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Not only are crossword Puzzles fun to complete, but they also provide for a great teaching opportunity. Pass these worksheets out to students between more difficult lessons. This will give them a gentle break, allowing them to work together and relax. Best of all, they'll still be learning while they do them.


That's because our crossword puzzles quiz students on important vocabulary words. These worksheets are fun, colorful, and educational. Great for use in class or at home. And just for those who don't know, a A crossword is a word puzzle that normally takes the form of a square or a rectangular grid of white and shaded squares. The goal is to fill the white squares with letters, forming words or phrases, by solving clues which lead to the answers. In languages that are written left-to-right, the answer words and phrases are placed in the grid from left to right and from top to bottom. The shaded squares are used to separate the words or phrases. Squares in which answers begin are usually numbered. The clues are then referred to by these numbers and a direction, for example, "4-Across" or "20-Down". At the end of the clue the total number of letters is sometimes given, depending on the style of puzzle and country of publication. Some crosswords will also indicate the number of words in a given answer, should there be more than one.
Crossword Puzzle Worksheets


Below you will find our complete list of printable crossword puzzle worksheets to be used by teachers at home or in school. Just click on a link to open a printable PDF version of the desired worksheet. We hope you find them useful.



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