To create and print a word search, visit a website that has a word search puzzle maker, or download a word search puzzle maker onto your computer. DiscoveryEducation.com, AtoZTeacherStuff.com and WordSearchLabs.com each offer free, online word search puzzle makers. Fill out the indicated fields with the words you want to use, your desired number of characters per line, and your puzzle title. Follow the instructions to generate, save and print the finished puzzle.
Fill out the puzzle maker form on DiscoveryEducation.com according to the website's instructions. Click Create My Puzzle to view the puzzle, then click the Print This Page link above it to print. You can also view and print the solution.
Follow the instructions on AtoZTeacherStuff.com to complete the puzzle maker form and generate the puzzle. Click on the blue link that says, "Click here to print this page without advertisement" to print out the puzzle. The site also offers a downloadable puzzle maker for making word search puzzles offline.
After creating a puzzle on WordSearchLabs.com, click the Save button in the upper right-hand corner just above the puzzle field. After the puzzle saves, click the indicated buttons to share the puzzle, view it as a PDF or view it as a Word document. To print, simply view the puzzle in either one of the offered formats and print it.