Free Educational Word Search Puzzles to Print and Solve.

Educational Word Search Puzzles

The word search puzzles on this page are just a taste of what TLSBooks has to offer. These puzzle handouts are fun to have available for car trips, extra credit, or as a supplement to a related subject area. These educational word search puzzles vary in degree of difficulty and range in age from kindergarten to sixth grade. Woody has been so kind as to share some unique word search puzzles with you as well.

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Educational Word Search Puzzles

Math, Science, and Animal Word Search Puzzles

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Shapes Word Search 1 - This is an easy word search puzzle for kindergarten-second grade.
Math Word Search - Find the math terms in this puzzle.
Earthquake Word Search Puzzle - Find and circle words related to earthquakes such as seismograph, liquefaction, and epicenter in this educational word search puzzle.
Space Age Word Find - This worksheet includes a word search shaped like a rocket and two mini research questions about Pioneer 10 and 11 and Voyager 1 and 2.
Human Body Word Search - Primary grade students will find words such as elbow, knee, and ear in this puzzle.
Birdbrain - Find and circle the names of thirty-six birds in this fun puzzle.
Mammals of the Grand Canyon - Find fourteen mammals who call the Grand Canyon home.
Dinosaurs Word Search Puzzle 1 - Can you find the names of ten dinosaurs in this puzzle?
The Sounds that Animals Make - This is an easy word search puzzle and matching worksheet combined.
Dogs - Twenty-four dog breeds are featured here. Is one of them your favorite?

Language Arts Word Search Puzzles

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The Secret Garden Word Search - Re-visit this classic children's tale when you find the people and places from the story in this puzzle.
Prepositions Word Search Puzzle - Can you find all of the prepositions in this puzzle?
Bill Peet Characters - This is a word search for fans of Bill Peet books. Students will find a variety of Peet characters and answer questions about some of them.
Words With the Short i Sound - word search puzzle
Literary Terms - Find ten words in the puzzle, write a definition for the words ballad. and describe a similarity between a ballad and an epic poem.
Compound Words Word Search Puzzle 1 - Find twenty-one compound words in the puzzle.
Dr. Seuss Word Search Puzzle - Can your favorite Seuss character be found in this puzzle?

History and Geography Word Search Puzzles

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Native Americans of Arizona Word Search Puzzle - Find the names of eighteen Arizona Indian tribes in the puzzle.
Sculptors Word Search - Find the names of Italian Renaissance sculptors in the word search puzzle.
Women of the Revolutionary War - Find the names in the puzzle then select two of the women and write a short piece about their accomplishments.
Bill of Rights - Find and circle words from this important document.
Greek Gods - Find and circle the Greed gods and goddesses in the puzzle and answer the questions.
Midwestern States - Find the states in the puzzle.
National Parks - Locate fifteen parks in the puzzle and write the state in which three of the parks are located.
Continent Word Search - Find and circle the names of the continents then answer the questions.
U.S. Rivers - Find major U.S. rivers in the puzzle and write about a river in your home state.

Seasonal and Miscellaneous Word Search Puzzles

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Months of the Year Word Search Puzzle - Find and circle the months of the year in the puzzle.
Back to School Fun Worksheet 1 - Word search, word scramble, and alphabetizing activity for primary grades.
Birthday Party Word Search - Find and circle the birthday related words in the puzzle.
Airport Word Search Puzzle 2 - Find and circle the words related to flying and the airport.
Clothing That Begins With Letter S - Find and circle one dozen articles of clothing that begin with the letter s.
Construction Equipment - If you're a fan of heavy equipment, this is the puzzle for you.
Boat Word Search - You'll find all kinds of boats here!
Colors Word Search - Find and circle ten color words and then put the words in alphabetical order.
Carpenter Tools - Find the names of ten tools in the puzzle and then alphabetize them.

All worksheets created by T. Smith.


Did you know. . .
puzzles provide you with a fun, relaxing way to improve vocabulary, spelling, and pattern recognition. Our word search puzzles are a great boredom buster for kids and a brain booster for adults!


This page has over 34 educational word search puzzles for you to share with your students!

Free educational word search puzzles.

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