This crossword puzzle, based on the novel by Neil Gaiman, is designed to be used after studying the novel when students are familiar with characters and plot. It could be used as a revision aid, or as a test, or as an open-book assignment. Despite this, it is fun and students will enjoy it!
There are 28 entries. Each clue refers to a character in the novel or a key word important to the story. Clue text is based on the novel. In this way, this is an active learning activity. Students are learning as they complete the crossword.
There is a word bank to assist students. You could make the activity more challenging by redacting this.
Download the Preview file to see the grid and the words used in the puzzle. This is page 2 - the solution.