Crossword Word Search #03

Crossword Word Search #03

Crossword Word Search #03 For Google Apps
Crossword Word Search #03

Are you an educator looking for cooperative and collaborative teaching resources for Thanksgiving? This crossword like word search puzzle engages students in collaborative learning as they work together to solve across and down clues. Puzzle is available in both Google Slides™ and printable formats.

Word Search crossword puzzles help:
-build vocabulary
-support fine motor skills development and visual acuity
-engage critical thinking skills
-improve working memory skills

Include this puzzle in:
-distance, independent, and differentiated classrooms
-hybrid and in-person classrooms
-homeschooling environments
-Substitute Teacher's toolkit

To complete the printable version of the puzzle:
-download and print the puzzle
-answer the crossword clues
-optional: record the answer beside the clue
-locate the words hidden in the grid
-trace the letter paths

To complete the Google Slides™ version of the puzzle:
-copy the file to the computer using the link
-answer the crossword clues
-optional: use the text box tool to record the answer beside the clue
-locate the words hidden in the grid
-use the line tool (or the shapes tool with color set to transparent) to trace the letter paths for each word

To jump start the solution, try answering or solving the clues that are fill in the blanks as these tend to be the easiest to solve. Next, if any questions or clues require answers to plurals, antonyms, or synonyms, then solve for these as they tend to be the next easiest.