a normal sudoku puzzle.
Here's a printable starter word sudoku puzzle (4 letters) for kids with a surf theme. Just place the letters in the grid instead of numbers.
Here's a printable word sudoku puzzle (using the 6 letters of the word bucket) for kids to puzzle over. Place the letters in the grid instead of the numbers in a normal sudoku puzzle.
Here's one of our fun word sudoku puzzles for beginners, featuring the four letters which make up the word NETS.
Here's a slightly challenging word sudoku puzzle for kids with a tennis theme. Fit the six letters of the word RACKET into the grid.
This tricky Thanksgiving sudoku will be a logic challenge. You need to use the letters from the word MAYFLOWER to complete every row, column and grid, making sure to use each letter only once.
The easiest of our Thanksgiving sudoku puzzles uses the letters from the word CORN to complete the 4 by 4 grid.
Get your puzzling head on and see if you can complete each row, column and grid with the letters that spell the word TURKEY for this Thanksgiving word sudoku.
Print and enjoy this easy Valentine word sudoku for kids, with a 9 x 9 grid and the word "LOVEBIRDS" rather than the more usual numbers
Print and enjoy this easy Valentine word sudoku for kids, with a 4 x 4 grid and the word "LOVE" rather than the more usual numbers/p>
Print and enjoy this easy Valentine word sudoku for kids, with a 6 x 6 grid and the word "HEARTS" rather than the more usual numbers
Here's a 9x9 sudoku grid for kids with a winter theme. Use the letters from the word SNOWFLAKE rather than the numbers 1-9.