Type
Word Search
Description

law
ornament
instrument
time appointed
precious things
beginning
holy solemnity
shining
night
new
solemn feast
firmament
full moon
declarataion of times
sign
gladness
perfection
memorial
trumpet
sabbath
month
shofar
season

Earth and Seasons Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The act of spinning around a central axis. rotation
The act of one object traveling around another in an orbital path. revolution
The line that divides Earth into the Northern and Southern Hemisphere. equator
When light from the Sun shines equally on both the Northern and Southern Hemispheres. equinox
When light from the Sun shines more in one hemisphere than the other. solstice
The object in space that Earth revolves around. Sun
The equinox seasons include fall and ___________ . spring
The solstice seasons include summer and _____________ . winter
The month spring begins. March
The month fall begins. September
The reason we have seasons is because of Earth's ____________. tilt
A pattern of weather and climate over three months is called a _________. season
Earth's rotation is the reason we have day and _____________. night
Earth is tilted 23.44 ____________. degrees
When it is spring in the Northern Hemisphere, it is __________ in the Southern Hemisphere. Fall
When it is winter in the Northern Hemisphere, it is _____________ in the Southern Hemisphere. summer
It takes ____________ hours for Earth to make one rotation. twentyfour
It takes _____________ year for Earth to make one revolution. one
On the first day of summer, Earth is tilted most ____________ the Sun. toward
On the first day of winter, Earth is tilted most ____________ from the Sun. away
The month summer begins. June
The month winter begins. December

Seasons Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a round solid figure, or its surface, with every point on its surface equidistant from its center. sphere
an imaginary line about which a body rotates. axis
the action of rotating around an axis or center. rotation
an instance of revolving. revolution
an obscuring of the light from one celestial body by the passage of another between it and the observer or between it and its source of illumination eclipse
when the sun reaches its highest or lowest point in the sky at noon, marked by the longest and shortest days. solstice
the time or date (twice each year) at which the sun crosses the celestial equator, when day and night are of equal length (about September 22 and March 20). equinox
the shape of the illuminated (sunlit) portion of the Moon as seen by an observer on Earth. moon phase
the phase of the moon when it is in conjunction with the sun and invisible from earth, or shortly thereafter when it appears as a slender crescent. new moon
(of the moon between new and full) have a progressively larger part of its visible surface illuminated, increasing its apparent size. waxing
the phase of the moon in which its whole disk is illuminated. full moon
"shrinking" or decreasing in illumination. waning
an eclipse in which the sun is obscured by the moon. solar eclipse
an eclipse in which the moon appears darkened as it passes into the earth's shadow. lunar eclipse
the angle between an object's rotational axis and its orbital axis, or, equivalently, the angle between its equatorial plane and orbital plane. tilt
Diffused light, as opposed to the direct rays of the sun indirect sunlight
the sun shines directly direct sunlight
the path followed by an object revolving around another object, under the influence of gravitation (see satellite). orbit

THE LITURGICAL YEAR Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What season begins the church year? Advent
Lent begins on _________ Wednesday Ash
The color used in church for the season of Lent. Purple
We use the color green during _______________ Time. Ordinary
The feast of Epiphany is celebrated during the ______________Season Christmas
Advent lasts ____________ weeks. four
How many weeks does lent last? Six
Holy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter are called The _____________. Triduum
The color for Christmas Season is ______________. White
Holy Thursday remembers the _______________ ____________(2 wds) Last Supper
Jesus' Resurrection is celebrated on _________________. Easter
Jesus' death on the cross is remembered on ___________ ___________(2 words) Good Friday

Reason for the Seasons Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This word means to spin rotation
This word means to go around something revolution
The Earth travels around the_____ Sun
The _____ travels around Earth moon
The Earth rotating around the sun causes day and _____ night
The Earth revolving around the sun causes the _____ Seasons
There are ______ seasons in the Northern Hemisphere Four
It takes 12 ______ for Earth to travel around the sun. months
How the Earth ______________ determines the seasons tilts
When the North Pole is tilted towards the Sun it is _________ in the Northern Hemisphere Summer
When the Northern Hemisphere is tilted away from the sun it is which season? Winter
There is equal amounts of daylight and darkness during the ______ (happens 2 times each year) Equinox
Spring begins in the month of ______ in the Northern Hemisphere March
Fall begins in the month of ___ in the Northern Hemisphere September
Winter begins in the month of ____ in the Northern Hemisphere December
Summer begins in the month of ____ in the Northern Hemisphere June
The days are short and the nights are long during this season in the Northern Hemisphere Winter
The days are long and the nights are short during this season in the Northern Hemisphere Summer
Temperatures do not changes much along the ___________ no matter what season it is. Equator

