Landforms Crosspatch #04

Landforms Crosspatch #04

Landforms Crosspatch #04 For Google Apps
Landforms Crosspatch #04

Are you looking for educator lesson plan resources to support kids' independent learning for landforms? Interactive landforms crosspatch puzzle activates kids' critical thinking skills. Puzzle does not include letter hints which increases the challenge. Use puzzle 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 and note: the word with the least and the greatest number of letters.
2. Next, locate the spaces that match those words. Fill in the blanks with the correct word/s.
3. Then, fill in the remaining blank spaces with the 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 (link for blank templates is below).
2. Create a treasure map using any number of landforms as the locale: glacier, archipelago, hill, seashore, in a stream
3. Construct a 3D model of student's choice remembering to include color and labels.
4. Create other puzzle types: scrambled letters using the list of words; crossword puzzle, matching puzzle.

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