As the hectic holiday season approaches, entertain children of all ages with the following family-friendly Christmas puzzles.
The websites listed below offer online holiday games that are kid-safe and child-friendly. From jolly jigsaws to Victorian sliders, these Christmas puzzles will provide hours of non-stop fun and entertainment for kids of all ages.
- DLTK-Kids Daily Playtonium Jigsaw Puzzle
This website offers jigsaw puzzles for all ages. 4 different difficulty levels are available with a large variety of holiday themes. Puzzles are timed and high scores can be submitted. Fun for all! Shockwave is required.
- Childrens Museum Jolly Days Winter Wonderland
This website offers 7 interactive online puzzles for younger children. Hints can be turned on or off. Puzzles open in other windows.
- AKidsHeart Nativity Puzzles
3 religious themed puzzles are included in this website. Choose between sliding or jigsaw puzzles.
- Apples4TheTeacher Christmas Scramblers Puzzles
This game is for older players. To play, move 2 pieces at a time until all the pieces form the completed picture. Players have 4 minutes to complete the game. 7 different puzzles are available. Java plugin is required (free download).
- BillyBear4Kids Christmas Puzzle Mania
BillyBear4Kids offers 6 Java applet Christmas puzzles. Choose between slider, slider easy and jigsaw puzzles.
- Apples4TheTeacher Christmas Jigsaw Puzzles
Apples4TheTeacher offers 3 Christmas jigsaw puzzles. Choose between easy, medium or hard difficulty levels. A cute musical message follows completion of game. Requires Macromedia Flash 5(free download).
- BillyBear4Kids Animated Let It Snow Jigsaw Puzzle
Let it Snow is a cute animated online jigsaw puzzle. Requires Flash.
- Jigzone Christmas Puzzle Gallery
An excellent resource for those who love online puzzles. Over 20 different Christmas puzzles are included at Jigzone. From 6 piece classics to 247 piece triangles, Jigzone offers a wide variety of difficulty levels for all ages.
- AKidsHeart Victorian Christmas Puzzles
From Christmas kitties to spiritual angels, AKidsHeart offers several online jigsaw and sliding puzzles with various difficulty levels. Biblical verses accompany the Christmas angels.
- KidsTurnCentral Holiday Jigsaw Puzzle Santa Penguin
KidsTurnCentral offers various difficulty levels in this holiday puzzle, ranging from 6 pieces to 247 puzzle pieces. A wide variety of shapes and sizes are included in this timed Christmas jigsaw.
- BlackDog.net Holiday Christmas Puzzles
BlackDog offers 16 different puzzles that can be played online or downloaded to the computer hard drive. Choose between slides, drag and drop or jigsaw puzzles. A Java-enabled web browser is required to play.
- TheKidzPage Christmas Puzzles
This websites offers 5 pages of puzzles for children, with many Christmas themes and difficulty levels. A must-have for the puzzle lover. Shockwave is required (free download).
The websites listed above offer child-friendly, brain-teasing online puzzles that are guaranteed to be big hits with children young and old.