Cinco de Mayo Word Scramble (Easy & Hard Versions)

Like What You See? Tell Your Friends!

Cinco de Mayo will be here before we know it, and we try and incorporate it into our homeschool whenever we can. This Cinco de Mayo word scramble game is a great example of this.

These free Cinco de Mayo printables are a great educational activity perfect for the month of May, especially on May fifth.

There are 12 fun Mexican-themed words to unscramble and to help out I have included the answers in the download.

cinco de mayo word scramble printables

**There may be affiliate links in this post. You can read my full disclosure at the bottom of the page.**

Unscramble the Mexican themed words

We have created an easier and harder version of this Cinco de Mayo word scramble puzzle, perfect for upper elementary and middle school kids. Free word scramble printables are so much fun for kids and adults.

These Cinco de Mayo word jumble worksheets are free to print, but they are for personal or classroom use only. Scroll to the bottom of the page to get the pdf file.

This May word scramble printable is a great game for elementary and middle school-aged kids. I have added two versions of the word game. One has no clues at all, and one has the actual words around the side of the puzzle to make it easier for younger kids.

Print off as many copies as you need and just have fun. Let me know in the comments what your hardest word was.

The first sheet is the easiest word scramble. They all have 12 words to find, but this version below has the answers written in different colors around the sides. This will make it much easier for younger children.

The second word scramble is much harder. There are no answers at all, so the children have to try and unscramble the words. The only clue is, all of the words are related to Cinco de Mayo!

cinco de mayo word unscramble

Cinco de Mayo word scramble answers

The 12 Cinco de Mayo words to find are: (I have included an answer sheet with the download.)

  • Maracas
  • Sombrero
  • May
  • Fifth
  • Fiesta
  • Mexico
  • Pinata
  • Dance
  • Music
  • Parade
  • Festival
  • Amigo
cinco de mayo word scramble answers

Additional Cinco de Mayo printables

You will also enjoy our free Cinco de Mayo coloring pages.

This free printable Cinco de Mayo word scramble is great either for the classroom, or homeschool. I think you will also enjoy our free Cinco de Mayo word search printable.

I think you will also enjoy the best Cinco de Mayo books and Cinco de Mayo bookmarks printable to color.

The kids can also enjoy our Day of the Dead word scramble printable.

Tips for downloading the free files

Below you will see a large sign-up box where you need to add your name and email address, and press I NEED THIS NOW!

Within minutes you will be sent the free PDF directly to your email address, so you can print it out and start using it immediately.

Sometimes emails get a little wonky, so if you can’t see it, please check your spam folder where I am sure it is hiding.

Print out the free word scramble worksheet to play on Cinco de Mayo

Make sure you choose the correct paper size and click on the shrink to fit button. All of our free printables for kids work better when printed on cardstock (this is the one we use and love.)

Last Updated on 6 May 2024 by Clare Brown

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *