DLTK's Crafts for Kids
"Merry Christmas" Word Mining

christmas word minePrint out the template and make as many common words as you can from the phrase "Merry Christmas".  This is good spelling practice for young children (and a challenge for adults too -- just ask my partner -- he had to help me with the sample answers sheet *wink*).

Word Mining Tips

Word Mining Rules:

Templates:

"Merry Christmas" word mine template           color   or    B&W

 with letters rearranged alphabetically             color   or    B&W

 

example answers (not all inclusive, but gives a good sampling)     answers

 

Printable version of these instructions