Keep kids busy with 51 printable games and activities

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Dec 14, 2016 at 12:22 p.m. ET

Coloring, crosswords, matching games and more — these activity sheets are hours of fun. 

Originally published March 2014. Updated December 2016.

1 /51: Back to school jokes

1/51 :Back to school jokes

2 /51: Draw a face on the germ

2/51 :Draw a face on the germ

3 /51: What's for lunch

3/51 :What's for lunch

4 /51: Fun lunch box notes

4/51 :Fun lunch box notes

5 /51: United states map

5/51 :United states map

6 /51: Matching puppies

6/51 :Matching puppies

7 /51: Identify fall leaves

7/51 :Identify fall leaves

8 /51: Hidden fall objects

8/51 :Hidden fall objects

9 /51: Follow the directions

9/51 :Follow the directions

10 /51: Scavenger hunt

10/51 :Scavenger hunt

11 /51: What do you hear

11/51 :What do you hear

12 /51: Garden decoder puzzle

12/51 :Garden decoder puzzle

13 /51: The Nut Job maze

13/51 :The Nut Job maze

14 /51: The Nut Job Surly

14/51 :The Nut Job Surly

15 /51: The Nut Job Surly 2

15/51 :The Nut Job Surly 2

16 /51: Surly and Mouse

16/51 :Surly and Mouse

17 /51: Create the Face

17/51 :Create the Face

18 /51: Finish the Puzzle Activ

18/51 :Finish the Puzzle Activ

19 /51: List the opposites

19/51 :List the opposites

20 /51: Draw Your Game Page

20/51 :Draw Your Game Page

21 /51: The Lorax reflection ac

21/51 :The Lorax reflection ac

22 /51: Monsters vs Aliens BOB

22/51 :Monsters vs Aliens BOB

23 /51: Holiday treats

23/51 :Holiday treats

24 /51: Reindeer matching game

24/51 :Reindeer matching game

25 /51: Matching game

25/51 :Matching game

26 /51: The Spy Next Door cut o

26/51 :The Spy Next Door cut o

27 /51: The Spy Next Door code

27/51 :The Spy Next Door code

28 /51: Tennis ball challenge

28/51 :Tennis ball challenge

29 /51: Up spot the difference

29/51 :Up spot the difference

30 /51: Matching Holiday Wishes

30/51 :Matching Holiday Wishes

31 /51: Christmas crosswords

31/51 :Christmas crosswords

32 /51: Balloon science fun

32/51 :Balloon science fun

33 /51: Up backyard adventure

33/51 :Up backyard adventure

34 /51: More fun with balloons

34/51 :More fun with balloons

35 /51: Oozaramma!

35/51 :Oozaramma!

36 /51: MvA Tangled lines

36/51 :MvA Tangled lines

37 /51: Shamrock Matching Game

37/51 :Shamrock Matching Game

38 /51: Match the Birds

38/51 :Match the Birds

39 /51: Matching kittens

39/51 :Matching kittens

40 /51: First Birthday Quiz

40/51 :First Birthday Quiz

41 /51: Create your own word

41/51 :Create your own word

42 /51: Longest Drawing

42/51 :Longest Drawing

43 /51: Animals matching game

43/51 :Animals matching game

44 /51: Spot the different

44/51 :Spot the different

45 /51: Wedding scavenger hunt

45/51 :Wedding scavenger hunt

46 /51: Fall word scramble

46/51 :Fall word scramble

47 /51: Secret decoder puzzle

47/51 :Secret decoder puzzle

48 /51: Precious coloring page

48/51 :Precious coloring page

49 /51: Andie coloring page

49/51 :Andie coloring page

50 /51: Raccoon coloring page

50/51 :Raccoon coloring page

51 /51: To do list for kids

51/51 :To do list for kids