42 word puzzle. The words used are difficult, unusual, or key words from Act 1 of the play by William Shakespeare.
Words in the puzzle are.. adventure, booty, butcher, canker, choler, coffers, conquest, contempt, corrupt, counsel, coward, dishonour, disobedience, forfeit, gallant, heir, honour, idle, indignity, knave, malevolent, noble, pagan, patience, pilgrim, plague, popinjay, prince, prisoner, ransom, rascal, redeem, reformation, slander, snuff, tavern, temperate, tidings, toil, vizard, wan, and wench.
This is an active learning activity disguised as a fun task. It is the type of activity that you could use with early finishers, or give to a sub teacher, or use as a filler on a day when you have nothing else prepared.
A word bank is supplied to support students. You could redact this to make the puzzle more challenging.
The solution is printed on the second page. Download the preview file to see the solution and the grid.