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Earth Day Word Search for 6th Graders

Celebrate Earth Day with this printable Earth Day word search. This word search for kids is designed for students around 6th grade.

Free printable Earth Day word search for older kids around 6th grade. 28 hidden words with many of them being Grade 6 spelling words. 2 page pdf includes answers. #wordsearch #EarthDay #freeprintables

Skill Level

The difficulty level is medium to hard, a perfect challenge for older elementary to middle school students.

There are 28 hidden Earth Day words for older kids to find and circle.

Eighteen of the words are at a 6th grade spelling level. The majority of them are from the Earth Day themed weekly spelling list of these grade 6 spelling words.

The remaining ten words were on spelling lists of previous grades.

The words of this printable word search are hidden in every possible direction – horizontally, vertically and diagonally: forwards and backwards.

Earth Day Words

The words on this printable Earth Day word search are:

  • atmosphere
  • biodegradable
  • clean
  • conservation
  • disposable
  • disposal
  • Earth
  • ecology
  • empty
  • energy
  • environment
  • faucet
  • glass
  • metal
  • paper
  • planet
  • plastic
  • pollute
  • pollution
  • process
  • protect
  • save
  • solar
  • recycle
  • reduce
  • reusable
  • waste
  • water
Free printable Earth Day word search for older kids around 6th grade. 28 hidden words with many of them being Grade 6 spelling words. 2 page pdf includes answers. #wordsearch #EarthDay #freeprintables

Printable Word Search

You can download and print a copy of this free Earth Day word search below. The 2 page pdf file includes an answer sheet.

More Earth Day Word Puzzles for Kids

Another grade 6 Earth Day word puzzle is this fill in word puzzle. (12 of the 16 words on the 6th grade Earth Day spelling list are included in the puzzle).

For Earth Day activities for kids in early elementary grades, see: