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Free Printable Hanukkah Word Search

In this fun free printable Hanukkah word search game, you will be searching for twelve holiday themed words. Play at your own pace or set a timer with friends and family for a fun and challenging twist!

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What are some benefits to working on word search puzzles?

You can learn a few new words
Children especially, may learn a few new words that they never knew before. Word searches can be great for improving vocabulary.

Improve Spelling Skills
When searching for a word you have to spell out each word letter by letter. This helps word recognition and improve your spelling skills.

Relaxation and sense of accomplishment
Taking some time out of your day to complete a word search puzzle can not only make you feel more relaxed but will also leave you feeling a sense of accomplishment from completing the puzzle.

Time away from screens
With everything being available on computers, phones and tablets nowadays, I know I always welcome a break from screens. Printing out a word search puzzle is a great distraction from technology all while having fun!

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Download link is located at the bottom of this post.

Free Printable Hanukkah Word Search Game

This word search game is designed to be printed onto a standard 8.5×11 inch piece of printer paper or cardstock. One game will print per page.

Feel free to download and print as many copies of the word search game as you would like. However, please do not edit or redistribute the files in any way. This game was created for personal or classroom use only.

In this game you will be searching for the following holiday themed words:

  • Celebrate
  • Dreidel
  • Latkes
  • Hanukkah
  • Menorah
  • Oil
  • Festival
  • Candles
  • Family
  • Presents
  • Sundown
  • Eight

How to play the Hanukkah word search game in a group setting:

While working on a word search game by yourself can definitely be both relaxing and fun, they are also great activities to play at holiday parties with family, friends and classmates.

How to make playing word search in a group more fun:

Set a timer:
Begin by setting a timer for a certain amount of time. Have each player start with their word search page face down on the table. When the timer begins, each player can flip their pages over and begin searching for the words. Whichever person has the found the most words by the time the timer goes off, wins!

Try and search for the words as quickly as possible:
Start by having each person place their game page face down on the table. When someone says “GO,” each person will turn their pages over and start trying to find the words. Whichever player can find all twelve words the quickest, wins!

hanukkah word searchDownload link is located at the bottom of this post.

Check out some of our other fun free printable Hanukkah activities and coloring pages below:

Free Printable Hanukkah Word Scramble
In this fun game, you will be trying to unscramble twelve Hanukkah themed words

Hanukkah Maze – Free Printable Game
In this classic game, you will be making your way through the maze to reach the dreidel in the center.

Hanukkah I Spy – Free Printable Game
This fun free printable I spy game features six Hanukkah themed images to find. Simply count how many of each picture you see in the box above and write the correct number on the lines below.

How many words can you make out of Menorah game
This is a fun an challenging game where you have to try and see how many words you can make using only the letters found in the word Menorah. Hint: There are 121 words you can make!

Free Printable Menorah Coloring Page
Print out this fun coloring page for the kids the holiday season and have them color in the candles as you light the menorah each night!

Free Printable Dreidel Template – Two Sizes
Whether you would like to use them as coloring pages, or as a pattern for your craft projects, these dreidel templates are a great place to start!

If you are interested in downloading all of our fun printable Hanukkah themed games and activities for kids, you may want to check out our bundle below!

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Download Link:

Download the Hanukkah Word Search.