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These crosswords are made for kids ages 8 to 12. They are made up of words that are often found in third, fourth, fifth, and sixth grade spelling lists and cover subjects of interest to older kids. To view or print a crossword puzzle for children click on its title.

Title Subject Instructions / Description Sample Puzzle Hints
Vikings History Ornament used to fasten clothing. The leader of a village . To beat an enemy using force. A strong drink made from barley. A person who makes things from metal.
Earth's Systems Earth Sciences mostly solid, rocky part of Earth.. is between the thermosphere and stratosphere.. a mixture of mostly invisible gases.. lay er air between the mesosphere and the troposphere.. is the lowest layer of the atmosphere..
Snow Leopard Animals They use scent markings to track and .... The scientific name for the snow leopard. Big cat with white fur. where a Snow leopard lives. what a Snow Leopards lives.
Inventions Technology find the word What did hanson crocket invent ?. What did horace mann invent ?. What did thomas adams invent?. What did whitcomb l. judson invent ?. What did george de mestral invent ?.
Bridge to Terabithia Books Chapter 1 Vocabulary beyond or deviating from the usual or expected. look down on with disdain. complain whiningly. a specific piece of work required to be done. go or come after and bring or take back.
Danny Danger and the Cosmic Remote Books Find the words! The words are all about the book! Little sister. Control. Who gives danny the remote. The villan. Opposite of start .
The Circulatory System Body the only true element cells (have nuclei), protect from infectious microorganisms. the protein that maintains osmotic balance of the blood so water doesn't flow outside of the cell. percentage of blood that is made up of red blood cells. oxygen carrying protein. the type of bone marrow that red blood cells originate from.
Dinosaurs History A place where fossils or minerals are found.. A scientist who studies fossils. A group of herbivores that had long necks, long tails and short heads. The hardened remains of an animal plant that lived long ago.. Soft rock that forms when a body of water dries up and its sediments harden into stone.
Types of Fractions Math A fraction expresses by a Numerator & a Denominator. A fraction that is less than 1 w/ the Numerator less than the Denominator. It is a combination of a whole number & a fraction. The bottom number of the fraction (The Name). The top number of the fraction (The Name).
Chocolate Food The Hershey's chocolate product that weighs 0.2 ounces. Who invented the chocolate press ______ van houten?. Mars company's first chocolate bar. Number one company in the chocolate industry in the U.S?. This tree is native to the Amazon region.
Planets in the Solar System Astronomy The atmosphere is so thick and traps so much heat that this planet has the hottest surface temperatures of any planet.. This planetís moon Titan is actually bigger than Mercury. These types of planets are small, dense and have rocky surfaces.. This is the only other planet that shows evidence that liquid water may be present.. These types of planets do not have solid surfaces and are much larger and more massive than the Earth..
Early Explorers History Using the words below complete the crossword puzzle sailed around the world in 1577. made his first trip in 1947. one of the great European powers during the Age of Discovery. people conquered byHernan Cortes. a group of people who settle far from home but keep ties with their home country.
Types of Government Government and Politics A small group of people who have control of a country or countries. A government in which a cabinet of composed legislatures nominate a leader.. A system of government by one person with absolute power.. A system of government where the head is also head of state and leads an executive branch.. A government in which the leader is head of state and leads an executive branch..
Who Was Queen Elizabeth History Complete the crossword puzzle. The page number of the word is after the hint. country that wants to fight England -pg. 2. fearless, courageous -pg. 2. The name of the Spanish fleet- pg. 1. the country where Queen Elizabeth rules- pg. 1. strong, mighty- pg. 1.
American Revolution History The Treaty of _____ was signed in 1783. The first to sign the Declartation of Independence. City for a good tea party. There were ________ colonies that took part in the American Revolution. Revenue-raising Act passed in 1764.
Kinetic Molecular Theroy Chemistry A force that stick particles of different matter together.. A conclusion drawn from observation that make sense of the observations.. A force that sticks particles of the same matter together.. Heat transfer from one substance to another by direct contact.. A measure of the total energy a substance has..
Newtons Laws Physics Movement. Any influence that tends to accelerate on an object, a push or a pull.. The rate of change.. The rate at which velocity is changing.. A mutual action between objects where each object exerts and equal but opposite force on the other..
Planets Astronomy What was the smallest planet before it became a Dwarf planet?. What is the brightest planet?. What is the 2nd biggest planet?. Where was the biggest volcano found in our Solar system?. What is the biggest planet?.
Battle of Hastings History Large wall area. Water. Motte to bailey. Wood fence. Entrance to the Bailey .
Where the Red Fern Grows Books This is where Billy goes to pick up his dogs. The family cat. The name that the kids from the school call him. This is the kind of can Billy kept his money in. influence or urge by gentle urging, caressing, or flattering .
Some Interesting Facts About Rabbits Animals a rabbit's expression of joy.. pet rabbits live in a _____. strong _____ limbs allow rabbits to leap great distances.. two individual rabbits simultaneously grooming each other . famous cartoon rabbit.
The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe Books Complete the following crossword a thing or collection of things wrapped in paper in order to be carried or sent by mail.. a tract of land with the buildings thereon. strange; odd.. unduly curious about the affairs of others; prying.. moderately cold : lacking in warmth.
Solar System Astronomy Look up at night there it is.. The region beyond the orbit of Neptune.. The closest dwarf planet to the Sun.. Used to be a planet.. The mass at the middle of a black hole..
Tom Sawyer Books drowsy dullness. rebellious. a collection or assortment ofanimals for exhibition. guessed without sufficient evidence. revenge.
