ESl resources: listing of worksheets

Wordsearch Puzzles

printables for esl kids

learning and teaching resources

There are 36 thematic wordsearch puzzles to choose from. Scroll down to explore, download and print!

Wordsearch puzzles are popular classroom games, useful for vocabulary teaching and revision, and kids love them. Our wordsearch puzzles, designed for further practice, complete our online activities such as spelling games or guessing games (hangman) . However, you can use them independently, in any way you like.

Here you will find a picture guide to these resources sorted alphabetically by topic. Each resource image is a direct link to the pdf file. Each worksheet comes with an answer key. Below each resource image there is a relevant wordlist. Take a look at the previews to see which ones are best for you and your students, then download and print your activities.

You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download and print our worksheets.

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classroom games »
If your students enjoy our wordsearch puzzles, you could expand this activity by playing related word games. Here are some ideas.

related online word games »
Take the learning online! We offer a variety of word activities that go well with the wordsearch puzzles.

wordsearch puzzles sorted alphabetically by topic


ESL worksheets: Autumn vocabulary
Printable wordsearches: Bathroom vocabulary
ESL wordsearch: Body vocabulary
ESL printables: Christmas wordsearch


ESL printables: Clothes wordsearch
ESL printables: Colours wordsearch
ESL worksheets: Domestic Animals vocabulary
ESL printables: Drinks wordsearch


ESL worksheets: Easter vocabulary
ESL printables: Family wordsearch
ESL wordsearch: Feelings vocabulary
ESL printables: Food wordsearch


ESL worksheets: Fruits wordsearch
ESL wordsearches: Furniture vocabulary
English worksheets: Halloween vocabulary
English printables: Halloween Animals vocabulary


Worksheets for kids: Insects vocabulary
ESL wordsearches: Kitchen vocabulary
English wordsearch: Living Room vocabulary
ESL wordsearches: Occupations vocabulary


English worksheets: Pencase vocabulary
ESL printables: Pets wordsearch
ESL worksheets: School wordsearch
ESL printables: Sport wordsearch
  • sport »
  • answer key »
  • basketball, boxing, cycling, football, hockey, skating, skiing, swimming, tennis


English wordsearch: Spring Flowers vocabulary
ESL printables: Summer wordsearch
ESL worksheets: Time wordsearch
  • time »
  • answer key »
  • one, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight, nine, ten, eleven, twelve o'clock
ESL printables: Town wordsearch
  • town »
  • answer key »
  • bank, church, cinema, gas station, hospital, library, post office, restaurant, school


ESL worksheets: Toys wordsearch
English wordsearch: Transport vocabulary
ESL worksheets: Valentine's Day wordsearch
ESL printables: Vegetables wordsearch


ESL worksheets: Verbs vocabulary
English wordsearch: Weather vocabulary
ESL wordsearch: Wild Animals vocabulary
ESL printables: Winter wordsearch