Teaching Resource

The 50 States of America Puzzle and Game

PDF | 14 pages|Grades: 2 - 6

A fun puzzle and game to use in the classroom when learning the names and geographical locations of the American States.

Challenge students with this teaching resource and test their knowledge of the states of the United States of America.

Cut out the states, jumble them up and put them back together. You can then place the blank state on top. Ask your students to find a certain state and then remove the blank state to reveal whether they are correct.

This resource includes:

  • 1 color version
  • 1 black and white version.
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Heads up–there’s an error, at least in the black and white. The capital of Arkansas is listed as Arkansas rather than Little Rock. Otherwise this is an awesome resource that my students love to use in learning the states and their capitals!

LScheffer · Jan 9th, 2020


Thank you so much for bringing this to our attention! We will get it fixed and back up ASAP. We are so glad that you and your students are enjoying this resource!

Natalie · Jan 10th, 2020

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