Vocabulary activity based on Chapter 5 of The Great Gatsby.
Although students see this as a fun activity, it is an active learning task. It helps students with the difficult vocabulary, in terms of both spelling and meaning.
There are 25 words/clues in the puzzle.
Words are.. bewilder, colossal, corrugated, counterfeit, distraught, eager, ecstatic, gaudy, gloomy, illusion, pantry, passion, peninsula, plunge, pompadour, postern, reproach, serf, sideline, simultaneously, tactless, tense, tragic, vestige and vitality.
A word bank is supplied to support students. You could make the puzzle a lot more challenging by redacting this.
The solution is printed on the second page. Download the preview file to see the solution and the grid.
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