Take advantage of your kids' love for computer games and show them these free online word search games. They can have all the fun of playing computer games and you'll know that they're learning new vocabulary and working on their spelling skills.
These online word search games can also be a lot of fun for adults, so don't be afraid to take a break and try your hand at one of these time wasters. It's a great way to keep your mind sharp during the day.
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Letter Lasso, over at Miniclip, is a fun online word search game that's great for kids but it's really so fun that adults will enjoy it as well. It's a little different from other online word search games, here you'll have to find just one word at a time before you can move on to the next.
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Great Day Games has a great online word search game that's perfect for older kids and even adults.
There are hints that can be accessed if you get stuck on the puzzle and you can even submit your high score when you are done.
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This online word search game is just for the youngest puzzlers with only a few words that need to be found in a small grid of letters. There are just a few online word search puzzles to choose from here but it will keep the little ones busy for some time.
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You can get your daily fix of word search at Word Games' daily word search in easy, medium, or hard. The timer is ticking so complete these online word search games as quickly as possible to make it to the top of the Best Times list.Continue to 5 of 9 below.
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Begin the online word search game, The Daily Word Search, by choosing easy, medium, or hard. If you choose "easy," the words will only appear forwards, otherwise, you'll get horizontally, vertically, or diagonally. Hints are available but they'll add 10 seconds to the clock. Can you make it to the top of the daily, weekly, or even all-time chart?
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If you're looking specifically for a free online word search game to help your child or student strengthen their spelling skills, this word search game over at Spelling City is just what you need. There are four-word search games here for children in K-2nd, 3rd-5th, 6th-8th, and 9th-12th grades. Two skill levels are available and you can set the length of the game if you'd like.
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Each and every day, AARP has a new online word search puzzle that you can play for free. All you need to do is use your mouse to select the word or phrase that's hidden within the puzzle. Feeling stuck? You have 3 hints available for each game. There's a high score board so you can see how you rank against other plays today, this week, and this month.
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How many hidden words can you find inside of this online word search puzzle? When you begin the game you get to choose from easy, medium, hard, and expert. The tougher the level, the more words you'll have to find. You're timed as you play so you can play over and over again to try to beat your time.Continue to 9 of 9 below.
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