Drawn from the annals of epic literature, this giant crossword from What’s That Word? A Fun Way to Build Vocabulary would be a great way to introduce mythology. The “Greeks Bearing Gifts” crossword puzzle has 14 clues about words in English that have come down to us from Greek mythology. Heroes and legends, mythical beasts, and tomes from the storied past are all represented in this puzzle!
Great for your classroom, break room, or family room, this “epic” giant crossword makes a fun group activity. The large format crossword is printed on 18″ x 24″ paper — big enough for everyone in the room to see. The solution is included on a separate sheet.
Although this giant crossword puzzle comes from the pages of What’s That Word? it can each be used independently as a stand-alone activity. Used with the vocabulary workbook, the giant crossword makes a great warm-up. It can also be used in the place of tests, or to reinforce vocabulary words.