This is a crossword puzzle review activity for the novel, "Monster," by Walter Dean Myers. The puzzle includes review questions about the characters, the setting, the conflicts (internal and external), the plot and events of the story, and the four themes:
1) Peer Pressure
2) Growing Up
3) Introspection and Personal Responsibility
4) Race and the Justice System
This activity could be used as a focus activity, a class review activity, homework, and even as extra credit. It is a comprehensive overview of "Monster" and the characters and events that occur in the novel.