Type
Crossword
Description

Tells us what we will be reading about; usually big and in bolded text Title
Shows us exactly what something looks like exactly Photograph
Lists the articles/chapters/topics in a book and the page number that each can be found on Tableofcontents
Shows us a location of where something is happening map
Explains the photograph/picture caption
Zoom in or gives a detailed view of something close up
Indicates important words in darker and larger text bold
Keeps track and place of events timeline
Provides definition of key terms glossary
Look up & find where information can be found (page #) in a text Index
Tells us information (data) Graph
Drawing of a depiction of a topic Illustrations
Indicates important words/text; slanted words Italic Text
Show us what things are called label

Nonfiction Text Features Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

an alphabetical list of terms and definitions usually found at the end of the book glossary
A visual representation of events in history displayed in chronological order timeline
A secondary heading added underneath a subject heading. subheading
the name of a book or article; gives the reader an idea about what they will read title
visual representations showing how 2 or more sets are related to each othe graphs
word close to photographs, illustration, or charts, explaining what they are caption
a visual representation of data charts
a drawing intended to explain how something work diagram
a line of text serving to indicate what the passage below it is about heading
Pages at the back of the book that tell where to find important topics in the book index
they help to understand where places are located maps
A picture that emphasizes key points and adds interest photograph
Text that is heavier and darker than the rest of the text boldprint
A list of facts or numbers arranged in in rows and columns table
A list of chapters and their page numbers. tableofcontents
Words that are slanted to the right. It calls attention to important words or terms italics

Nonfiction Text Features Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

dark letters that indicate a hard or important word Bold Face Print
words printed in different colors indicating important information ColoredPrint
slanted letters indicating important information Italicized Print
additional information that relates to a topic Sidebar
tells the reader how to say a new or difficult word Pronunciation Guide
the main idea or topic of the text Title
a phrase at the top of the text that tells the reader what the text is going to be about Heading
phrases related to the heading or title that tell what each section will be about Subheadings
text describing the contents of a picture, graph, chart, or map Caption
a photograph or illustration to help the reader understand the text Picture
a drawing or picture of a specific area Map
a visual representation of important events in chronological order Timeline
data shown in an organized way to help the reader compare information Graph
a labeled illustration used to explain something Diagram

Nonfiction Text Features Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Words in dark black, it calls attention to important words (typically vocabulary words) Bold Print/Keywords
Tells the reader what that section of the reading is about; much like a title heading
Slanted text that identifies new or important words Italic Print
Words next to a picture that explain what the picture is about offering additional information caption
Provides more information; includes important or interesting facts textbox
An alphabetical list of new or important words and their definitions glossary
Hand-drawn picture that helps the reader visualize the text illustration
A drawing that shows the parts of something by using labels diagram
A list of headings that tells you what page number it is located within the text table of contents
A picture taken with a camera, that shows how things look in real life photograph

Non-Fiction Text Features Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The name of the book or article you are reading title
Words that look thicker to let you know they are important Bold Words
Words underneath a photo or illustration that give information about it caption
A picture that gives information about something (usually has labels) diagram
A section of a book that gives definitions of important words glossary
Something that tells you what you are about to read about heading
Words that are backed by a bright color to show they are important highlighted words
A section of a book that tell you what pages certain information is on (usually in the back) index
A text feature that shows a location map
Real pictures that help you visualize what you are reading about photograph
Similar to a text box-used to give fun facts sidebar
A section of a book that tells you the chapters or sections and what pages they are on table of contents

INFO TEXT FEATURES Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Where can you find the headings and beginning page numbers? Table of Contents
What tells you what each section is about? Heading
A ___________ is a picture made with a camera that shows how things look in real life. Photograph
What are the words around a picture that describe the picture called? Caption
Very Heavy and dark print is called ____________ print. Bold
Where can you find the definition of words found in the book? glossary
Where can you find page information in alaphabetic order? Index
What is a labled picture that shows different parts of something called? Diagram
A type of graph that uses pictures to show infomation. pictograph
A type of graph that uses bars to represent information. Bar Graph
What would you look at to find out where places are located? Map
A chart that shows events in order is called a ______________ Timeline

