Crossword puzzle (with solution) based on the novel by Roald Dahl.
This is a summary quiz, designed to be used for fun, after reading the novel. It jogs students' memories of characters and plot. You could use this as a class assignment, an open book test, or simply for fun on a day when you have nothing else prepared. It's not as easy as it looks, yet students seem to love it. This is an active learning task.
There are 41 clues - each is the name of a character, place or important word associated with the story. Download the preview file to see the grid, the words used, and the solution to the puzzle.
A word bank is included to assist students.
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