Financial Literacy Crosspatch#01

Financial Literacy Crosspatch#01

Are you an educator looking for activities and resources for personal financial literacy? Here is a crosspatch puzzle to engage critical thinking skills while helping to grow and develop vocabulary. Supports differentiated learning with letter hints.

Solve the puzzles
l. review the list of words
2. match the letter hints with the corresponding list words
3. fill in the blank spaces with the correct words
4. continue matching intersecting letters with the remaining list of words
5. track progress by crossing out, or checking off, each word at it is recorded

Choice activity board ideas
l. have kids create word searches using the list of words to exchange with peers to solve, using one of the blank wordsearch grids found at the link below
2. scramble the letters in each word and then get a peer to solve the puzzle
3. write definitions for each word

Puzzle suitable for distance, blended, independent and differentiated learning. Grades 3-5

LINK to blank wordsearch grids: blank wordsearch grids