US Capitals Scrambled Letters

US Capitals Scrambled Letters

Here is a US capitals scrambled letters word search puzzle to engage students' brains while activating problem solving strategies. Suitable for students learning about US States and their Capitals.

Lesson planning activities include:
l. use as bell work to introduce topic
2. write words in alphabetical order
3. use list of words in a game of 'Spelling Battleship'

To solve the puzzle students need to first rearrange the letters into the know spelling for that capital city. Next, locate the word in the grid, and then circle the letters in the grid. Some words share common letters.