It may seem like all fun and games as the unofficial Super Bowl holiday arrives, but for the young ones it may not be as exciting. Why not print off some free games, mazes, puzzles and coloring pages to keep them busy while you are cooking in the kitchen or catching up on a replay? You can set up a whole table of these activities for all the children in your party to enjoy.
NFL Rush Games offers fun and free NFL games to play online are available on the “games” tab.
Create your own “go team” banners with these free and easy printables, which also include cheerleaders and specific football positions.
These Football Pack Extra printables are to be used with children from 2 to 8. These printables were made to go with the book My Football Book by Gail Gibbons.
Head to Kaboose.com for these Printable Football Crossword Puzzle and Answers .
Super Bowl Word Find – Can you find all the words in the scrambled box?
Crayola Super Bowl Football Coloring Page – Life is always fun with Crayola.
This Lined Football Paper is perfect for writing stories, creating to do list and practicing handwriting, both before and after the Super Bowl.
It’s all About Football with this Word Search, mostly for older kids and adults.
Complete this football crossword puzzle online, no paper necessary.
Harder, harder and hardest – Connect the dots
- Football Helmet Connect-the-dots(1-29) – Easy
- Football Dot-to-dot(1-69) – Less Easy
- Football Dot-to-dot Secret Message(1-80) Connect the dots to complete the picture then use the letters to solve a secret puzzle.
Super Bowl Sunday is also a great opportunity to teach our children about good sportsmanship. Are you yelling at the television? Getting angry, upset or frustrated about a call? Maybe calling a player or referree a name or too? Kids love to say and do everything that the big people do so take the time this game day to show them what sports are really all about — halftime of course!
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