This puzzle (with solution) is a fun method of ensuring that students are familiar with the more difficult vocabulary words from Driving Miss Daisy by Alfred Uhry.
There are 27 entries. Words in the puzzle are.. applause, asylum, banquet, Baptist, cemetery, chauffeur, convention, demolish, Episcopalian, fedora, grits, Jewish, pantry, policy, prejudice, racism, reference, sassy, snicker, stingy, synagogue, temple, trolley, upholstery, vendetta, vulgar, and widow.
Although students often see the puzzle format as a fun task, it is an active learning activity. It helps students with spelling and comprehension of new words.
A word bank is supplied to support students. You could redact this to make it more challenging.
The solution is printed on the second page. Download the preview file to see the solution and the grid.