Type
Word Search
Description

Florida
Fulgham
Pamela
Davey
Tam
ocean
sharks
aquarium
depths
brochures
realized
entices
crammed
embarrassed

Georgia Aquarium Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Angelfish
Snapper
GreenSeaTurtle
SeaUrchin
Trout
Alligator
BlueTang
Dolphin
SeaStar
Anemone
Crab
Shark
HammerHead
MantaRay
Beluga
CoralReef
Georgia
Grouper
Mammal
Marine
Ocean
Octopus
Penguin
Piranha
SeaDragon
SeaOtter
Shrimp
StingRay
ClownFish
WhaleShark
SeaLion
Reef
Diver

Sea World Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Albatross
California
Dolphins
Electric Eel
Fish
Florida
Killer Whale
Lunch
Manta
Ocean
Orlando
Parrot
Penguin
Pink Flamingo
Polar Bear
Reptile
San Diego
Sea Lion
Seagull
Sharks
Sky Ride
Souveniers
Sting Ray
Walrus

The Dynamic Earth Puzzle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

One of the 7 great masses of land Continent
The name of the supercontinent that existed 200 million years ago, when all the modern continents were connected. Pangea
The theory that continents have moved slowly to their current locations and continue to move. Continental Drift Theory
The process by which new oceanic crust forms along mid ocean ridges and older crust moves away from the ridge. Sea Floor spreading theory
A long narrow mountain chain found on the floor of the ocean. Mid Ocean Ridge
The distance from the surface of the ocean to ocean floor. Depth
An event that causes the magnetic field to reverse its direction. Magnetic Reversal
A tectonic boundary where two plates are moving away from each other and new crust is forming from magma that rises to the Earth's surface between the two plates. Divergent Plate Boundary
The transfer of heat energy that results from magma becoming heated, less dense, and rising eventually cooling at the surface, becomes more dense and sinks.. Convection Current
The divisions of Earth's outer shell that glide over the mantle. Tectonic Plate
The rigid outer part of the earth, consisting of the crust and upper mantle. Lithosphere
The layer of the earth's mantle, below the lithosphere, in which there is relatively low resistance to plastic flow and convection is thought to occur. Asthenosphere
The process where dense oceanic crust is forced under the less dense continental crust Subduction

Ocean Life Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

puffin
pelican
penguin
jelly fish
squid
lobster
crab
octopus
manatee
whale
dolphin
cod
angelfish
stingray
eel
sharks
tuna
seagrass
red algae
kelp
phytoplankton
fish
algae
seaweed
coral

Landforms and Bodies of Water Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Part of a large body of water that extends into a shoreline bay
A deep, narrow alley with steep walls. canyon
Body of water completely surrounded by land; usually freshwater. lake
Point of land that extends into a river, lake, or ocean. cape
Area of level land, usually low elevation and often covered with grasses plain
Body of land completely surrounded by water. island
Flat, low land built up from soil carried downstream by a river and deposited at its mouth. delta
Large natural stream that flows through land. river
Low land between hill or mountains. valley
Land along a sea or an ocean. coast
Small stream or river that flows into a larger stream or river. tributary
_____ of a river--Place where a river empties into a larger body of water. mouth
Part of a body of water that extends into a shoreline; larger and deeper than a bay. gulf
Narrow stretch of land connecting two larger land areas. isthmus
Body of land jutting into a lake or ocean, surrounded on three sides by water. peninsula
Area of flat or rolling land at high elevation, about 300 to 3,000 feet high plateau
Land with steep sides that rise sharply from the surrounding land. mountains

Aquatic Ecostystem Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Anglerfish
Aphotic zone
Aquatic Ecosystem
chemosynthetic organisms
Food Web
Hatchetfish
Photic zone
Photosynthesis
Phytoplankton
Shark
Swordfish
Water Depth
Zooplankton

science terms Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

continental rise
volcano
heat
photosynthesis
ocean trench
continental shelf
pressure
metamorphic
rock
igenous
depth
mixture
slanity
solution
waves
ocean currents

Landforms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

an area of wet, soggy land with many pools of water wetland
a large area of water that is surrounded by land lake
an area of water that is mostly surrounded by land bay
a major body of water that covers large parts of the earth ocean
a place where water flows over a cliff waterfall
a thin waterway that allows water to flow into a lake or ocean river
a very small body of water that is surrounded by land pond
a channel of water that connects two large areas of water strait
a large area of flat land plain
a large area of flat land that is raised higher than the land around it plateau
a large, tall, rocky area of land that comes up out of the earth’s surface mountain
a mound of raised land that is smaller than a mountain hill
a large crack in the earth formed by a river or earthquakes canyon
a narrow strip of land that connects two large areas of land isthmus
an area of land that is completely surrounded by water island
a strip of land that extends out into a body of water peninsula
low, water land that is formed at the mouth of a river delta
an area of low land between two mountains or hills valley

Aquatic Biomes Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Amazon River
Sepik River
Sharks
Beach
Freshwater
Salt Water
Pacific Ocean
Tim
Zaire
Atlantic Ocean
Nile
River
Ocean
Lake
Coral
Fish
Water

Geography Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

is the height of an area, measured from sea level. Altitude
is a body of water that is partly enclosed by land. Bay
is a deep valley with very steep sides often carved from the Earth by a river Canyon
is a hill or a ridge made of sand. Dunes are shaped by the wind, and change all the time. Dune
is an imaginary circle around the earth, halfway between the north and south poles. Equator
is a natural hot spring that occasionally sprays water and steam above the ground. Geyser
is a part of the ocean (or sea) that is partly surrounded by land (it is usually larger than a bay). Gulf
is the half of the Earth that is north of the equator. Northern Hemisphere
is a large body of salt water that surrounds a continent. Ocean
is a body of land that is surrounded by water on three sides. Peninsula
is a large, flat area of land that is higher than the surrounding land Plateau
The meridian at 0 degrees longitude. prime meridian
is a narrow body of water that connects two larger bodies of water. Strait
is a low place between mountains. valley