Language Arts and Reading Word Search Puzzles
This page features language arts word search puzzles related to grammar, vocabulary, and literature. A number of these word search puzzles could be used in conjunction with literature units, as homework assignments, or for extra credit.
You'll find many other word searches related to math, science, history, geography, seasonal, and animals when you browse through the pages of word search puzzles available on this web site.
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Language Arts Word Search Puzzles
Literature Word Search PuzzlesThe Secret Garden Word Search - Re-visit this classic children's tale when you find the people and places from the story in this puzzle.
Bill Peet Characters - This is a word search for fans of Bill Peet books. Students will find a variety of Bill Peet characters and answer questions about some of them.
Lord of the Rings - Find and circle the words in the puzzle related to the trilogy by J.R.R. Tolkien.
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow - Find and circle words related to this story by Washington Irving.
The Hobbit - Find and circle the words related to the book by J.R.R. Tolkien.
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz - A classic word search for all ages.
Peter Pan - A word search puzzle.
Dr. Seuss Word Search Puzzle - Locate a variety of characters from stories by Dr. Seuss.
Charlotte's Web Word Search Puzzle -Students will find and circle the names of characters from the book Charlotte's Web by E.B. White.
Grammar Word Search PuzzlesDouble Consonant Animals - Each of these animal names is spelled with a double consonant.
Three Syllable Word Search - Find the words with three syllables in the puzzle.
Prepositions Word Search Puzzle - Can you find all of the prepositions in this puzzle?
Homograph Word Search - Find and circle the homographs in the puzzle with bonus alphabetizing activity.
Phonics Word Search Puzzles
Short /o/ Sound Word Search Puzzle - Find and circle words with the short o sound.
Long e Word Search - Find words in the puzzle then alphabetize them.
Long a Sound Word Search Puzzle - Primary grades will search for and circle 20 long a sound words in this fun puzzle.
Words With the Short i Sound - Find words with the short i sound in the puzzle.
Words with the Short A Sound - Phonics word search puzzle.
Words That End With le - Find and circle these words in the puzzle.
Miscellaneous Language Arts Word Search Puzzles
Poetry Word Search - This is a fun activity for students when beginning a poetry unit.
Compound Words Word Search Puzzle 1 - Find twenty-one compound words in the puzzle.
Punctuation Word Search - Find the names of punctuation marks in the puzzle.
Days of the Week - Find the days of the week in this puzzle and answer the questions.
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.
Word search puzzles and worksheets created by Tracey Smith.
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This page features 24 language arts word search puzzles.