Nerdiness has never been more in vogue than it is now. Brush up on your vocabulary and spelling skills with our free printable games designed to enhance your understanding of common and not-so common words in the English vernacular. Do you find completing crossword puzzles and word search puzzles relaxing? So do I! Although some people may think of it as never letting your brain rest, there's nothing more relaxing than sitting in your favorite chair and completing a free printable game like a word search puzzle. It sure beats watching television! Instead of zoning out in front of the tube watching mindless shows, you're actually engaging your brain to think critically and creatively. You can still be a couch potato, but at least you'll be a smart one!
Free Printable Word Search Puzzles to Pass the Time
Have you ever been waiting in line or sitting at the doctor's office or DMV thinking, "I wish I had something to do. I'm so bored!" Well, be bored no longer. We have a number of different free printable word searches and many more printable activities that you can print out, fold and take along in your purse, backpack or wallet. The next time you find yourself waiting, just whip out one of your puzzles and get to work. You'll be surprised at how quickly the time passes when you're having fun and learning some vocabulary to boot. Once you've finished finding the words, you can challenge yourself to find even more words that may or may not be related to the puzzle's category. Give it a try; you may be surprised at the words you'll find!
Are You Ready for Some Football Word Search Puzzles?
Whether or not you're a fan of the sport, you'll have a lot of fun completing this football word search puzzle. You can complete it while you're watching the game (or ignoring the game, as the case may be). If you're interested, though, you can ask a friend or family member to explain to you what all the terms mean. If you don't know the difference between a quarterback and a fullback, now is the time to learn! Fans are usually more than happy to explain the rules and positions to you, as long as you wait until a commercial to ask. After all, interrupting while there's a lot of cheering or shouting isn't a good idea! If other people in your family like completing word search puzzles, why not make yours reusable? It's easy to do! If you have a laminating machine, it's as easy as printing the sheet off and laminating it. If not, you can use a plastic sheet protector which you can find in the school and office supplies section of most retail stores. Don't forget to pick up a fine-tipped dry erase marker. Find your words, circle them with the dry erase marker and wipe the page clean when you're done. It's easy and saves paper!