20 Synonym Word Search Puzzles

Grade Levels
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
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Common Core Standards
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Synonym Search features 20 word search puzzles that help students to improve their vocabulary by exposing them to synonyms. Synonym search is a great way to introduce your students to the varied meanings of words by figuring out their synonyms in context. Students can then check their answers by finding the synonyms hiddwn in the puzzle.

Synonym search focuses on 12 words for a total of 20 puzzles!

Good
Happy
Big
Sad
Intelligent
Small
Brave
Beautiful
Dirty
Mad
Excited
Scared

Uses-
Synonym Search is designed to improved students’ writing vocabulary. Instead of using sad, mad, and happy, this activity exposes them to more complex and nuanced synonyms of those words.

These puzzles are also great for independent practice and early finishers!

Standards-
Fifth Grade:
L.5.5.C -Use the relationship between particular words (e.g., synonyms, antonyms, homographs) to better understand each of the words.

Sixth Grade –
W.6.3.D - Use precise words and phrases, relevant descriptive details, and sensory language to convey experiences and events.
L.6.4.A - Use context (e.g., the overall meaning of a sentence or paragraph; a word's position or function in a sentence) as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase.

Seventh Grade –
W.7.3.D - Use precise words and phrases, relevant descriptive details, and sensory language to capture the action and convey experiences and events.
.L.7.4.A - Use context (e.g., the overall meaning of a sentence or paragraph; a word's position or function in a sentence) as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase.

Eighth Grade -
W.8.3.D - Use precise words and phrases, relevant descriptive details, and sensory language to capture the action and convey experiences and events.
L.8.4.A - Use context (e.g., the overall meaning of a sentence or paragraph; a word's position or function in a sentence) as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase.

Printing-
Simply click and print the page you want!
Students circle the synonym of the word in the sentence.
They then check their answers by finding the word in the puzzle.

Includes-
Master Word List
Answer Key

Hope your students enjoy!

Happy Teaching!
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20 Synonym Word Search Puzzles
20 Synonym Word Search Puzzles
20 Synonym Word Search Puzzles
20 Synonym Word Search Puzzles