Landforms Scrambled Crosspatch#02

Landforms Scrambled Crosspatch#02

Landforms Scrambled Crosspatch#02 For Google Apps
Landforms Scrambled Crosspatch#02

Are you an educator looking for choice board activities to support kids' independent learning about landforms? This scrambled letters crosspatch puzzle engages students' 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.

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

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

Choice boards:
l. Students develop word search puzzles using blank templates (see link below).
2. Create treasure maps using a landform as the locale (and thinking outside the box): sand dunes, peninsula, in the sea, bay (remember to include a legend, compass rose)
3. Assemble a 3D model of a landform (student's choice), including color and labels.
4. Organize landforms using any number of categories: size, location, land, water, both, other category?

Blank templates link: blank word search grid.

Answers included with the file download.