Christmas Nativity ~ FREE Puzzles for Kids

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Looking for Christmas Nativity Puzzles for kids? To get you started, check out these ideas, then head over to the Christmas Master List to check out our FREE 500+ Nativity colouring pages, FREE Nativity crafts, FREE Nativity Advent, FREE Nativity stationery, FREE Nativity booklets, FREE Nativity posters and all things Nativity for kids… free printable… enjoy!   :)



Nativity Puzzles  (Calvary Curriculum Revised; scroll down to numbers NT001 to NT011) a great resource for kids with the angels looking like they have come from a modern day superhero comic; topics include: Prophecies; Angel visits Mary; Mary visits Elizabeth; Zacharias; Birth of Jesus; Joseph & Mary genealogy; Shepherds; Magi; also available in Spanish; free printable

Nativity Placemat  (fabnfree) with something to colour; a simple maze; word search; draw your gifts for Jesus; free printable

Jesus our King is Born – Scripture picture puzzle  (max7) shepherd boy and sheep looking up at the star; help the shepherds find the baby Jesus through the maze, then colour; free printable


A Child is born – Scripture picture puzzle  (max7) A Bible picture puzzle from Isaiah 9.6; free printable

The Wise Men brought Gifts – hidden picture puzzle  (max7) a beautiful Nativity colouring page with 4 hidden gifts to discover; free printable

Christmas Nativity – Word Search  (max7) read the Christmas Nativity story from Luke 2 and find the 59 underlined words; free printable

Christmas Nativity – puzzle sheet (pdf) and Overview of the life of Jesus – puzzle sheet (pdf) from birth to death; in colour; from the Bible Society; free printable

325 Puzzle / Colouring Bible Activity Sheets for Kids  (Calvary Curriculum original) each booklet is about 6 pages and has one colouring page and several puzzle pages, including word searches, fill-in-blanks, crosswords, true or false, circle correct words, mazes; so you can work your way right through the whole Bible. The ones which are Nativity related are numbers: 143, 144, 145, 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170, 171. And you will find them in Spanish here (164-171) and here (143-145); free printable

4 Christmas Nativity puzzles and games  (Living Waters; type ‘Christmas’ in the search box) Christmas word game; Christmas word search; Christmas bingo; Christmas journey board game; free printable

Christmas Activity Worksheets for kids  (ministry-to-children) reviewing four Bible stories related to Jesus’ birth; and here is a Nativity Puzzle that decodes the Angels’ Announcement to the Shepherds; Make your own Christmas acrostic; Compare the birth of Jesus to ours  fill-in-sheet ‘Jesus and Me’ includes where you were born; how you were dressed; visitors who came to see you; what gifts you received; for something fun and a little different. Idea: Compare 3 births – Jesus, yours and your Compassion child. Or compare His birth to that of an English royal baby; (it is amazing how THE King of Kings who should have been born in a palace, instead was born into poverty and a manger, for us); free printable

Nativity puzzles  (Biblewise) Christmas Nativity and Holy Land crossword puzzles, word searches, word scrambles, hidden pictures, mazes – including a great camel maze; fill in the blank codes; dot to dot; find the difference; Nativity Quiz; map of Israel to follow Mary and Joseph’s journey; Nativity Story; and more; free printable

Nativity Word Search  (FlameCreativeKids) 10 words; with a blank grid so they can make their own word search; free printable

The Virgin Birth and Deity of Jesus Christ  (dantheanimalman; click on ‘the virgin birth and deity of Jesus Christ’) questionnaire to fill in from Bible verses to look up; for older children; add some Nativity clip art; free printable

Christmas mazes spelling out the words – JesusGodstarjoypeacelove   Idea: why not jazz them up a little by putting them all on the one page and add a border and a favourite Nativity image.

What’s in a Name – Nativity Coded Puzzle  (sermons4kids) based on Matthew 18:21; swap the numbers for letters to find the coded words; matching Nativity word search; Nativity – simple maze help the shepherds find Baby Jesus; free printable

Nativity dot to dot puzzles for younger children  (ChristianAnswers) God’s gift to you – Jesus (6 dots); One Night in Bethlehem (7 dots); The manger (10 dots);  The wise men’s guiding star (11 dots); Candy cane – tell people about Jesus with a candy cane (20 dots); Christmas tree lights symbolism – Jesus is the light of the world (15 dots); free printable

Christmas Star word search  (akidsheart) in the shape of a star; 26 words; Nativity word search in the shape of a manger; 27 words; Nativity crossword (19 words) about the birth of the King; in the shape of a manger; Nativity crossword (26 words) in the shape of a manger; Nativity Story – multiple choice quiz 15 words; Coded Word Puzzle  decode the 24 Christmas words in this crossword puzzle; each letter represents a letter of the alphabet; Matthew 2:10 wordsearch in the shape of a star; 11 words; Christmas Star – simple dot to dot puzzle by connecting the words of the Bible verse (Luke 2:14) to make a star; in colour; or to colour; Christmas – easy maze help the wise man get to the manger; Christmas – easy maze help the angel get to Joseph to give him a message; free printable

