Type
Word Search
Description

torture
tragedy
slave
racism
injustice
families
whip
taken away
assimilation
children
no culture
no language
cut hair
Save the man
Kill the Indian

Boarding schools Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Brainery
seminary
sacred
institute
Survival
No more Native language
torture
change
cut hair
genocide
assimilation
freedom
save the man
Kill the indian

Figurative Language Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Comparison using like or as Simile
Comparison NOT using like or as Metaphor
Giving human characteristics to animals or inanimate objects Personification
The use of words that imitate sounds: crash, bang, hiss, splat Onomatopoeia
Two contradictory ideas side by side: jumbo shrimp or cruel kindness Oxymoron
An obvious and intentional exaggeration not meant to be taken seriously. Hyperbole
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or idea of historical, cultural, literary or political significance. Allusion
A set expression or phrase that is not meant to be interpreted literally: Every cloud has a silver lining. Idiom
Writing or speech that appeals to one or more of the five senses-sight, sound, smell, taste,and touch. This language creates word pictures, or images. Imagery
Concrete objects that represent abstract ideas, feelings, or thoughts Symbolism
The repetition of consonant sounds in the beginning of words: nodded, nearly, napping Alliteration
Words are used in such a way that their intended meaning is different from the actual meaning of the words Irony
A play on words Pun
The presentation of something as being smaller, worse, or less important than it actually is Understatement
The use of irony to mock or convey contempt. Sarcasm
sarcasm, irony, simile, personification, pun, metaphor, onomatopoeia, idiom, understatement, imagery, symbolism, oxymoron, hyperbole, allusion, alliteration Figurative Language

Collective Nouns Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

army
audience
band
cattle
children
class
colony
family
flock
herd
litter
mice
pack
school
team

Cultural Diversity Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

alien
immigrant
american
caribbean
pacific islander
native american
american indian
sexual orientation
sex
age
stereotyping
prejudice
ethocentric
acculturation
cultural assimilation
ethnicity
culture
family organizations
other
hispanic
race
asian
white
caucasian
black
african american
afro american
language
religion
personal space

Civil Rights Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Breaking down of racial separation Desegregation
Congress of Racial Equality CORE
A black woman who refused to move to the back of the bus Rosa Parks
President Eisenhower sends troops to this high school Little Rock
Rosa didn't move to the back of the bus in Montgomery Alabama
Four black college students began _____ at lunch Sit ins
"I have a dream..." Martin Luther King Jr
The speech delivered to hundreds at the March on Washington
Black men and women walked fifty-four miles which created the Bloody Sunday
African American Civil Rights SCLC
Who was the first African American to graduate from Little Rock High School? Ernst Green
In the University of Mississippi _____, the first black man to attend James Meredith
Emmett Till was from Chicago
Who was killed after trying to protect his mother and grandfather? Jimmie Lee Jackson
Who was chosen to lead the Montgomery Bus Boycott MLKJR
/Michael Schwerner, James Chaney, and Andrew Goodman's deaths brought National Attention
Former NAACP worker Thurgood Marshall
Crime committed because of a persons race, religion, or sex Hate Crime
Little Rock nine got put into school because of this movement NAACP
Activists who rode on a bus that were segregated Freedom Riders
A committee that included many different Civil rights movements founded by the SCLC SNCC
Girl who was expelled before her first class at U of A Autherine Lucy
Killing someone without giving them a legal trial Lynching
Providing equal pay to everyone no matter their race or gender Pay Equity
Separating certain races from every other race Segregation
A racist group KKK
Thinking or believing that one race is better than the rest Racism
Law separating blacks from whites Jim Crow
The act or practice rather than the category of an individual Discrimination
Supreme Court saying that schools cannot segregate Brown v Board

DPN Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Deaf President Now DPN
DPN anouncement was held in _____ (month) March
The hearing candidate... who was then the assistant chancellor at the University of North Carolina Zinser
What the students and their backers presented, four demands Board of Trustees
_____ must step down as chairperson of the Board of Trustees Spilman
First deaf president Jordan
Gallaudet convinced one of the french educators _______ to return with him to the US. Clerc
The American School for the Deaf was located in.... Hartford Connecticut
Gallaudet's youngest child Edward
The language that Edward Miner Gallaudet used was _______ sign language
A hearing man who graduated from Gallaudets Normal Department Dr Percival Hall
recieved his masters degree from Gallaudet Elstad
the 4th president of Gallaudet University Merrill Jr
the president of a University in California Johns
vice president for Administration and Business Lee
An advocacy group comprising deaf staff and faculty members who felt the needs of deaf people were sometimes overlooked and administration that consisted mainly of hearing people PCD
A deaf man serving as the superintendent of the Louisiana School for the Deaf Corson
President of National Association of the Deaf (NAD) Olsen
A deaf member of the Board of Trustees Bravin
Deaf actress, had won an Academy Award for Children of a Lesser God in 1986 Marlee Matlin

Slave Trade Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Country which provided huge amounts of slaves Africa
Rural areas where slaves worked Plantations
Country which traded many mass produced products Britain
Type of transport in which slaves were moved in Ship
Main thing that was traded with Britain from Africa Slaves
Weapon used to beat slaves as a punishment Whip
Luxury traded with America for slaves Sugar
Crossing the Atlantic with slave ships Transatlantic
Country who traded sugar and tobacco for slaves America
Mass produced product that was traded with Africa from Britain Cotton
Form of purchasing slaves Auction
Another word for lack of equal rights Inequality
Prejudice towards another race Racism
Type of things slaves would be forced to do Labour

Slavery Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Survival
Wrong
Working
Violence
Victim
Torture
Threatened
Terror
Slave
Separation
Selling
Run Away
Punishment
Pain
Overrun
Long Hours
Killing
Kidnap
Helpless
Frightened
Forced
Women
Men
Capture
Beatings
Assault
Adults
Children
Labor
Conscription
Child Labor
Forced Labor
Forced Marriage

Heritage and Identity Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

country
language
culture
mob
stereotype
missions
dreaming
racism
kinship
family
identity
Heritage
Colonisation

First Nations Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

European
Agreement
Culture
Assimilation
Oral History
Crown
Saskatchewan
Canada
Covenant
Contract
Nation
Aboriginal
Creator
First Nations
Indian Act
Treaty
Inuit
Metis
Tipi
Buffalo
Worldview