Early Finisher Word Puzzles
Brainteaser Words • Fun Puzzles for Early Finishers is a set of 28 Task Cards for word play FUN! Each Task Card has a word with the beginning and ending letters missing. Students play detective to discover the missing letters which happen to be the SAME! Each line in the word stands for a missing letter. Once students discover the missing letter, they write the word on their Student Record Sheet. Great for early finishers!
__ r o m __
The missing letter is “a.” aroma
__ i v e __
The missing letter is “r. river
In addition to the Brainteaser Words Task Cards, this unit also includes the following:
• a Student Record Sheet for students to record their answers
• an Answer Key
• blank templates for you or your students to add additional words
• directions for playing Scoot
• an Award Certificate
For extra durability, laminate the Task Cards before cutting them apart. They look awesome in color but reproduce great in grayscale.
Brainteaser Words is ideal for:
• morning warm-up activities
• learning center activities
• extra credit
• homework assignments
• activities for “early finishers”
• playing Scoot
• instant activities for substitutes
Also available: What's the Word?, also filled with fun, early finisher word activities with the emphasis on compound words.
Brainteaser Words © 2017 Linda Schwartz • Pizzazz Learning
Cover art:© Kate Hadfield Designs
Border art: © Red Pepper Papers
Question mark art: © Art C-Cosgrove
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