Type
Crossword
Description

A cold season winter
An animal that eats meat only carnivore
Take your temperature with this thermometer
A green ingredient of a salad. lettuce
A synonym for middle. centre
The opposite of doing nothing. busy
A book by Roald Dahl Matilda
When you don't have to go to school. holiday
Twelve months year
A gas that you breathe in. oxygen
green, yellow, red colours
A comparison in poetry using the words as or like simile

Matilda Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What does Bruce eat as a punishment (9,4)? Chocotale Cake
What hairstyle does Amanda Thripp have which Miss Trunchbull does not like (8)? Pigtails
What does Lavender put in Miss Trunchbull's water jug (4)? Newt
Who is Matilda's Aunt's second name (10)? Trunchbull
What does Mr Wormwood sell (4)? Cars
What is Miss Trunchbull's first name (6)? Agatha
Where does Matilda go to get her books (7)? Library
What does Miss Trunchbull put children in as a punishment (6)? Chokey
What is Miss Honey's first name (5)? Jenny
Who wrote Matilda (5,4) Roald Dahl

Cooking Terms Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The items you mix together to make a recipe. ingredients
The place you go to buy groceries. supermarket
To cook food from the top using high heat. broil
The sticks used to thread cubes of food when making kabobs. skewers
The room in your house where you prepare food. kitchen
The utensil used for flipping pancakes is called a pancake _______. turner
The directions you follow to cook something. recipe
To cover with an ingredient. coat
To remove excess liquid from an ingredient drain
One favorite way to eat this meat is as a chop. pork
_______ and water should be used to wash your hands in the kitchen. soap
To soak meat or a vegetable in a liquid before cooking. marinate
This cooking utensil is great for frying eggs sunny side up. skillet
What you use when you want to bake bread or a cake. oven
To lightly brush or spoon on a liquid coating to food during cooking. baste
To cook at a low temperature so a mixture barely bubbles. simmer
Use a meat _______ to tell if pork is properly cooked. thermometer
To fry in a small amount of fat. saute
To mix ingredients using a spoon. stir

Roald Dahl's The Landlady Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the landlady's way to trap her men cheaprent
the word Billy uses to describe himself brisk
the air was deadly cold and wind was like a flat blade of ice on his cheeks simile
aggressively greedy rapacious
a pub where Billy might have stayed thebellanddragon
the dachshund by the fire basil
says the lady comes out of the inn like this jackinthebox
don't leave the bed and breakfast temple
Eton schoolboy Mulholland
outward appearance facade
signingtheguestbook law
landlady rents only to these boys
tasted like bitter almond tea
pervasive theme in the story irony
they are a good sign in any house animals
Billy's last name weaver
Billy says he feels this way when outside the B&B compelled

Library books and authors Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A series of books by J.K. Rowling Harry Potter
Dr. Suess Book Cat in the Hat
Author of Charlotte's Web E B White
Author of Goodnight Moon; Margaret Wise _____ Brown
Author of The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe C S Lewis
Author of The Very Hungry Caterpillar Eric Carle
Author of The Giving Tree; _____ Silverstein Shel
Where the Sidewalk ______, by Shel Silverstein Ends
_______ Eggs and Ham by Dr.Suess Green
James and the Giant _______ by Roald Dahl Peach
Another book by Roald Dahl Matilda
A ____________ in Time by Madeleine L'Engle Wrinkle
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis __________ Carroll
The Phantom ____________ by Norton Juster Tollbooth
______ Everlasting by Natalie Babbitt Tuck

Roald Dahl Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The name of the boy who lived near a chocolate factory Charlie
This girl likes to read lots of books Matilda
George made a big bottle of this and gave it to his grandma to drink Medicine
What does BFG stand for? Big Friendly Giant
Willy Wonka makes this in his factory Chocolate
One of Roald Dahl's books is about this enormous animal Crocodile
The colour of ticket Charlie needed to find Golden
The name of the horrible teacher in Matilda Miss Trunchball
Miss Honey's job Teacher
Bruce was made to eat this as a punishment Chocolate Cake
Matilda's dad buys and sells these Cars
Matilda's family always watch this when they have their dinner Television
The little girl who went to live with a giant Sophie
What did George's grandma's head go through when she drank George's medicine Roof
A book about two silly people The Twits
The name of the author of Fantastic Mr Fox Roald Dahl
What type of animal is Esio Trot? Tortoise
Which fruit did James go inside? A Giant Peach
What type of machine does Charlie go out of the chocolate factory in? Elevator
Willy Wonka's helpers Oompa Loompas
The Oompa Loompas like to do this Sing
The farmers in Fantastic Mr Fox Boggis Bunce and Bean
The name of the bird in The Twits Roly Poly Bird

Famous Poets & Poetry Terms Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Sharon Creech
Rhythm
Dr Seuss
Lewis Carroll
Robert Louis Stevenson
Edward Lear
Roald Dahl
Sonnet
Acrostic
Limerick
White Space
Theme
Alliteration
Couplet
Edgar Allan Poe
Emily Dickinson
Free Verse
Haiku
Hyperbole
Imagery
Langston Hughes
Line
Metaphor
Meter
Mood
Ode
Personification
Quatrain
Repetition
Rhyme Scheme
Robert Frost
Shakespeare
Shel Silverstein
Simile
Speaker
Stanza
Tone

