The beach is such a fun topic for kids to learn about. It’s popular during the summer, but people go to the beach during all times of the year. This beach word search would be a great way to talk about beach vocabulary with your child. If your child enjoys word searches, go ahead and download a copy of this free printable!
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Beach Word Search
This beach 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 Printable
- 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 Beach Word Search
You can use this word search together with other resources to help your child learn even more about the beach.
Picture Books About the Beach
These would be great books to read aloud with your child before they complete the word search.
Duck and Goose Go to the Beach by Tad Hills
Good Night Beach by Adam Gamble
Sun, Sun: The Joy of a Summer Day at the Beach by Brad Gray
More Beach Activities
Your child will have fun looking for all of the pictures in the beach themed I spy game from And Next Comes L.
This seashell memory game for kids from Growing Up Gabel would be great for kids who love games and crafts.
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Graphics for this printable are used with permission from Prettygrafik Design.