Magi search for Jesus – Word Search  (kidssundayschool) 12 words; After Jesus was born, some very special people paid him a visit. Who were they? Words from the story are hidden in this colourful word search; free printable

Christmas Quiz  (tomorrowsforefathers; scroll down to ‘Tracts’ and click on ‘Christmas Quiz’) a tract with a quiz; free printable

Nativity puzzles  (BibleCartoons) angel coded message; no room at the inn – spot the difference; wise men maze; free printable

Nativity – colouring / puzzles / learn to draw  (colormountain; scroll down) Holy night – shepherds and wise men come to see the new born king; free printable

Christmas Nativity puzzles  (religiousdoodles; scroll down to bottom of page) word search (14 words); maze; acrostic; free printable

Nativity – simple maze  (Dover sample) help Mary and Joseph find their way to Bethlehem

Nativity – Fill in the missing letters – simple puzzle  (Dover sample) to find out where Jesus was born

Nativity dot to dot  Sheep snoozing around Baby Jesus in the manger

Christmas Nativity Word Search  (max7) in the shape of a Christmas tree; read the Nativity story then find the 18 words in bold; free printable

Candle shaped maze  (noelladesigns) Decode the Nativity anagram puzzle (13 words) then find the secret word; another Nativity anagram puzzle (13 words); Nativity jigsaw 20 pieces; in colour; Mary, Joseph, Baby Jesus and shepherds; free printable

2 Nativity Word Searches  (Mama’s Learning Corner) 10 words each; Christmas Nativity Word Search (20 words); Names of Jesus copywork; Silent Night copywork; Away in a Manger copywork  copy the first verse of this beautiful Christmas carol; free printable

Nativity pack for younger children  (ateachingmommy) puzzles; patterns; story timeline; writing maze; writing practice; size sort; numbers up to 20; spelling; counting; Nativity colours and counting; free printable

Nativity pack for younger children  (overthebigmoon) colouring, puzzles, counting, writing practice; free printable

Nativity pack for younger children  (miniaturemasterminds) 23 pages to colour; letter practice; colouring; counting; trivia; maths; patterns; graphs; here is the full colour version; free printable

Christmas Nativity copywork for younger children  (momsmustardseeds) free printable

Nativity Bible verses traceover  (christianpreschoolprintables; scroll down) jigsaw; games; and more fun activities for younger children; free printable

The Road to Bethlehem – Nativity Puzzles  (biblestoryprintables; scroll down) word search; crossword; scramble; free printable

2 Christmas Nativity puzzles  (sundayschoolresources; scroll down to ‘Christmas wordsearch’ and ‘Christmas Spot the Difference’) spot the difference in this manger scene with Mary, Joseph, Baby Jesus, and a shepherd holding a lamb; word search (25 words); Nativity maze (number 24) lead the shepherds to the baby; free printable

Nativity word search  (foodiefriends) 17 words; free printable

Christmas Nativity Crossword  (mumsmail; scroll down to ‘Christmas Nativity Crossword’) in colour; 15 clues; free printable

Shepherd Maze very simple maze for younger children to help the shepherds find their way to Baby Jesus.

Wise men tangrams  (makinglearningfun) a simple jigsaw using geometric shapes – triangles and squares – to cut out and colour – if you are looking for something a bit different – suitable for all ages; cut your shapes smaller for a bigger challenge; print on coloured paper or decorate for some extra fun; 2 Nativity mazes  help Mary and Joseph and then the wise men get to the stable; free printable

Census for kids to fill out  (Biblefunforkids; scroll down) to help them understand the concept of a census; plus a birth of Jesus worksheet for kids; more super cute Nativity ideas  free printable

Nativity puzzles (Activity Village) members only

Sheep Puzzle – Scripture picture puzzle  (max7) from Luke 2:11; sheep in a field, with stars and letters to be put in boxes, to find out what the angel told the shepherds; free printable

Help the Shepherds find the baby Jesus – maze  (max7) free printable

Looking for something a little different? Put the birth of Jesus into real history with this free printable Bible Timeline Game. Designed to go with the free printable Bible history timeline, it consists of 24 Bible event cards and 9 action cards. As children (ages 7+) play with their friends (2 – 6 players) they place the cards in order to learn the overall flow of Biblical history; 2 different levels of difficulty; Includes blank cards so you can add extra Bible events.

Not here? Why not have a go at making your own Christmas puzzle with this easy tutorial. Tailor it specifically for your child and make them as hard or as easy as you like.




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