Who doesn't love a puzzle? The beauty of the word puzzles you'll find in this section is that they are a great way of getting your child to revise key literacy skills, without them even realising it!
We've got word puzzles for KS1 English and word puzzles for KS2 English. including wordsearches and crosswords that focus on core spelling and vocabulary skills such as suffixes, homophones, plurals, homonyms.
Plus, there are lots of seasonal crosswords to keep them busy in the holidays, as well as a KS1 word puzzle pack and KS2 word puzzle pack and recommendations for great word games and word puzzle apps.
If not, look them up in the dictionary. On the next page you’ll need to create TWO crossword puzzles where the homonyms are the answers. Each word will need two different clues, one for each meaning.
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Word puzzles for KS1 English
Take a break from homework and spelling drills with this collection of word puzzles for Key Stage 1! Each one covers a different concept that your child will learn in English lessons, but presents it as something to solve by remembering what they've been taught in class.
Word puzzles for KS2 English
Are you and your child tired of the same old English revision and practice sessions? Try something completely new and give them these fun English word puzzles instead! They'll review everything from connectives to apostrophes, using what they learn in class to solve codes, crosswords and wordsearches.
Calling all crossword lovers!
Crossword are not only great fun, they are also a brilliant way of reinforcing spelling. Let your child have a go at these for starters: