Synonym Crossword Puzzle Worksheet

Synonym Crossword Puzzle Worksheet

How to teach Synonyms

Using this Synonym Crossword Puzzle Worksheet, students use the provided clues to completed the crossword puzzles about synonyms.

Learning synonyms helps students build their vocabulary to help them comprehend when they reading and improve their writing skills. This worksheet will help them build their critical thinking skills as they think of the synonym that matches the clue given.

Students write the synonym in the crossword puzzle that match the provided clues.

 

Other resources to use with this Synonym Crossword Puzzle Worksheet

If you are using this worksheet, your students are most likely learning about antonyms and synonyms.

Use these Synonym Word Search Worksheets as an additional resource to support your students.

Introduce this worksheet by playing "I'm Thinking of an Synonym". Write 10-12 examples of synonyms on the board. Next, give clues to your students. Clues could be "I'm not thinking of the Synonym for Out".  Students then erase words that match your clues. The synonym that is left at the end is should be the synonyms that you are looking for.  Then, students complete the worksheet individually or with a partner. Challenge students to write their own sentences using the matches that they made on this worksheet.

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