Liturgical Year Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This is what we call the church year liturgical year
Begins the liturgical year advent
Starts with the celebration of the birth of the son of God christmas
We remember that Jesus suffered, died, and rose from the dead Lent
means "three days'' Triduum
Begins on Easter Sunday Easter
Held on the 7th Sunday after Easter Pentecost
when Jesus rose from the dead Resurrection
Falls between Summer and Fall Ordinary Time
Christmas falls in this season winter
Lent and Easter falls in this season spring
Lent begins on this day Ash Wednesday
First Sunday after Pentecost Trinity Sunday
this color represents Ordinary Time Green
This color represents Advent and Lent Purple
These colors represents Christmas and Easter White and Gold
Making a small sacrifice by not eating during the day to symbolize the sacrifices that Jesus made for us Fasting
The feast of Christ the King is celebrated on the last ______ of Ordinary Time Sunday
A special day to praise God for giving us his creation Sabbath
This man is the reason for the seasons Jesus Christ

Genesis 1 Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

beast
birds
creeping thing
darkness
day
days and years
earth
evening
firmament
fruitful
green herb
heavens
light
morning
night
sea creatures
Seas
signs and seasons
stars
waters
winged bird

Earth, Moon and Sun Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Imaginary line through Earth's center Axis
In relation to the Sun Tilt
Caused by the tilt of Earth's axis as the Earth travel around the Sun Seasons
Two days of the year on which neither hemisphere is tilted toward or away from the Sun (September 22 and March 21) Equinox
Two days of the year on which the noon sun is directly overhead at either 23.5 south or north (December 21 and June 21) Solstice
Moon is getting larger in the sky, moving from the New Moon towards the Full Moon Waxing
Different shapes of the moon as seen from earth Phases
Moon is decreasing in size, moving from the Full Moon towards the New Moon Waning
The spinning motion of a planet on its axis Rotation
When half of the Moon's Earth facing side is lit by the sun First quarter
Decreases in size from sunlight Gibbous
When just half of the moon's Eartg-facing side is visible Third quarter
The moon face is completely lit Full moon
Thin silver of the moon Crescent
When the side of the moon is facing earth also faces directly away from the sun New moon
Caused by the interaction of the Earth, Moon and Sun Tides
The movement of an object around another object Revolution
Blocking light from one celestial body by the passage of another between it Eclipse
When the moon passes between the Son and Earth Solar Eclipse
When the moon passes through earth shadow Lunar eclipse

The Sun-Earth-Moon System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

imaginary vertical line that cuts through the center of Earth around which Earth spins Axis
a round, three-dimensional object whose surface is the same distance from its center at all points SPhere
Earth's yearlong elliptical orbit around the Sun revolution
occurs when the Moon pauses directly between the Sun and Earth and cast a shawdow over part of Earth solar eclipse
change in appearance of the Moon as viewed from the Earth moon phase
moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Earth and the Sun new moon
curved path followed by a satellite as it revolves around an onject orbit
describes phase that occur after a full moon as the visible lighted side of the Moon grows smaller waning
phase that occurs when all of the Moon's surface facing Earth reflects light. full moon
describes phase following a new moon, as more of the Moon's lighted side becomes visible waxing
twice-yearly point at which the Sun reaches its greatest distance north or south of the equator solstice
occurs when Earth's shawdow falls on the Moon lunar eclipse
move or cause to move into a sloping position tilt
spinning of Earth on its imaginary axis rotation
twice-yearly time-each spring and fall-when the Sun is directly over the equator and the number of daylight and nighttime hours are equal worldwide equinox
the partial or total blocking of light of one celestial object by another eclipse
the sun shines directly on the plant with no other plants, trees, or structures interfering with the sunlight direct sunlight
sunlight that reaches the Earth’s surface after being dispersed in the atmosphere over haze, dust and clouds indirect sunlight

The Creation Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Laws
Obey
Food
Animals
Eve
Adam
Made
Sanctified
Work
Rested
Seventh
Sixth
Fifth
Fourth
Third
Second
First
Green
Beast
Meat
Things
Creaping
Cattle
Living
Seas
Multiply
Fruitful
Blessed
Fowl
Creature
Whales
Seasons
Signs
Herb
Fruit
Grass
Seeds
Stars
Moon
Sun
Ground
Waters
Divide
Morning
Evening
Night
Day
Darkness
Light
God
Earth
Heaven
Beginning
Created

Sun-Earth-Moon System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

reached when the sun's position is directly over earth's equator equinox
the universe is made of _____ Matter
earth's only natural satellite Moon
calendar adds an extra day leap year
dark-colored,relatively flat regions of the moon maria
the sun is just an average-sized _____ star
the number of the phases of the moon eight
one million earth's can fit inside the _____ sun
_____ and night are caused by earth's rotation on its axis day
depends on gravity weight
takes almost a full ______ to orbit earth month
takes earth a ______to orbit the sun one time year
moon _____ around the earth revolves
earth _____ around the sun orbits
the shape of the sun is a almost perfect _____ sphere