Word searches in kid-friendly themes are an easy way to plan an extra activity. These printable word puzzles can be used to reinforce a weekly theme.
They are also a fun way to entertain children when the weather makes it hard to get outdoors, or you need a quiet time activity for older kids while the little ones are napping. Each of the word puzzles involves a theme that children can relate to.
The word-find printables below contain 9-15 words. The words can be found horizontally or vertically. There may be some diagonal words. There are no backwards words.
NOTE: All of the word puzzles are available for personal non-commercial use only. Daycare providers, teachers and parents are welcome to print in quantity as needed.
Simply select the word-find of your choice, and click to open the puzzle in PDF format. You can then easily print as many copies as you need.
More word puzzles:
Level 1 – Very Easy
Large letters, five words to find. No diagonal or backwards words.
Level 2 – Moderately Easy
Nine to twelve words. Some diagonal but no backwards words.
Level 3 – A bit of a challenge
Minimum of fifteen words. Can be in any direction including backwards.
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