yearbook terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

line at the beginning or end of copy giving name of a person byline
a page usually containing the title and important school information title page
the inner space between the two pages of a spread where the paper meets the spine gutter
explanatory material that identifies the who, what, when, where and why of a photo caption
a central idea or concept theme
the complete set of all letters, numerals and punctuation marks of a type face font
the words written to tell a story or describe an event copy
a column of text that flows around a photo or graphic text wrap
the layout space allocated for written text text block
a master page that maintains consistency with a design or section template
a line of large type used to tell the reader what is to follow headline
a page number best located at the bottom and outside of a page folio
editing and marking of a photo to indicate to the printer the area to be included cropping
words "pulled" from the text and displayed as a quotation pull quote
an artistic rendering of facts gathered from a poll or survey infographic
a page or double page spread that separates sections of the book divider page
the opening paragraph of a story that tells purpose and direction lead
to unite a spread, a horizontal line established across a spread above or below the center eyeline
heavy sheet of paper that attaches the book to its cover endsheet
a chart representing the pages in a signature or a book used for planning ladder

Informative/Expository Writing Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A sentence that explains the main ideas of an essay thesis
A sentence that tells the main idea of a paragraph topic
MLA is an abbreviation for 'Modern ________________ Association" Language
The page that appears at the end of an essay that lists all of the sources used for the in-text citations is called Works Cited
Conversational style of writing in which the author uses personal pronouns such as "me" or "my" Informal
First paragraph of an informative essay introduction
Last paragraph of an informative essay Conclusion
_______ Details: Facts, quotations, examples and other information that is used to support a topic sentence Supporting
Formal style writing should contain this type of sentence complete
_________ Citation: A writer gives credit to another source/author within the body of their essay in text
The purpose of informative writing inform
When using an in-text citation from another author, list the author's __________ name and the page where you found the fact last
Within an in-text citation, if you do not know the author's last name, list the ____________ of the text instead title

Nonfiction Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a type of nonfiction that explains, gives information and clarifies an idea. Exposition
A text structure that is arranged according to the order of time. Sequence
A piece of Nonfiction writing that is written about a memory of the author's life. Memoir
A kind of writing that creates a moor or emotion or to recreate a person, place, or an event. Description
writing that primarily deals with real people, events, and places. Nonfiction
method of writing about a topic by identifying its problems and presenting one or more solutions. (Answer: ______ and _____) Problem and Solution
a kind of writing that tells a true story. Narrative
a kind of writing that tries to convince the reader to act or think a certain way Persuasive
noting a relationship between actions or events. (Answer: ______ and _______) Cause and Effect
to note what is similar and different about (two or more things) (Answer _____ and ______) Compare and Contrast
An accounts of a person's life written by another person. Biography
An account of the writer's own life and has a plot. Autobiography
A secondary heading added underneath a subject heading. Subheading
A list that shows the major chapters and parts of the book as well as the page numbers. Table of Contents
A picture that emphasizes key points and adds interest. Photograph
Text that is heavier and darker than the rest of the text. Bold Print
A drawing intended to explain how something works. Diagram
words underneath/beside photographs, illustrations, or charts explaining what it is Caption

Informational Text Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

an event that happens and what happens because of it cause and effect
tell how things are the same compare
tell how things are different contrast
the who and the what, the overall topic main idea
the conflict, something to be figured out and solved problem
the way to get rid of a problem solution
briefly retell what the selection is about summarize
something that can be proven true fact
something someone thinks feels or believes opinion
what line(s) in the text prove your answer evidence
the perspective point of view
the supports and information for the maid idea details
to see in one's head what is being read visualize

Microsoft Word Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This is inserted at the top of a document to put information such as your name, the date, and the page numbers. dotleaders
This page is put at the end of an essay to give your sources credit. bibliography
If a paragraph is flush with the left margin, than it is left __________. justified
This is the white space on the outside of a document. margin
One way to align a paragraph is to use a _______ indent. hanging
To make text stand out, you will make it ________. bold
Changing this means changing the way the text looks. font
This is a list of items to be discussed or acted upon. agenda
True or false? The time is included in the heading for minutes. true
_________ business was business that was not taken care of in the last meeting. old
These are small dots that all support an idea above it. bullets
These are images used to make a document more interesting. clipart
You can make an image the size and shape that you want by _________ the image. cropping
This goes at the bottom of a page and is the opposite of a header. footer
To indent text, you can just hit the _____ key. tab
When you slant text, you put it in _______. italics
When you change text or pictures, you are doing this to it. formatting
In an essay, you will use _______ spacing. double
When you send a document to a printer, you are ________ the document. printing
If you make your own margins, you are creating a _______ margin. custom