Pencil Puzzles

Pencil Puzzles

Pencil Puzzles

Pencil Puzzles

Welcome to the Home of Pencil Puzzle Mysteries!

Fun! Challenging! Educational!
  • Kids LOVE these, and ask for more.
  • Occupies early finishers in the classroom.
  • Play on trips or in the car.
  • Use as a rainy day indoor activity.
  • Quiet time for hospitals or Sunday school.
  • Teacher rewards for good schoolwork.

A Pencil Puzzle Mystery is a puzzle you print, then work using pencil and paper. Follow clues to reveal a picture. They appeal to kids 7+. You do not need word or math skills.

Pencil Puzzles

How Do You Play?

Puzzle clues are scattered across the page. Each small grid is labeled with the position of where it goes in the big grid.

Color the squares on the big grid to match the dark squares in the clue. As you fill in the squares the mystery picture is revealed.

How to Play 1 Find where the small grid goes on the big grid.

How to Play 1

How to Play 2 Fill the squares on the big grid.

Try a free puzzle !

Want to give it a try? Here is a link to print a free puzzle. We won’t tell you what it is. It’s a mystery, so you’ll have to solve it yourself.

Getting started

To get started, click the Join button and select a membership level. Once the account has been processed through PayPal, you can Log-in, choose a puzzle to print and have fun solving the mystery !



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Pencil Puzzles