Landforms Scrambled Crosspatch#01

Landforms Scrambled Crosspatch#01

Landforms Scrambled Crosspatch#01 For Google Apps
Landforms Scrambled Crosspatch#01

Are you looking for choice board activities to support kids' independent learning for landforms? This scrambled letters crosspatch puzzle activates kids' critical thinking skills and supports vocabulary development. Puzzle includes letter hints to support differentiated learning. Suitable for kids in grades 3-5, home schools and as a tutoring resource. Use for distance and independent learning.

Download your printable puzzle or save the Google Slide™ format to your computer.

Solve the puzzle
Step 1. Rearrange the scrambled letters to reveal the words to fill in the blanks. Print the correct spelling.
Step 2: Review the list of words and note: the word with the least and the greatest number of letters.
Step 3: Using the letter hints, locate the words that match the letter hints and then fill in the blank spaces.
Step 4: Fill in the remaining blank spaces with the words that share common letters.
Step 5: Track progress by checking off each word as it is located.

Choice board activity ideas:
l. Students develop word search puzzles using blank templates (see link below).
2. Create treasure maps using a landform as the locale: volcano, under the ocean, in a stream, lagoon, estuary (remember to include a legend, compass rose)
3. Assemble a 3D model of a landform (student's choice) remembering to include color and labels.
4. Organize landforms using any number of identifiers: size, location, land, water, both, other?

Blank templates link: blank word search grid.

Answers included with the file download.