Mardi Gras Word Search: Simple Activity for Extra Holiday Fun (Free)
This Mardi Gras word search (free printable) is a great way to enjoy extra holiday fun with kids.
You can use this simple activity in a variety of ways to help you celebrate and boost learning fun.
Get creative ideas for using this free printable word search with Mardi Gras themes so you can be ready for a special celebration.
An Easy Way to Explore Mardi Gras with Kids
If you’re looking for a print-and-go way to celebrate Mardi Gras with kids, this free word search is an awesome choice. It’s a great activity for a fun holiday celebration.
Mardi Gras is such an exciting time and excellent opportunity to teach your kids about this holiday. With my boys, I love to use simple printable activities, like a word search, to jumpstart new learning adventures.
Last year, I created and shared these Mardi Gras color by number pages. My boys had a blast working on activities so I decided that we needed more fun ways to boost our celebration.
That’s why I’ve added this free printable word search (and new coloring pages)!
Learn More About This Mardi Gras Word Search
This Mardi Gras word search (free printable) includes 2 pages. One page is the word search activity and the other page is the answer key.
The list of words (20) with Mardi Gras themes that your kids will search for include:
- Shrove Tuesday
- Ash Wednesday
- New Orleans
- Fat Tuesday
- Mardi Gras
- King Cake
You can learn more about each of these Mardi Gras words at Where Y’At Mardi Gras glossary and New Orleans Mardi Gras glossary.
Creative Ways to Boost the Learning Fun with This Word Search for Kids
Think free Mardi Gras word search printables look rather simple? Well, you can take it to the next level with a variety of learning fun activities.
- Provide fun writing tools for your kids to use to complete this Mardi Gras activity sheet. Erasable pens, highlighters, and color pencils are super cool.
- Use the 20 words as spelling words for the week.
- While you’re having spelling fun, your kids can use a dictionary and get in some fantastic vocabulary practice by jotting down the definitions, too.
- Flip over the word search and use the back of the page to write sentences, doodle, and other DIY challenges (like crack the code, trivia, and more). It would be super cool to see what your kids come up with for masks and flambeaux!
- You can also use the back of the paper to add different words that are part of Mardi Gras vocabulary.
- Add some Mardi Gras party supplies to your celebration.
Remarkable Resources for Learning About Mardi Gras with Kids
Take your Mardi Gras learning fun to the next level with books and videos.
You can choose to use these resources before or after using your word search. You know your kids best – do they like to have an activity to warm them up for more learning? Or do they enjoy reading and watching before completing an activity? Not sure? No worries! Pick a way and go for it. Then, learn from those experiences and apply it to your next printable activity fun 😉
Here are a few books that are amazing for learning about Mardi Gras with kids:
The Little Purple Mardi Gras BeadMardi Gras in New Orleans12 Days of Mardi GrasDinosaur Mardi GrasBeignets for BreakfastDelphine Denise and the Mardi Gras Prize
Get Your Mardi Gras Word Search (Free Printable)
High five! You’re on your way to having a blast with this Mardi Gras fun activity!
This free printable Mardi Gras word search includes 2 pages (activity and answer key) in PDF format.
You may make as many of these printable worksheets as you need for your personal use, family, class, homeschool co-op, or community event. If you have a friend or co-worker who’d enjoy this type of Mardi Gras activity with kids, I ask that you please share this post with them. Thanks so much for your cooperation!
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Wishing you tons of Mardi Gras fun with your kids!