Last week, I shared a crossword puzzle with facts about Abraham Lincoln. It seemed only fitting that with Presidents’ Day and George Washington’s birthday coming up that I would also share a George Washington crossword puzzle this week.
Note: Preview picture is a bit fuzzy, but the actual printable is crisp. Download link is lower in the post.
This crossword puzzle can be great whether you’re doing a whole unit study on President Washington or if you’re just planning to do this puzzle as just an afternoon activity. The answers will either be things that your children already may know about George Washington or they will be facts that they should be able to find in books or online.
Some great books and resources for kids about George Washington (each item just $7.25 or less!):
- George Washington and the General’s Dog
- Who was George Washington?
- A Picture Book of George Washington
- Meet George Washington
- George Washington – Soldier, Hero, President
- George Washington’s Socks (Time Travel Adventures)
- George Washington (TIME for Kids)
- George vs. George: The American Revolution as Seen from Both Sides
This free download comes with two pages. The first is the puzzle, and the second is the solution to the puzzle.
If you are having clarity issues with the printable, please right click on the image and choose “Save Link As” and download the document to your computer. Then, open it from your computer, rather than through your web browser’s PDF viewer.
|Angie, a domestically challenged nerd, can be found writing at Many Little Blessings about all of the things that catch her attention between loads of laundry. She is also the founder of The Homeschool Classroom, Catholic Printables Online, and Catholic Mothers Online. Angie also listens to music every chance she gets, writes eBooks, loves Pinterest, begrudgingly uses Google+, and occasionally sleeps.|
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