This end-of-year interactive PowerPoint consists of fun, interactive word puzzles for the last days of the school year with five types of puzzles: riddles, rhymes, analogies, alliteration, and words to unscramble.
There are five of each type of puzzle, one per slide, as well as follow up activities.
The summer theme makes this colorful presentation a perfect activity for the last few days of school or for a few quick puzzles each day.
consist of five clues that the students reveal one at a time before checking the final answer.
ask students to fill in a missing word in a sentence using a rhyming clue.
For the analogies,
students fill in the missing word.
For the alliteration
puzzles, students are given a clue and asked to provide a two word phrase for the answer. Both words begin with the same letter, and students are given this beginning letter.
For the words to unscramble,
students are given a descriptive clue along with each group of scrambled letters.
Word puzzles support a number of the ELA standards, especially those that involve making inferences and understanding word relationships.
This resource can also be purchased at a discount as part of this bundle, which also includes the end-of-year acativity packet:
End of Year Package
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