Crosswords for Kids

Nursery Rhymes

Our crosswords for kids cover a lot of fun topics, and this one is no exception! To solve it, your child will need to know some popular children's poems and nursery rhymes. If he/she doesn't know them, you can help. So think back to your childhood and review some very fun rhymes!

lamb standing in a pasture

To solve this fun kids’ crossword puzzle, you need to finish the beginning line from ten popular poems. Kids, if you don’t know these rhymes, please ask an older family member for help. Then ask your helper to tell you the rest of the rhyme. You will share some fun times together, for sure!

Printable Version & Answer

ACROSS

2.   Mary had a little ___

6.   Little Bo Peep has lost her ___

7.   Hickory, dickory dock; the mouse ran up the ___

8.   Twinkle, twinkle, little ___

9.   Hey, diddle-diddle, the cat and the ___ 

DOWN

1.   Patty cake, patty cake, baker's ___

3.   Old Mother Hubbard went to the cupboard to get her poor dog a ___

4.   Humpty Dumpty sat on a ___

5.   The itsy-bitsy spider climbed up the water ___

7.   Little Jack Horner sat in a ___


Digging a Little Deeper...

Can you finish this nursery rhyme line?

   "Simple Simon met a pieman going to the ______"

Scroll below to find the answer.

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