NOTE: This puzzle is meant to be used after students have read the book.
Students solve this crossword by providing synonyms and antonyms for 25 vocabulary words from ANIMAL FARM. Each clue contains a vocabulary word and the sentence it is used in from the book.
Examples of clues:
* And so within five minutes of their invasion they were in IGNOMINIOUS retreat by the same way as they had come... (syn.) ANSWER: shameful
* As the summer wore on, and the windmill neared completion, the rumours of an IMPENDING treacherous attack grew stronger and stronger. (syn.) ANSWER: coming
11. In sheer MALIGNITY, thinking to set back our plans and avenge himself for his ignominious expulsion, this traitor has crept here under cover of night... (ant.) ANSWER: kindness
15. ...Old Major was still a majestic-looking pig, with a wise and BENEVOLENT appearance in spite of the fact that his tushes had never been cut. (ant.) ANSWER: cruel
More challenging—and fun!—than a typical vocabulary crossword!
PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING:
The 25 words in this puzzle are also listed and defined on the ANIMAL FARM edition of Bookmarks Plus.
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