This puzzle is based on the life story of St. Patrick.
There are 24 clues in the crossword. Each answer is a word important in the life story of Ireland's patron saint. Words in the puzzle are.. Ireland, Laoire, Niall, Slemish, Derg, Tara, Slane, Mayo, Easter, March, July, Confessions, Christianity, Trinity, ship, west, preacher, sixteen, sheep, shamrock, snakes, six, angel and bishop. The clues in the crossword are explanations of how the words are relevant to the life of St. Patrick.
A word bank is supplied to support students.
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This activity is included in my Life of St. Patrick - Reading Comprehension and Activity Pack