NOTE: This puzzle is meant to be used after students have read the book.
Students solve this crossword by providing synonyms and antonyms for 25 vocabulary words from THE ADVENTURES OF TOM SAWYER.
Examples of clues:
* Frivolous (ant.) ANSWER: serious
* Sentry (syn.) ANSWER: guard
* Famished: very ___ (ant.) ANSWER: full
* Perplexed (syn.) ANSWER: puzzled
More challenging—and fun!—than a typical vocabulary crossword!
PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING:
The 25 words in this puzzle are also listed and defined on the THE ADVENTURES OF TOM SAWYER edition of Bookmarks Plus, which can be found here: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Bookmarks-Plus-The-Adventures-of-Tom-Sawyer-Handy-Reading-Aid-205650
Also, these 25 words are contained in my THE ADVENTURES OF TOM SAWYER Prereading Crossword, which includes 50 challenging words students will run across in the book. This product can be found here: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/The-Adventures-of-Tom-Sawyer-Prereading-Vocab-Crossword-50-words-835118
USE ALL THREE TO REINFORCE MEANING!