This large format crossword puzzle from What’s That Word? A Fun Way to Build Vocabulary makes a fun activity for groups. It’s 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.
Each giant crossword has an entertaining title. The title hints at the puzzle’s theme. The “Word Up!” crossword puzzle has 15 clues that are all about the spoken word. It’s a terrific ice-breaker!
Although the large format puzzles come from the pages of What’s That Word? they can each be used independently as a stand-alone activity. Used with the vocabulary workbook, the crossword puzzles make great warm-ups. They can also be used in the place of tests, or to reinforce vocabulary words.