20 x Wordsearches on the theme of ‘Famous Novels’.
1984 by George Orwell
Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
The Fault In Our Stars by John Green
Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
Gone With The Wind by Margaret Mitchell
The Hobbit by JRR Tolkien
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
Moby Dick by Herman Melville
The Old Curiosity Shop by Charles Dickens
Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
Peter Pan by JM Barrie
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle
The Tale of Jeremy Fisher by Beatrix Potter
Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs
The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas
Watership Down by Richard Adams
The Wizard of Oz by Frank L Baum
Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet.
Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete.
Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen.
The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!