Skip to Content

Space Crossword Puzzles

As a way to review outer space vocabulary and some space facts, here are 2 free printable space themed crossword puzzles.

These space worksheets are perfect for 5th or 6th grade students who are learning about space in Science class.

screenshot of space themed crossword puzzle with 16 words down or across

These crossword puzzles are not only a good way to work on space vocabulary but also help with spelling.

In fact most of the words used in the puzzles are from the space themed 6th grade spelling list, with a bunch more from the space themed list of the grade 5 spelling words.

The first has 12 different clues, with the second having 16, for a total of 28 space vocabulary words.

screenshot of space themed crossword puzzle with 12 words down or across

Printable Space Crossword Puzzle

The space themed crossword puzzles can be downloaded free below. The 3 page pdf includes 2 puzzles and an answer sheet.

The answer sheet includes an optional word bank that can be used if desired.

More Fun Word Puzzles

This is Day 6 of 10 of a printable word puzzles for kids series. All of the puzzles are free to download.

For more free printables with a space theme, check out these planets and space themed word scrambles.

a screenshot of a mail themed word shape puzzle printable
Previous
Mail & Letter Writing Themed Word Shape Puzzles
An ocean fill-in puzzle printable. There are 34 ocean themed words categorized by how many letters each word has. A whales tale sticking out of the water and 2 swimming fish decorate the puzzle.
Next
Ocean Fill In Puzzle