Free Word Searches for Kids

Printable Word Searches for Kids

These word searches for kids are all free for you to print and hand over to your kids or students. The kids will have a great time hunting for the hidden words and you'll love that you know they're increasing their problem solving and vocabulary skills.

There's a lot of word searches for kids below and you can find more holiday word searches, math word searches, science word searches, back to school word searches, online word search games for kids, and bible word searches that are great for kids.

You can also make your own word searches for kids so you can cover the exact topic or use just the right words you want them to work on.

Medium Word Searches for Kids

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These word searches for kids are medium-level with 11-20 hidden words in the puzzles. Kids in grades 4-5 do great with them.

  • Bird Word Search - Find 11 types of birds before you can solve this word search for kids.
  • Wizard Word Search - Find 12 words hidden within this words search for kids.
  • Garfield Word Search - Find all 15 words about Garfield in this puzzle.
  • Dinosaur Word Search - There are 15 words hidden inside this printable word search for kids.
  • Cool Pets Word Search - A 16 word puzzle all about cool pets.
  • Dog Word Search - A word search puzzle about dogs with 16 words to find.
  • Craft Word Search - A crafty word search for kids with 16 hidden words.
  • Friendship Word Search - There are 18 words about friendship hidden within this word search for kids.
  • Clothing Word Search - Can you find all 18 clothing items in this printable word search for kids?
  • Time Word Search - Kids can learn all about time by finding the 18 words in this puzzle.
  • Indoor Games Word Search - There are 18 words to find in this printable word search for kids.
  • Parts of the Human Body Word Search - Kids will need to find 18 parts of the body to solve this puzzle.
  • Banks Word Search - Help kids learn about banking with this 18 word puzzle.
  • Days & Months Word Search - Find all 19 days and months inside this puzzle.
  • Breakfast Word Search - Look for 19 breakfast items to solve this word search puzzle.
  • Circus Word Search - Complete this word search by finding all 19 words.
  • Toys Word Search - A fun word search for kids with 19 hidden toy words.
  • Pirate Word Search - After finding all 20 words you'll be able to use the remaining letters to learn an interesting pirate fact.
  • Princess Word Search - A princess word search for kids where they'll need to find 20 words.

Hard Word Searches for Kids

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Below are some harder word searches for kids that have 21-30 hidden words in the puzzle. They're great for kids in grades 6 and up.

  • Hobbies Word Search - A 21 word puzzle covering different kids of hobbies.
  • Birthday Parties Word Search - Celebrate birthdays with this 22 word puzzle.
  • Computer Accessory Word Search - Find 22 computer accessory in this word search for kids.
  • Pizza Word Search - There are 26 pizza words in this puzzle.
  • Food Word Search - Print out this word search for kids and find 27 types of food.