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

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

Text features Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Change in font
Colored print
Map
Insert
Graph
Table
Charts
Bullet points
Bolder words
Index
Glossary
Subheading
Heading
Caption
Picture
Table of contents
Title

Informational Text Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

photo
map
caption
picture
graph
sidebar
headnote
footnote
chapters
sections
parentheses
italics
bold
paragraph
heading
subheading
subtitle
title
Text
Information

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

language art crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

to Quote or mention cite
evidence from the text textual evedence
a part of a physical abstract whole analysis
precisely and clearly expressed explicit
the main body of a printed or written work text
the statement in the text central idea
art or process of growth development
to make a summary summerize
signifying or suggestive of an accusative connotative
strait up denotative
the story of a persons life told by another biography
the story of a persons life told by that person autobiography
short piece of writing on a single subject essay
provides facts about a single subject informative article
a conversation in witch one person asks questions to obtain information interview
a word or phrase that captures the main idea of the selection title
a word or phrase that introduces subtopics related to the main topic. headings
text attached to a photograph captions
photos,pictures,or maps visuals
writing that presents events or steps in time order chronological
writing process in which the events or step in which they happened sequential
writing in which one event results in another event cause and effect
writing that explains the similarities or differences between two or more subjects compare and contrast
writing that identifies an issue and proposes a possible solution. problem and solution
writing that helps the reader picture relationships among objects spatial

Library Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Section for stories fiction
section for books containing facts nonfiction
writer of a book author
person creating artwork/pictures for a book illustrator
Larger books with more illustrations and fewer words picturebooks
fiction books containing a larger number of pages (written by novelists) novels
a book of maps atlas
section of a non fiction book used to locate information inside it index
part of library for younger readers junior
part of library catering for older readers senior
system used to arrange non fiction books created by Melville Dewey dewey
names of people or animals featuring in a story characters
the name of a book title
information on the back of a book giving an idea of what is inside blurb
part of a book holding the pages within the front and back covers spine
our new operating system for school libraries Clue: a boy's name (unscramble these letters lervoi) oliver
world wide web internet
section of non fiction book containing meanings for words in that book glossary
factual book about person's life biography
different styles of storywriting genres
gathering facts about a particular topic research

Argument Writing Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

reasoned thinking that supports a specific claim or position argument
correct or suitable for a particular time, situation, or purpose appropriate
a statement that a speaker or writer is trying to prove, usually by using evidence claim
when something such as a piece of writing is easy to understand because its parts are connected in a clear and reasonable way coherent
a justification of a claim; an explanation reason
details or quotes from a text that directly relate to the subject or problem being discussed or considered relevant evidence
not related to the subject being discussed irrelevant
the opposing viewpoint or the opposite of the main claim in an essay counterclaim
evidence that is relevant and specific well-chosen evidence
to give the reader a clear picture in his/her mind illustrates
identify information in the text that supports understanding and uses that evidence to explain ideas cite
a personal view, attitude, or judgment opinion
to move by argument or evidence to belief, agreement, consent, or a course of action convince
a piece of factual writing in which ideas on a single topic are presented, explained, argued, or described in an interesting way essay
a method of doing something which involves several steps or stages process
the specific reason a person has for writing purpose

Nonfiction Terms Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Nonfiction
Chart
Sidebar
Heading
Map
Timeline
Diagram
Photograph
Italics
Bold print
Caption
Label
Graph
Subheading
Glossary
Index
table of contents

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

Informational Text Features Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A page in the front of a book that lists publication, legal, copyright, printing, listing and ISBN information. Copyright Page
A word that tells about a picture. Label
A sentence that tells about a picture. Caption
A labeled picture that shows the parts of something. Diagram
A diagram that uses circles to represent sets and their relationships. Venn Diagram
Lists new or important words and shows or tells what they mean. Glossary
Words put together in grouping or sequence. List
A chart of information used to compare things. Table
A chart that displays information as a series of data points connected by straight lines. Line Graph
A circle that is divided into sections that represent a portion of a whole. Circle Graph
A graph that uses pictures to show and compare information. Pictograph
A graph that uses bars to show and compare information. Bar Graph
A title of a subdivision or subsection of a printed work. Subheading
Tells you what the section is about. Heading
A distinct section in the page that highlights or amplifies the main text. Sidebar
A note or comment at the bottom of the page that explains a specific part of the text. Footnote
Main features of a text presented with little detail. Outline
A pair of signs used to separate a word, phrase, clause, or sentence. Parenthesis
A "blurb", a line or phrase pulled from the text in a larger display to draw attention. Pull quote
Extra information at the end of a book, article, or other text. Appendix
A chart that shows things in order. Timeline
A picture that shows the location of places or things. Map
Tells you what page to find information in a book. Index
A heavy dot for marking paragraphs, drawing attention to or itemizing sections of a text. Bullets
Drawings, pictures or artwork intended for explanation. Illustration
Gives the heading and beginning page number of each section in a book. Table of Contents
A picture made with a camera that shows how things look in real life. Photograph
An organized set of information represented visually showing their relationship. Graph