This is a crossword puzzle about the symbols of the state of New Mexico. This is a four page packet includes a crossword puzzle, an answer key, a list of possible answers, and a worksheet to answer questions about the symbols.
Following is a list of state symbols for students to become acquainted with when filling in the puzzle. This is an excellent activity for students doing research on the state.
Albuquerque, Cutthroat Trout, Hot Air Balloon, Mining, NM, O Fair New Mexico, Pinon, Rio Grande River, Roadrunner, Santa Fe, Spadefoot Toad, Tarantula Hawk Wasp, The Land of Enchantment, Whiptail Lizard, Yucca Flower