Note: This product is meant to be used after students read the book.
Students solve this puzzle by providing synonyms or antonyms for 25 vocabulary words from A PRAYER FOR OWEN MEANY.
Examples of clues:
“But he’s called Dan,” my mother added, bringing a slight frown to my grandmother’s COUNTENANCE. (syn.) ANSWER: face
13. No one could remember the denomination of the school minister, a SEPULCHRAL old gentleman who favored bow ties... (ant.) ANSWER: joyful
15. ...among them, the HAPLESS Harry Hoyt, who’d received a base on balls with two outs... (ant.) ANSWER: lucky
20. ...he did nothing more seditious than offer some HETERODOX opinions regarding the location of the Holy Ghost... (___ to accepted beliefs; syn.) ANSWER: contrary
A fun way to learn vocabulary!
NOTE: This puzzle contains the 25 Words to Know from A PRAYER FOR OWEN MEANY edition of Bookmarks Plus.
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Also, these same 25 words are part of my A Prayer fo Owen Meany 50-Word Prereading Vocabulary Puzzle.
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