Get young kids excited for the season spring with this kindergarten spring word search.
It’s free to download and can easily be printed from your home or classroom printer.
There’s a color and black and white version to choose from. You can also choose to have the puzzle’s letters to be uppercase or lowercase.
This is an easy beginner level word search ideal for young children who are new to word searches, especially kindergarteners and preschoolers.
Kids don’t need to be able to read to do this puzzle as each word has a picture beside it showing them what the word is.
Words to Find
The spring themed word search has 10 hidden words for kids to find and circle. Most of the words are simple 3 or 4 letter spring themed words. Words like:
The spring words are hidden in a 6 X 8 grid of large print letters.
The words are easy to find.
They can be found horizontally in the direction we read (from left to right) or vertically (from top to bottom). There are no diagonal, backwards or upside down words.
Educational & Fun Learning Activity
The word search puzzle is a fun letter recognition activity. Kids will get to practice identifying and finding the different letters of the alphabet that make up each word.
And you can choose whether you want your child to practice with uppercase or lowercase letters. There’s a version for each.
Helps Build Reading Skills
The kindergarten level word search also helps kids build reading skills. Children will be reading the word to find and then reading it again when they find the word in the puzzle.
To help kids learning to read, each word to find has a small picture beside it to help kids learn to read it.
Free Printable Spring Word Search
You can download the free printable springtime word search for kindergarten below.
The printable pdf contains 4 versions of the puzzle to choose from. You can choose to print in:
- color with uppercase letters
- color with lowercase letters
- black and white (to save on ink) with uppercase letters
- black and white with lowercase letters
An answer page is also included.
For those that choose to print out the black and white version of the word puzzle, children will be able to have fun coloring all the pictures.
The last page of the pdf is an answer page.
More Spring Activities for Kindergarten
Here are some more fun and educational pre-k and kindergarten worksheets and activities: