Landforms Crosspatch #03

Landforms Crosspatch #03

Landforms Crosspatch #03 For Google Apps
Landforms Crosspatch #03

Are you looking for educator lesson plan resources to support independent learning for landforms? This landforms crosspatch puzzle activates kids' problem solving strategies and makes learning fun without kids even knowing it! Puzzle includes letter hints to support differentiated learning and get students working with puzzles where the only clues are words and blank spaces. Use brain teaser to support distance and independent learning. Include in choice boards. Answers included with the file download. Suitable for kids in grades 3-5, home schools and as a tutoring resource.

Puzzle is available as a downloadable puzzle to print and as a Google Slide™.

Solve the puzzle
l. First, review the list of 15 words listed below the grid.
2. Next, complete the word fill in the blanks using the letter hints as clues to words whose letters match.
3. Then, fill in the remaining blank spaces with the words that share similar letters.
4. Finally, track progress by crossing off each word as it is placed in the grid.

Choice board activity ideas:
l. Use the list of landform words to create word searches to exchange with others to solve (link for blank templates is below).
2. Create a treasure map using any number of landforms as the locale: island, volcano, plain, plateau, mountain, within a hill, underwater
3. Construct a 3D model of students choice, including color and labels

Link to a variety of blank templates: blank word search grid.