FREE Ship Vocabulary Print Copywork

December 24, 2020

Bonnie Rose Hudson

Bonnie Rose Hudson

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There is something about ships and life at sea that stirs a sense of adventure and captures the imagination. Help students understand the stories they read about seafaring adventures with this FREE Ship Vocabulary Print Copywork

Parts of Ships Vocabulary Copywork


I remember trying to read a Robert Louis Stevenson classic as a kid and holding it in one hand and a dictionary in the other hand. It wasn’t the most enjoyable way to get lost in a book! This FREE Ship Vocabulary Print Copywork helps kids learn the meanings of 40 different ship-related words. They’ll discover: 

  • amphibious ship
  • anchor
  • astern
  • aweigh
  • ballast
  • boom
  • bow
  • bowsprit
  • bridge
  • broadside
  • bulkhead
  • davits
  • deadeye
  • deck
  • factory trawlers
  • foremast
  • frigate
  • gaff
  • galley
  • halyard
  • helm
  • hull
  • icebreakers
  • jib
  • keel
  • lanyard
  • larboard
  • mainmast
  • mast
  • masthead
  • mizzen
  • mooring lines
  • port
  • rigging
  • rudder
  • starboard
  • stern
  • tankers
  • topgallant sail
  • topsail

They can sharpen their handwriting skills, be better prepared to enjoy wonderful literature, and even express their artistic abilities by coloring the geometrically-themed borders on the worksheets with this FREE Ship Vocabulary Print Copywork. Scroll down for your FREE instant download! 

While you’re learning about life at sea, don’t miss these Free Printables About the U.S. Navy!

We have lots of FREE ways your kids can practice their handwriting skills while learning vocabulary and terminology related to science, history, geography, and more! Here are just a few of the freebies you might enjoy! 

Instant Download: FREE Ship Vocabulary Print Copywork

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