Educator resource activity to engage critical thinking skills while learning about Fourth of July. This hidden words word search puzzle engages students' problem solving strategies as they work to uncover the hidden words in the puzzle.
Other lesson plan extension ideas:
l. put the words in alphabetical order
2. brain storm ideas for vocabulary
3. have students word together to foster a cooperative classroom
Brain teaser is available in both PDF and Google apps versions. This puzzle supports distance, hybrid and in-person classroom. Puzzle also supports homeschooling and tutoring.
Solve the puzzle
-locate the 20 words hidden in the grid
-trace the letter paths
-letter paths travel horizontally, vertically and diagonally in all 8 directions
-record the words in the space below the grid