Fun active learning task. Crossword puzzle (with solution and word bank) based on the novel by Anne Holm.
This is a vocabulary quiz. It could be used after reading the novel to cement in students' minds the meanings of 36 keywords relevant to David's journey. Alternatively, you could use this as part of your pre-teaching of keywords.
Words are: barracks, belief, circus, commandant, compass, concentration camp, cruel, escape, escapee, evil, fence, foreboding, freedom, frontier, fugitive, kindness, precaution, precipice, prison, refugee, rescue, reticent, revenge, rifle, secret, selfless, soap, stowaway, survivor, suspicious, terrain, values, victim, virtues, and vitamins.
Download the Preview file to see the grid and the puzzle solution.
A word bank is included to assist students.