Fall Word Games
Use the engaging vocabulary activities listed below to have fun with fall-themed words! The activity ideas are perfect for small groups, literacy centers, early finishers, class competitions, and more!
-Wordsmith: Have your students try to spell as many words as possible using the letters in AUTUMN. It’s fun to divide the class into teams and play with different fall-themed words.
-A to Z: Students think of a word related to fall for each letter of the alphabet. Make it more challenging by assigning different point values to each letter. When students are finished, they add up their points to get a total score.
-Word Search: Use an online word search maker to create a fall word search puzzle. Use these fall-themed words to create your puzzle: apple pie, sweater, candy corn, gourd, hayride, thankful, bushel, cranberries, sunflower, foliage, turkey, leaves, pinecone, cornucopia, deciduous.
-Word Scramble: Use the following words to create a fall word scramble: autumn, acorn, cider, rake, squash, harvest, scarecrow, football, gobble, costume, cornstalk, pumpkin
Like the idea of vocabulary activities, but don’t have time to create them yourself? Click the link below to download printable fall vocabulary activities. No prep required!
“Students enjoyed these word activity sheets during our Fun FALL Friday the day before our Thanksgiving Break. Students love word searches and word puzzles”. -Maria G.