Here's a simple word search with 31 literary terms and concepts. It's perfect for a review, an extra classwork extension activity, or a companion to literature studies for early finishers. It's an easy way to remind students about literary topics they have already learned, and it's great for a quick-but-meaningful plan after a test or a state assessment.
The terms, listed below, are designed to connect with middle-school literature classrooms. The puzzle asks students to figure out which letters are missing (PL__T would be PLOT) and then add a phrase to explain the term. Finally, they would find the terms in the puzzle.
Here's the word list:
An answer key for the puzzle is included. This resource is created by Stephen Campbell.