Back To School Word Search

Grab this free printable back to school word search for kids today!

As the summer winds down and the scent of new school supplies fills the air, it’s time for kids to gear up for another exciting academic year. What better way to kickstart their learning journey than with a back-to-school word search? This classic and engaging activity combines the fun of puzzles with essential vocabulary and themes related to going back to school.

In this free printable word search, children in first and second grade will practice looking for twelve school-theme words such as classroom, teacher, lunchbox, and more.

Back to school word search free printable

Word searches provide an enjoyable way for kids to expand their vocabulary. They are not just a fun pastime, but they also promote critical thinking and problem-solving skills. They require a good deal of concentration from the child, which is an essential skill for academic success.

In this printable word search, children will look for twelve school words in only two directions – from top to bottom and from left to right. This way the word search is easy enough for younger students to complete.

What you’ll need:

  • the printable Back to School Word Search (download at the end)
  • printer
  • paper
  • pencil
Back to school word search
Back to school word search

Back to school printables

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Back to school word search PDF

You may download the printable word search below. Just click on the link under the pink Planes&Balloons banner. Then save of print right away!

Have fun!