Puzzle (with solution) based on the novel by Robert Swindells. This is a great young adult novel which tackles the issue of homelessness.
This is a summary activity designed to be used after reading the novel. It jogs students' memories of characters, place names etc... There are 24 clues - each is the name of a character or place mentioned in the novel. It could be used for assessment, or as an open book assignment to aid revision. Although students have to work to find the answers, most enjoy the crossword format.
Download the preview to see the grid, the words used, and the solution to the puzzle.
A word bank is included to assist students. You could redact this to make it more challenging.