Hyenas Puzzle Sheets

The spotted hyena is a highly successful animal being the most common large carnivore in Africa. It is a hunter and also a scavenger. Hyenas are know for their laugh which is a high pitch sound made when they are threatened or under attack. We have lots of hyena sheets for you to enjoy, including colourings, puzzles, word searches and much more.


Hyena Maze

Can you help the hyena through the maze to get to his pack? 

Word Search

Hyena Word Search

There are 18 words to find in this fun hyena word search, we have also included a downloadable solution sheet in case you get stuck. How quick can you find them all?

Hyena Word Search Easier

There are 12 words relating to hyenas to find in this fun word search. We have made this easier by only including vertical and horizontal words to make it easier for younger children. 


Hyena Boggled Puzzle

Find as many words as you can in this fun word puzzle. All the rules are provided on the sheet. If you do find any hyena related words don't forget to give yourself double points for these. A Great game to play in the classroom.

Grid copy

Hyena Grid Copy

Can you make a copy of the hyena in this fun grid copy. The picture is quite detailed so makes a great challenge for older children. 

Dot to Dot

Hyena Dot to Dot

Join the dots to reveal this cute little hyena, why not colour it in to make it extra nice?

Jigsaw Puzzles

Hyena Jigsaw Puzzle

Print out this jigsaw puzzle and cut around each of the pieces. Can you solve it by putting it back together? This is great if you laminate it as it can be used again and again. 

Hyena Number Jigsaw Puzzle

Cut out the picture into strips and then try and put back together by ordering the numbers from 1 to 10. This is a great puzzle for early years learning number recognition and ordering. 

Alphabet Challenge

Hyena Alphabet Challenge

Can you think of a word relating to hyenas for each of the letters of the alphabet. Think about where they live and how you might describe them. Some letters might not be that easy so you may have to get a bit creative.

Colour Copy

Hyena Colour Copy

Colour the hyena to match the finished one. when you have finished you can cut out your drawing and use on a card or display.

Spot The Difference

Hyena Find the Difference

Can you find 5 differences between these two pictures of a hyena having a rest on a rock? 

Cut and Glue

Hyena Cut and Glue

Cut out the pieces and glue them into the correct place to create your own hyena. Great for improving scissor skills.

Complete The Picture

Hyena Complete The Picture

Use the completed picture of the hyena to draw your own by filling in the missing boxes.