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Matilda by Roald Dahl - Vocabulary Crossword (Chapter 16)

Matilda by Roald Dahl - Vocabulary Crossword (Chapter 16)
Matilda by Roald Dahl - Vocabulary Crossword (Chapter 16)
Matilda by Roald Dahl - Vocabulary Crossword (Chapter 16)
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This puzzle is a fun method of ensuring that students are familiar with the more difficult vocabulary words from Chapter 12 (Miss Honey's Cottage) of Matilda by Roald Dahl.

There are 32 clues in the crossword. Words in the puzzle are.. amazement, bemused, calm, compel, conceit, cottage, delicacy, divine, dwelling, embarrassed, evil, fairy-tale, fascinating, glimmer, hearth, illustration, longing, margarine, mystery, narrow, paraffin, phenomenon, precocious, remote, romantic, tabloid, trot, tunnel, well, whitewash, wilderness and wisdom.

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.

The solution is printed on the second page. Download the preview file to see the solution and the grid.

This product, and my other resources for Matilda, can be purchased at a reduced rate as part of a bundle. Check out Matilda - 10 Fun Resources Activity Bundle for further details.
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2 pages
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Teaching Duration
45 minutes
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