Weather is a fun topic for children, but it can also be overwhelming. There are so many weather related terms involved! Fortunately, fun word searches can help with this. This weather word search is a fun way to help your child recognize some of those vocabulary words.
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Weather Word Search
This weather word search contains 15 words all relating to the topic. 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 searches and reuse them 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 these free printable word search more fun:
Resources to Go Along With the Weather Word Search
You can use this word search together with other resources to help your child learn even more about the weather.
Books About Weather
These would be great books to read aloud to your child before they complete the word search. Or older readers would enjoy some of these books on their own.
All About the Weather: A First Weather Book for Kids by Huda Hajarali MA
Oh Say Can You Say What’s the Weather Today by Tish Rabe
Hello, World! Weather by Jill McDonald
Weather and the Seasons by DK
Be sure to check out our post with even more weather books for kids!
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To download this printable, simply click on the link below.