Printable Word Searches for Kids
Children love these free printable word searches for kids which are each based on a theme. The themes of the word searches cover a large range of topics that kids enjoy.
Many of these word searches for kids contain a hidden fact based on the theme of the puzzle. These printable word search puzzles for kids are a fun and educational way to keep the kids entertained on car trips, while waiting for restaurant meals, or as loot bag stuffers for a birthday party. Have fun!
Special Occasion & Holiday Word Searches (15×15)
Special occasions are the perfect time for printables word searches for kids at home or school. It’s great for seasonal lesson plans or just for fun leading up to a holiday.
Birthday Word Searches:
Try adding one or more of these birthday word searches in your kid’s loot bags.
Christmas Word Searches:
There is so much anticipation for Christmas, it’s a good idea to give some Christmas word searches to your kids to keep busy leading up to the exciting day.
Mother’s Day Word Searches:
Moms, if you’re looking for ways to keep your kids busy on your special day, try keeping them busy with some of these Mother’s Day word searches for kids.
Easter Word Searches:
The Easter bunny can add one of these Easter word searches for kids in Easter baskets.
Father’s Day Word Searches:
If dad needs some quiet time on Father’s day, try these printable Father’s day word searches for your kids.
Halloween Word Searches:
Halloween word searches for kids are a great activity for kids leading up to the fun holiday. You can even stuff them into treat bags.
Hanukkah Word Searches:
Hannukkah printable word searches are great to keep kids busy during the holiday.
New Year’s Word Searches:
There’s lots of free time between Christmas and New Years. If your kids need a break from their new toys then try one of these printable New Year’s word searches for your kids.
New Years Word Search 3: General words about New Year’s Resolutions
New Years Word Search 4: Top New Year’s Resolutions People Make
St. Patrick’s Day Word Searches:
Kids love all holidays and a special activity for this holiday could be one of these St. Patrick’s day word searches.
Thanksgiving Word Searches:
Try printing some of these Thanksgiving word searches to keep your kids busy over the holiday.
Valentine Word Searches:
Your kids can use these Valentine word searches as printable Valentines for their friends.
Words of Endearment: 20 words you might call a loved one
Other Holiday, Special Occasions and Observances Word Searches:
Martin Luther King Jr.: Words associated with the civil rights activist
Shrove Tuesday: Aka Pancake Day, Fat Tuesday, and Mardi Gras
Palm Sunday: Words about the observance marking the start of Holy Week.
Movember: November, moustache, men’s health, prostate .
Seasonal Word Search Puzzles:
Every season has its own unique attributes. Try some of these printable word searches for your kids.
Summer Word Search 2: Frozen Treats on a hot summer day.
Summer Word Search 3: Cool Drinks, refreshing in the summer.
Summer Word Search 4: Ice Cream Flavors. Some favorite summer treats.
Summer Word Search 5: Barbecue words, for delicious summer food.
Careers & Community Word Search Worksheets (15×15)
There are all kinds of careers in each of our communities. There are also many other community features beyond the people within the communities. These worksheets feature a variety of aspects of community living and the careers people have within their community.
Careers Word Search Set 2: Another set of potential jobs or careers.
Fairy Tale Word Search Puzzles (15×15)
Printable Fairy tale word searches are great for kids who have a favorite fairy tale.
Fairy Tale Word Search 3: Hansel and Gretel: Part 1, the beginning of the story
Fairy Tale Word Search 4: Hansel and Gretel: Part 2, the rest of the story
Fairy Tale Word Search 7: Little Mermaid – H.C. Andersen version, Part 1
Fairy Tale Word Search 8: Little Mermaid – H.C. Andersen version, Part 2
Fairy Tale Word Search 10: Rapunzel – The fairy tale from the Brothers Grimm.
Fairy Tale Word Search 11: Rumpelstiltskin – The fairy tale from the Brothers Grimm.
Fairy Tale Word Search 14: Three Billy Goats Gruff – Based on the Norwegian fairy tale.
Fairy Tale Word Search 15: Three Little Pigs – Disney’s version with Fifer, Fiddler and Practical.
Fitness Word Search Puzzles (15×15)
These word search puzzles are all about fitness. There are different exercises, things in a gym, and more. Each worksheet has a fitness related hidden message based on the theme of the puzzle. Have fun!
Biggest Loser Season 16: Glory days, comeback canyon, weight loss, .
Food Word Search Puzzles (15×15)
These word search puzzles are all about different kinds of foods. There are different meals, appetizers, desserts, drinks and more. Each worksheet has a food related hidden message based on the food topic of the puzzle. Have fun and eat well.
Appetizers: Bruschetta, buffalo wings, calamari and more
Apple Varieties: Granny smith, red delicious, fuji, .
Desserts: Apple pie, ice cream, chocolate cake, .
Drinks: Coffee, tea, water, milkshake, lemonade, .
Food: All kinds of food like sandwiches and yogurt
Fruits: Apple, banana, orange, strawberry, .
Lunch Snacks: Cheese, cookies, raisins, raw veggies, .
Salads: Bean, Caesar, chef, garden, greek, .
Soups: Barley, borscht, clam chowder, french onion, .
Vegetables: Asparagus, broccoli, brussel sprouts, .
Vegetables: More Vegetables with overlap from set 1
Set 2. More desserts with overlap from set 1 Fruits: Set 2. More fruits with overlap from set 1
Meals: Pizza, pork chops, casserole, spaghetti, .
Pasta: Lasagna, penne, ravioli, tortellini,
High Glycemic Foods: 20 foods that are high on the glycemic index.
Geography Word Search Puzzles (15×15)
These word searches for kids are great additions to lesson plans.
Canadian Word Search 1: Canadian Provincial Capitals and National Captital
Canadian Word Search 2: Canadian Provinces and Territories
Sports Word Searches (15×15)
We have lots of printable sports word searches for a wide variety of different sports. They’re great for home or school.
Bobsleigh Word Search: General words about bobsleigh racing
Decathlon Word Search: The decathlon sports and mindset