Explore the Arctic with these free printable Arctic word searches. Two versions including an easy word search and a difficult word search.
Each printable has Arctic vocabulary words including Arctic animals. Word puzzles are no prep and great as a screen free activity.
I designed these worksheets for kids in preschool, kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, and 3rd grade!
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To print, click the image or text below the image to bring up a PDF version of the word search. Each printable fits a standard 8 ½ by 11 inch piece of paper.
Don't forget to also print off the answer key!
I designed each worksheet in black and white to make them printer friendly. Plus, these can double as coloring pages for your kids.
Hidden within the first puzzle are 8 vocabulary terms. Young children can circle the words as they find them using crayons. Then they can color in the arctic animals around the border. As they color you can talk about each of the animals!
Vocabulary words include: Arctic fox, caribou, ice, lemming , polar bear, seal, snow, and tundra.
In the difficult version, older kids can find fifteen hidden vocabulary terms. Kids can use a pencil or colored pencils to circle each of the words. Then they can have fun coloring in the animals around the puzzle!
Vocabulary Terms Include: caribou, cold, fox, hare, ice, lemming, narwhal, ocean, orca, polar bear, puffin, seal, snowy owl, walrus, and wolf.
These printables were created by Nature Inspired Learning and are for personal use only for your home, classroom, or public library. All of these free Arctic animal word searches are for non-commercial use. See full disclosure.