Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Great for your classroom, break room, or family room, this giant crossword puzzle from What’s That Word? A Fun Way to Build Vocabulary is a great activity, especially for a journalism group. 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 puzzle hints at its theme. The “Extra! Extra” puzzle has 21 clues that are all about getting out the news. Perfect for a school newspaper, an office party, or another newsworthy event!
Although the giant crossword 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.