This is a two-page printable activity. The first page is an informational text (approximately 450-word) about the planet Mars. The second page is a crossword covering content and terms which are highlighted in bold within the text. There are eight clues total. For example:
Clue: America's space exploration agency.
Clue: Facts or information that help determine whether something is true or false.
Clue: The fourth planet from the sun, Earth's neighbor.
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