This large format crossword puzzle from What’s That Word? A Fun Way to Build Vocabulary is fun for groups. Great for your classroom, break room, or family room! The puzzle is printed on 18″ x 24″ paper — big enough for everyone in the room to see. The solution is included on a separate sheet.
The title of each giant crossword hints at its theme. The “Hated It!” puzzle has 25 “despicable” clues that are all about the theme that appears most often in literature, and in life: conflict. Believe it or not, it’s a great team-building activity!
Although the large format crossword puzzle comes from the pages of What’s That Word? it can be used independently as a stand-alone activity. Used with the vocabulary workbook, the puzzle makes a great warm-up activity. It can also be used in the place of a quiz, or to reinforce vocabulary words.