Type
Crossword
Description

Chapter 5 Title Los Melones
Alfonso and Hortensia's Son (Chapter 1) Miguel
How old is Miguel? (Chapter 1) Sixteen
Esperanza's grandmother (Chapter 1) Abuelita
Mayor of the town (Chapter 1) Tio Marco
President of the bank (Chapter 1) Tio Luis
Name of the Ranch (Chapter 1) El Rancho de las Rosas
Esperanza is smothered by a _______ in her dream. (Chapter 3) bear
retrieve or preserve (something) for potential loss or adverse circumstances (Chapter 3-4) salvage
Esperanza refused to let the little girl hold her ____________ on the trail. (Chapter 3-4) doll
dull, tedious, and repetitious, lacking variety and interest (Chapter 4) monotonous
Isabel's best friend (Chapter 6 pg. 111) Silvia
Mi Reina in English (Chapter 6) My Queen

Esperanza Rising Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

family
reunited
strikers
valley fever
field worker
Juan
Josaphina
Pepe
Lupe
dirty diapers
wash tub
lady of guadalupe
papas roses
Papayas
Dirt
Train
Mexico
Aguascalientes
El Rancho De Las Rosas
Wagon
Beef Jerky
Abuelita
Bandits
Vaqueros
Miguel
Sixto
Alfonso
Hortensia
Ramona
Esperanza

Esperanza Rising Chapters 1-3 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The protagonist of the novel Esperanza
The person who wants to marry Ramona TioLuis
The town where the characters live Aguascalientes
The country where the characters are living Mexico
The last name of Esperanza's family Ortega
The uncle who is not that smart TioMarco
The person who is teaching Esperanza how to knit Abuelita
Esperanza's father's name Sixto
Esperanza's father was killed by_____ Bandits
Esperanza's best friend Marisol
The person who delivers papayas for Esperanza's birthday SenorRodriguez
Papa's gift to Esperanza Doll
Who saves Abuelita? Miguel
He is also known as el jefe Alfonso
She has been with the family for as long as Esperanza can remember Hortensia
What destroyed El Rancho de Las Rosas? Fire
Mama's real name Ramona
The language spoken in Mexico Spanish
The flower that pricked Esperanza's finger Rose
The event Esperanza is looking forward to Birthday

Esperanza Rising Word Scramble

Type
Word Scramble
Description

hortensia
mexico
california
esperanza
miguel
alphonso
haciendo
rosas
camp
immigration
repatriation
trains
dusty
babies
plums
avocados
grapes
abuelita
spoiled
isabel

Esperanza Rising Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ALFONSO
ALMONDS
ASPARAGUS
AVOCADOS
CANTALOPES
ESEPERANZA
FIGS
GRAPES
GUAVAS
HORTENSIA
ISABEL
MAMA
MARTA
MEXICO
MIGUEL
ONIONS
PAPA
PAPAYAS
PEACHES
PLUMS
POTATOES

Esperanza Rising Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Zacatecas
Aguascalientes
Juan
Isabel
Irene
Josefina
Lupe
Melina
Pepe
Miguel
Abuelita
Papa
Mama
Hortesania
Tío Luis
Alfonso
Higos
Uvas
Papayas
Esperanza

Esperanza Rising Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

mexico
job
friends
servents
family
escape
california
bandits
ranch
abuelita
papa
tio luis
mama
esperanza

Movie COCO Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

enemigo
amigo
tio Felipe
tio Oscar
mama Imelda
aunt Victoria
alebrijes
Purgatory
Limbo
Heaven
loves music
hates music
music is a curse
singer
honor the dead
great great grandfather
borrow guitar
guitar player
musician
dad
De La Cruz
Ernesto
Dante
Miguel
Julio
huaraches
family
Shoe artisans
abuelita
mama Coco

Esperanza Renace - Cap. 2 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Tío Luis dijo que el __________ no le favorece a Ramona y que espera que no se viste de negro todo el año. luto
Esperanza imitó los __________ refinados de su madre al aceptar el pésame. modales
La muñeca de porcelana un vestido blanco y un ___________ . rebozo
El rebozo de la muñeca es de ____________. encaje
Había tantas flores que su fragancia _________________ le dio a todos dolor de cabeza. abrumadora
Esperanza y Marisol lloraron en _______________. unísono
La casa estaba llena de visitantes y el sonido de sus _________________. murmullos
Abuelita y Alfonso le llevaron a ver al ________ para planear la misa del funeral. cura
Abuelita puso sus brazos alrededor de Esperanza para ____________la. arrullar
Estaban todos reunidos para que el abogado lea el _________________. testamento
Cuando Ramo vio que el tío Luis llevaba la hebilla de su esposo, miró a la abuelita con _____________. indignación
El tío Luis hizo una ____________________ de matrimonio a Ramona. propuesta
Después de escuchar los planes de tío Luis la abuelita le llama un ____________. buitre
El abogado le dice a Ramona que tenga cuidado porque el tío Luis es un hombre_________. astuto

Esperanza Las Papayas Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Vocab: Means to pull or jerk by a violent twist (Page 23) Wrenched
Miguel says that in Mexico Esperanza and Miguel stand on different sides of the ___________. (Page 37) River
vocab: Means to have a strong smell or powerfully bitter or sharp taste (Page 38) Pungent
Senor Rodriguez brought the ____________ for Esperanza's fiesta (Page 24) Papayas
Vocab: Means to be Friendly or sincere (Page 26) Cordial
Tio Luis wanted Mama to _____________ him so he can enter politics (Page 31) Marry
Vocab: means extreme suffering, worry or pain Anguish
Vocab: Papa and his vaqueros were _____________, which means to be attacked by surprise (Page 24) Ambushed
Abuelita calls the Tio's _______________ because of their greed for power and money (Page 32) Vultures
Miguel tells Esperanza his family will move to the ___________ ___________to work (Page 36) United States

Crossword #1

Type
Crossword
Description

The main character Esperanza
Died at the beginning of the book Papa
Esperanza's grandmother Abuelita
Where Esperanza lived first El Rancho de las Rosas
Where Esperanza, Mama, Miguel, Alfonso, and Hortensia run away to America
Has played with Esperanza ever since they were babies Miguel
He is Papa's step-brother, bank president, and wants to marry Mama Tío Luis
Is Papa's other step-brother and is the mayor Tío Marco
Papa's close friend and companion Alfonso
Alfonso's wife and Miguel's mother Hortensia
She started and organized all of the strikes in California with her mother Marta
Alfonso's brother Juan
Juan's wife Josefina
Juan and Josefina's daughter, that becomes best friends with Esperanza Isabel