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Inventory of ICT tools and open educational resources

Welcome to the inventory of freely available online tools and open educational resources for language teaching and learning developed by the ICT-REV project! The inventory contains a list of tools that have been evaluated with specific criteria in mind. Read more

Word Search Labs

It is a free online tool to build, print, share and solve word search puzzles. Just enter a title, the words you want to include, the directions and size of your puzzle and this app will do all the work for you. You can also find a range of ready-made word search puzzles on many different subjects.

Evaluation: Word Search Labs is a simple and effective tool to create all kinds of word search puzzles. Great for students to practise vocabulary or grammar.

Cost: Free

Website: https://wordsearchlabs.com/

           

Categories

Principal function(s)
  • Crossword puzzle creator
Type of interaction
  • Group/pair work - classmates
  • Individual work
Content
  • You supply
  • Website/other users supply
Skill
  • Writing
  • Vocabulary
  • Grammar

Usability

User-friendliness/complexity of the tool´s interface Interface: Simple
Time needed for mastering the „how-to“ of the tool and a production of a task Time efficiency: High
The number of languages in which the tool is currently available/adaptable to Interface language(s): English
Does the tool require registration? Who can see my data? Can I remain anonymous? Respect for privacy: High. Word Search Labs does not collect data from its users.
Possiblity to save your or others´ work for reuse/reproduction Saving work for future use: Yes, password needed
Possibility of the tool to be used for a  range of different activities (e.g. to what extent you can organize a project assignment with a central activity based on this tool) Tailorability (If so, how?) Yes, you can create word searches from scratch

Interactivity

Technical requirements

Installation required? No
Compatibility/Operating System: All operating systems
Other tech requirements:
 
 

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This tool was developed within the framework of a cooperation agreement between the European Centre for Modern Languages and the European Commission