Father’s Day is almost here. This is a great time of year for children to show their appreciation to their father and/or the father figures in their life. Word searches are a fun way to learn vocabulary related to any subject. Hopefully this Father’s Day word search will help to spark conversations about dads everywhere.
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Father’s Day Word Search
This Father’s Day word search contains 15 words all relating to the holiday. The words can be found horizontally, vertically, and diagonally, plus they can be forwards or backwards.
Ways to Use This Word Search
- Have your child circle or underline the words as they find them. Use a pencil, colored pencil, crayon, or marker.
- If it’s easier for your child, he or she can use a highlighter or pale marker to highlight the words instead.
- Another option would be to have your child dot each letter in the word with a bingo dauber. They are always lots of fun for kids!
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
- Printer Paper and a Printer
- Pencils, Crayons, Markers, etc.
WHAT ELSE YOU MIGHT NEED
If you would like to print out the word search and reuse it multiple times, you could use a laminator and laminating pouches. Then your child could use a dry erase marker or wet erase marker to complete the activity. Here are some more options to make this free word search more fun:
Resources to Go Along with the Father’s Day Word Search
You can use this word search together with other resources to help your child learn even more about Father’s Day.
Picture Books About Father’s Day
These would be great books to read aloud with your child before they complete the word search.
I Love Dad with The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle
The Night Before Father’s Day by Natasha Wing
Dr. Seuss’ I Love Pop: A Celebration of Dads by Dr. Seuss
Father’s Day Activities
Your child will love these free printable Father’s Day coupons from Itsy Bitsy Fun.
If your child is feeling crafty, Easy Peasy and Fun shows you how to make a Father’s Day shirt card.
To download this printable, simply click on the link below.