Magic Squares are a wonderful way to introduce vocabulary terms to any student. This activity uses fifteen terms essential to understanding the world of The Great Gatsby. The student will use his/her prior knowledge of history, math skills, and deductive reasoning to complete the activity.
Match the correct vocabulary term to its definition and add the correlating number in its box. If the totals are the same horizontally, diagonally, and vertically, you have found the magic number!
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If you have a set of vocabulary terms you would like to made into a magic square activity, let me know!