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3 Puzzle Package,John Steinbeck,The Red Pony,Character Search,Vocab,X-word

3 Puzzle Package,John Steinbeck,The Red Pony,Character Search,Vocab,X-word
Product Description
This offering is a three puzzle package of puzzles involving either John Steinbeck or his novelette, The Red Pony. Included are a vocabulary/matching puzzle with 16 words. There is a "character" search on finding 17 of the major "characters" in the novelette. And there's a crossword puzzle that would provide a nice look back at The Red Pony. There are about 8 of the clues (which I've put in bold-face type) that deal specifically with Steinbeck or The Red Pony. These clues are not too deep, but the puzzle WILL be enough to force some thinking. My solution page also explains some of my more "uncommon" answers. For younger students it might be best to work the puzzle in pairs or groups. It's intended to generate a challenge while providing some fun. Learning some new vocabulary is always a goal of mine in my crosswords. Remember! The point of a crossword is to have a little fun/challenge while you are learning something. You are not supposed to know each answer right away upon glancing at the clue. It would be no fun if you did. You’d have LEARNED nothing. (This is a message that might be imparted to your students.) I try to phrase enough of the clues so that a student/person will know many of the answers immediately . . . the rest of the clues I want to challenge the doer a little bit. When they’ve learned something through being challenged they’ll appreciate their accomplishment, and the experience, a lot more.
Total Pages
7 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
3 hours
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