Flatworms and Roundworms | Platyhelminthes and Nematoda Crossword Puzzle

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This crossword puzzle has 51 terms that are commonly used in a unit on flatworms and roundworms, the phyla Platyhelminthes and Nematoda. My students love to review in this way. It helps to reinforce the concepts and vocabulary used when teaching this material. I particularly love that it helps students practice their spelling!

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The following terms are used in the crossword. Please check this vocabulary list to make sure this puzzle is a good fit for your students:

  • Platyhelminthes
  • Nematoda
  • Animalia
  • Endoparasite
  • Ectoparasite
  • Primary Host
  • Intermediate Host
  • Free Living
  • Acoelomate
  • Pseudocoelomate
  • Coelom
  • Bilateral Symmetry
  • Cephalization
  • Tube Within A Tube
  • Degeneration
  • Flatworms
  • Roundworms
  • Flame Cells
  • Host
  • Parasite
  • Hermaphroditic
  • Hooks and Suckers
  • Gastrovascular Cavity
  • Tegument
  • Reproductive
  • Regeneration
  • Fission
  • Digestive
  • Cestoda
  • Turbellaria
  • Trematoda
  • Monogenea
  • Filarial Worms
  • Planaria
  • Tapeworms
  • Ascaris
  • Trichina worms
  • Pinworms
  • Hookworms
  • Flukes
  • Proglottids
  • Scolex
  • Cysts
  • Eyespots
  • Pharynx
  • Diffusion
  • Ganglia
  • Dorsal
  • Ventral
  • Posterior
  • Anterior
  • Three
  • One

This makes a great homework assignment, it can be used as test review, or it makes a great assignment to leave in a sub packet.

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