Healthy Food Crossowrd Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a round fruit used for juice orange
yellow and smooth type of dairy cheese
vegetable used at Halloween pumpkin
tropical fruit with a big seed mango
green vegetable with lots of leaves lettuce
salty protein from the sea fish
white grain used in Asian cooking rice
used to make sandwiches bread
dairy product used at breakfast time with berries yogurt
dairy product that comes from a cow milk
a lean white meat chicken
a red juicy fruit used in salads tomato
a green vegetable shaped like a tree broccoli
a rabbit's favourite food carrot
only fruit with its seeds on the outside strawberry
long pasta used in Asian food noodles
you could be allergic to this food nuts
a small red or green fruit grapes
used to make chips potatoes
red or green fruit that has a core apple

Poetry Forms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a comparison using is or was metaphor
using like or as simile
uses a flow and beat throughout the poem rhythm
repetition of sounds and syllables rhyme
a object, colour, place used to represent deeper ideas symbolism
imitates the sound an object or action makes onomatopoeia
non-human things personification
go Buy some Butter Alliteration
you are as Dead as a Dodo assonance
once clever saying cliche
words that influence you or make you emotional emotive words
hinting future themes e.g. your going to die foreshadowing
overstatement or exaggeration hyperbole
saying one thing but meaning another e.g. we're friends irony
a statement with further meaning "if you look deeply, she's shallow" paradox
imitating poem in a humorous meaning parody
ridiculing a subject satire

Figurative Language Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A group of lines in a poem stanza
poets use these to convey a meaning beyond the ordinary meaning figurativelanguage
the way poems are written and may or many not be sentences lines
words or phrases that appeal to the five senses imagery
comparison that does not use like or as metaphor
describes an animal or object with human qualitites personification
comparison using like or as simile
the narrator of the poem speaker
poets use this to reinforce a poem's meaning and mood rhythm
use of rhyming words within a single line of poetry internalrhyme
repeating of words, phrases or lines in a poem repifition
the use of words whose sounds suggest their meaning onomatopoeia
use of rhymes at the end of the lines endrhyme
the pattern created by stressed and unstressed syllales in a line of poetry meter
repeition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words alliteration
the pattern the end rhyme creates rhymescheme
repetition of sounds at the end of the words rhyme
how the writing makes the reader feel mood
exaggeration hyperbole
a phrase or expression that is overused cliche
a word or phrase that means something other than what is actually being said idiom
a play on a words double meaning or pronunciation pun
reference to another person, place, event, literary work, etc. allusion
a comparison between two things, typically on the basis of their structure and for the purpose of explanantion or clarification analogy
arrangement and relaionship of the parts of a piece of writing structure

Cooking Equipment Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

HANDHELD, DRAINS FOOD STRAINER
FREESTANDING & DRAINS FOOD COLANDER
DRAINS SOLIDS FROM LIQUIDS SLOTTEDSPOON
TO SHRED,SLICE OR GRATE FOOD GRATER
TO CUT OPEN PACKAGES AND CUT HERBS KITCHENSHEARS
DEEP,HAS HANDLE AND CAN COOK A VARIETY OR FOODS SAUCE PAN
GRILLS MEAT, PANCAKES AND EGGS GRIDDLE
PEELS VARIOUS FRUITS AND VEGETABLES VEGETABLEPEELER
MULTIPURPOSE KNIFE PARINGKNIFE
TO BAKE COOKIES, CREAM PUFFS AND FREESTANDING BREADS ON COOKIE SHEET
TO BAKE MUFFINS OR CUPCAKES IN MUFFIN TIN
TO BAKE PIES IN PIE PAN
MIXES, CHOPS, GRATES, SLICES, PUREES' INGREDIENTS FOOD PROCESSOR
PAN USED TO BAKE A CHEESECAKE IN SPRINGFORM
LEVELS INGREDIENTS AFTER MEASURING LEVEL
USED TO SERVE SOUP, STEW AND BEVERAGES LADLE
HANDHELD TOOL USED TO WHIP EGG WHITES OR CREAM WHISK
USED TO TURN FOOD SUCH AS BACON TONGS
TO MASH COOKED FOODS, SUCH AS POTATOES POTATOMASHER
TO LIFT AND TURN PANCAKES, HAMBURGERS AND EGGS SPATULA
HAS A HANDLE AND POURING LIP, USED TO MEASURE LIQUIDS LIQUID MEASURING CUP
SCRAPES SIDES OF BOWL RUBBER SPATULA
PROTECTS COUNTERS FROM HOT PANS, ALSO USED TO COOL FOOD ON COOLING RACKS
DRAINS DISHES DISH DRAINER
AIDS IN POURING FOODS INTO SMALL MOUTHED CONTAINERS FUNNEL
USED TO CUT FAT IN WITH FLOUR WHEN MAKING PASTRY OR BISCUITS PASTRY BLENDER
READS THE INTERNAL TEMPERATURE OF MEAT MEAT THERMOMETER
USED TO MEASURE DRY INGREDIENTS...LIKE FLOUR OR SUGAR DRY MEASURING CUPS
POUND MEAT AND MAKE MORE TENDER MALLET
TO OPEN CANS CAN OPENER
USES ELECTRICITY TO MIX AND BEAT INGREDIENTS ELECTRIC MIXER
TO ROAST MEATS IN OVEN ROASTING RACK
USED TO CUT PIZZA AS WELL AS OTHER FOODS PIZZACUTTER
A 9 x 13 PAN USED TO BAKE CAKES, ROASTS AND CASSEROLES OBLONG
FOR LONG , SLOW COOKING OF STEW, SOUPS AND MEATS DUTCH OVEN
PAN USED TO BAKE BREAD, POUND CAKE, AND MEAT LOAF IN LOAF
USED TO SEPARATE PARTICLES TO MAKE LIGHT AND FLUFFY SIFTER
USED TO MIX FOOD IN, VARIOUS SIZES MIXING BOWLS