St Patrick’s Day Word Scramble (easy & hard versions)

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St Patrick’s Day will be here before we know it, and we try and incorporate it into our homeschool whenever we can. This St Patrick’s Day word scramble is a great example of this.

Have fun in the classroom with these St Patrick’s Day activities. There is an easier and harder version of this St Patrick’s Day word scramble, perfect for upper elementary and middle school kids.

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

st patricks day word scramble

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These free word scramble printables are perfect for St Patrick’s Day either for the classroom, or homeschool.

What are the benefits of playing word jumbles?

Playing word jumbles, or word scrambles can provide a number of benefits, including:

  1. Improved vocabulary,
  2. Enhanced spelling skills,
  3. Cognitive development
  4. Language development
  5. Time for children to relax and refocus,
  6. Improved communication skills.

Overall, playing word jumbles can be a great educational activity for children. That can help them develop important language and cognitive skills.

It can also be a fun way to engage with language and build confidence in their abilities.

Unscramble the St Patrick’s Day Words

This St Patrick’s Day word scramble 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.

These free St Patrick’s Day word jumbles are free to print but are for personal use or classroom use only. Scroll to the end of the post to get the pdf file.

We also love playing mad libs all year round, but this luck of the mad libs book is another great fun activity to keep them entertained.

The first sheet is the easiest word scramble. They all have 12 words to find, but this version below has the answers written in orange around the sides.

This will make it much easier for younger children.

st patricks day word puzzle

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 St Patrick’s Day!

st patricks day word scramble middle school

St Patrick’s Day Word Scramble Answers

The 12 St Patricks Day words to find are: ( I have included an answer sheet with the download.)

  • Irish
  • Shamrock
  • Rainbow
  • Green
  • Leprechaun
  • Clover
  • Patrick
  • March
  • Seventeen
  • Lucky
  • Gold
  • Saint

You will also enjoy our free if I were a leprechaun writing activity.

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I think you will also enjoy our St Patricks Day bingo free printable.

st patricks day word scramble answers

Other free St Patrick’s Day activities you will enjoy

Print out the free printable word scramble

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 3 September 2023 by homeschoolof1

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