Word Search Puzzles (Non-Holiday)

This page contains basic, intermediate, and advanced word search puzzles for kids. For holiday puzzles, please visit the holiday page you're looking for.

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Basic
(Grades 1-2)
Search for bee words in this word find puzzle. Words include bee, buzz, hive, queen, sting, yellow, black, pollen, and nectar.
1st through 3rd Grades
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Find the car words in the word search puzzle. Word list includes door, hood, trunk, mirror, seat belt, fast, drive, and bumper.
Kindergarten to 2nd Grades
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Find the fall words in the word search puzzle. Word list includes leaf, colors, autumn, cool, rake, scarecrow, and wind.
Kindergarten to 2nd Grades
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Find the farm animal words in the puzzle. Word list includes pig, horse, cow, turkey, rooster, and hen.
Kindergarten to 2nd Grades
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Find the farm sea words in the puzzle. Word list includes fish, boat, salt, sand, diver, and whale.
Kindergarten to 2nd Grades
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Find the pets hidden in the puzzle. Words include gerbil, hamster, dog, cat, ferret, bunny, and bird.
Kindergarten to 2nd Grades
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How many school words will your students be able to find. Word list includes friend, pencil, math, read, write, sing, and teacher. This is a great beginning-of-the-year activity.
Kindergarten to 2nd Grades
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Find the summer time words! Word list includes sunny, pool, beach, kids, and hot.
Kindergarten to 2nd Grades
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Hunt for transportation words in this wordsearch puzzle. Word list includes: train, plane, car, bus, and helicopter.
Kindergarten to 2nd Grades
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Find the farm wintry words in the puzzle. Word list includes mittens, scarf, snow, ice, hat, sled, and skate.
Kindergarten to 2nd Grades
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Intermediate
(Grades 3-4)
Find the baseball words in this puzzle. Word list includes catcher, pitcher, home plate, glove, pop fly, and homerun.
2nd through 4th Grades
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Search only for the bird species hidden in this word find puzzle. Word list includes snowy owl, ostrich, pelican, penguin, chicken, and hummingbird.
2nd through 4th Grades
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Track down the dinosaurs words in this intermediate-level word search puzzle. Hidden words include Stegosaurus, Pterodactyl, paleontologist, fossil, teeth, bones, roar, and Tyrannosaurus Rex.
2nd through 4th Grades
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Do you know which of these animals are fish and which are not? Circle only the fish in the puzzle. Word list includes trout, clownfish, seahorse, pufferfish, and great white shark.
2nd through 4th Grades
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Decide which animals from the list are mammals. Only the mammals are hidden in the puzzle. Other animals are not hidden in the puzzle.
2nd through 4th Grades
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Determine which animals are reptiles. Only the reptiles in the puzzle. Word list includes turtle, crocodile, python, and gecko.
2nd through 4th Grades
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Search for each of the original 13 colonies hidden in the puzzle. Make a list as you find the words.
4th Grade
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See also:
Holiday Worksheets

We have holiday word searches too! Just jump to the specific holiday page you're looking for.

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