Birth of The Prince of Peace Bible The Old Testament prophet that spoke of the Prince of Peace.. To wrap tightly. Where did Mary lay Jesus?. What was the name of Jesus' mother?. Where was there 'no room'?.
Atoms, Elements and Compounds Physics The variables which we keep the same during an experiment.. The variable which we measure during an experiment.. An example of a mixture which we are always breathing in.. An example of a compound that we drink every day.. An example of a molecule which we breathe in to survive..
Space! Astronomy These are some things in outer space, Have fun! Jupiter īs second largest moon. a cloud of gas and dust in outer space, visible in the night sky as an indistinct bright patch . classified as a dwarf planet in . a celestial body orbiting the earth or another planet. It has the longest rotation period (243 days) of any planet in the Solar System and rotates in the opposite direction.
Sing Down the Moon Books Party. To fly by a quick light flapping. A rope or chain. Little push. To shed tears.
Paris The Experience World Geography Before becoming a museum it was a royal palace. The ultra-modern building. The Big white church. Another name for subway. The Eiffel tower was built to celebrate.
Star Facts Astronomy Complete the crossword. dim core star. 2 hydrogen atoms combining into a helium atom. cloud of dust and gas. end of the life cycle of star with a mass 4 times greater than the sun. created when an object in space moves toward from the observer.
The Struggle for Freedom 1754-1783 History Find the word for each definition. Fill in each box across and down. a colonist who wanted independence from Great Britain. to surrender something. a colonist who remained loyal to Great Britain. a nation that joins with other nations for the same cause. an action to keep supplies from getting into or out of an area.
Some Interesting Facts About Goats Animals besides goat meat, people consume goat ____. there are about 200 hundred ___ of domesticated goats. belongs to the genus ___. a female goat. warm-blooded or ___.
Sun Astronomy hottest part of sun. dark spots on the suns surface. aura of plasma that surrounds the sun and other stars . gaseous layer that is visible during a total eclipse of the sun. causes disturbances on earth.
9 Types of Energy Physics Energy transmitted by electromagnetic radiation. Light is one type of electromagnetic radiation.. The energy an object has du to its position above Earth , energy due to its height. Outer Space does not have a lot of it.. Energy of an object or system due to its motion or postion.. Energy stored when materials stretch or compress.. The energy an electric current carries..
Family Home and Family A woman gets married to a man who had a child before. That child is the woman's ________.. you _______ come to class. Your mom and dad get divorced. Your mom gets remarried. Her husband is your________. Your mom and dad get divorced. Your dad gets remarried. His wife is your ________. sisters and brothers are your _________.
Navy Government and Politics The right side of a nautical vessel. Was an essential part of the Vikings' navigation equipment. The term today means someone who is honest, forthright. A mop. Loose from moorings and out of control. Applied to anything lost or out of hand.
North America World Geography To give variety to; vary: diversify a menu. . The southern and southwest United States.. urban areas in New England and Midwest characterized by concentrations of declining industries (steel or textiles). The relatively flat region of North American grasslands east of the Rocky Mountains, from Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba in the north, to Texas in the south.. Dampness, especially of the air..
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Books Ichabod is very . All the women thought Brom was . Katrina is very _ _ _ _ _ _. 12:00. Brom was _ _ _ _ __ _ when he scared Ichabod.
Boston Tea Party History These people where the one's who through the tea over board. what is the city in england where the parliment is . this is what ship came in and out of . the act everyone was agianst . This is what the sons of liberty were dressed up as .
Benefits Of City Living Society _________ included plays and sports such as baseball and basketball , the opera house , and such as the arts (paintings / sculptures).. One who watches an event . A horse drawn or electric carriage that rides on rails and is used is for transportation. Workers would travel several miles using public ______ to get to their job.. A carriage to the rides on rail and is used for transportation.
Declaring Independence History he recently arrived from England . a person who vigorously supports there country . a pamphlet title . he was the president of the conental congress . he was one of the youngest delegates .
Chinese Dynasty World Geography A vast desert that covers parts of Mongolia and China. A major dynasty that ruled China from the mid-fourteenth to the mid-seventeenth century. Was culturally the most brilliant era in later imperial Chinese history. Was a short-lived imperial dynasty of China of pivotal significance. often imaginary past time of peace.
Accounting Math assets = liabilities + owner's equity. the amount of money owed, or payable, to the creditors of a business. a chronological record of the transactions of a business. an entry on the left side of an account. accounting period that begins on Jan. 1 and ends on Dec. 31.
Latin America World Geography The general or universal condition of human existence. A calamitous event. Of, relating to, or designating a city or town. Time that is to be or come hereafter. To crowd to an uncomfortable or undesirable excess.
Wild Animals That Are Becoming Domesticated Animals Spray when scared as a defense mechanism; smell is hard to get rid of. Carnivorious mammal that is a part of the dog family; has a bushy tail. Looks similar to guinea pig, but is three times the size!. Rodent found almost everywhere; lives in trees and stores food in the winter. Salamander that is native to Mexico.
Colonial America History Craftsmen in towns and plantations; lived in villages and cities. Were captured in Africa and sold to slave traders then shipped to colonies; property for life. A person who does hard and physical work. A person who owned and controlled a colony. Men and women who didn't have money for passage to colonies; agreed to work for free for person who paid.
Teeth Body first teeth. hidden part of tooth. adult teeth. fills the hole in tooth. rotting of teeth.
Touching Spirit Bear Books the state of being alone. a result or effect of an action or condition. a red, swollen mark, usually by a blow or pressure. not showing fear or hesitation. Cole's main problem.
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