Note: This crossword is meant to be used after students have read the book.
This crossword focuses on details from THE HIDEOUT. Students must rely on their memories to provide details from the story.
Examples of clues:
* Mr. Wolff’s initials (Ch. 18) JSW
* Person Jeremy meets at Clem’s (Ch. 9) BONNIE
* What Jeremy leaves for the mother bear (Ch. 5) BACKPACK
* Cause of the train wreck (2 words) (Ch. 3) MUD SLIDE
According to Mrs. Tyland, the hardest thing in life is to accept the ___. (Ch. 17) TRUTH
Great competition activity and a fun way to test students' reading-for-detail skills or to review for objective tests!
Don’t miss these products over THE HIDEOUT! View them in my store!
THE HIDEOUT edition of BOOKMARKS PLUS—Handy Reading Aid!
Helps students keep track of main characters and provides definitions for new words—and so much more! A lot of helpful information at students’ fingertips! Students and teachers alike are delighted with these handy reading aids! And no more dog-eared pages! Some teachers pass them out early to prepare students for reading the book.
THE HIDEOUT: 10 Word Merge Puzzles—One “Word” Becomes Two! Two-word phrases from the story are merged into one “word.” Students decipher the phrase. Sample phrases: TWRRAECINK (train wreck); WSIOLMFOFN (Simon Wolff); LCOABGIN (log cabin). Harder than it sounds, but a good spelling workout!
THE HIDEOUT: 25-word Vocabulary Crossword—Companion product to Bookmarks Plus! Can be used as a prereading activity to help prepare students for reading the book or a post-reading activity or quiz. The 25 words in this crossword are the same ones listed in the Words to Know list on THE HIDEOUT edition of BOOKMARKS PLUS. If used together, the two products help reinforce the meanings of the 25 words! Perfect extra-credit assignment!
THE HIDEOUT: Reading-for-Detail Crossword—30 Clues! Students have fun while coming up with details from the story. A great objective test review!
THE HIDEOUT: 3 Word Searches Based on the Book! Categories: The Train Wreck; The Forest; and Clem’s. As with all word searches, these are great spelling workouts!
Word-Wise Language Arts Resources
—100s of unique products over most-taught literature!
Fun Teaching~Fun Learning!