This crossword puzzle is a great starting point to our selection of exercises!
It is a lengthy puzzle with 33 clues of varying length, all at the perfect difficulty level for first- and second-graders.
Each square, when clicked on, offers an easy-to-read clue for a student to figure out the accompanying word. This will give them an opportunity to practice several skills at once – reading comprehension, typing, and vocabulary.
If a student is struggling, they are welcome to hit the “Reveal Word” button on any clue to get the word and help fill in their puzzle so they can have an easier time with other words.
After the "Check puzzle" button is clicked, incorrect guesses are highlighted in red so students can easily see which words are incorrect or misspelled.