Here is a blank word search grid in the shape of the South American continent. Available in both PDF and Google apps formats, engage students' creativity of all ages with this blank grid. Students can use vocabulary from any number of curriculum areas. For example: mammals, birds, insects, reptiles found in South America; South American heads of state; countries in South America; weather words connected to this continent; rivers, lakes, oceans, bays, and other geographical related topics connected to South America; famous people from South America.
Have students create their word search puzzle to exchange with others, while completing other student created puzzles.
Word search puzzles engage the brain, activate problem solving strategies, help to consolidate spelling, enable vocabulary building skills and help to make learning fun.