Type
Crossword
Description

What year was Maya Angelou born? 1928
What State was Maya Angelou born in? Missouri
What City was Maya Angelou born in? St.Louis
The “Quote his bars of rage his wings are clipped” refers to which theme? Entrapment
The Quote “The free bird thinks of another breeze” refers to which theme? Freedom
What is the Main theme of this Poem? Resilience
What year did Maya Angelou died? 2014
What year was “Cage Bird” published 1983
What word encapsulates why Maya Angelou wrote the poem? Prejudice
What movement did Maya Angelou support through her poetry? Civil rights
What language technique did quote “ his bars of rage his wings are clipped and his feet are tied ” used? Repetition
Which African-American activist inspired Maya Angelou? Martin Luther King

Maya Angelou Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

Maya's last name Angelou
Maya's brother Bailey
Where Maya was raised Stamps
Maya and Bailey's mother Vivian
Age of Maya when she had her first job Ten
When Maya became a streetcar conductor Fifteen
Maya's father figure Daddy Clidell
Where Vivian lived California
Main character Maya Angelou
How many autobiographies did Maya write Seven
Where was Maya born Missouri

"The Black Cat" Crossword

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Crossword
Description

The author is...(spaces don't count) Edgar Allan Poe
The second cat had a ... spot on its chest. White
He hid his wife's body in the... Wall
The morning after he brought home the second cat he discovered it was ... an eye. missing
What color are the cats? Black
Along with a monkey, birds, fish, and a cat they owned a... dog
He carved out Pluto's ... in a rage. eye
What did he drink that made him mentally unstable? alcohol
The weapon went through her... brain
What was the name of the original cat? Pluto
What did he use to kill his wife? axe
The ... was found on her dead body. cat
The first cat was ... from a tree. hanged
The cat was, at first, his ... pet. favorite

natural selection Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

In what year did Charles Darwin explore the Galápagos Islands 1831
What species did Darwin get fascinated with? Finches
What did he observe with these birds Wings and beak
how long was his voyage Five years
What did Darwin call his theory Natural Selection
What is the second step in natural selection Variation
what was the title of Darwin's book The origin of species
what was the ship did Darwin sailed on MSM Beagle
What island was Darwin on ? Galapagos island
what was the theory Darwin thought Evolution

Edgar Allan Poe Crossword

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Crossword
Description

What did Poe's mom come to America to be? Actress
What is a Baltimore Lemonade? Alcohol
What did Poes dad die of? Alcoholism
What was the poem that Poe made for his wife that was originally called "To Virginia" Annabell Lee
What couldnt Poe afford for his dying wife Virginia? blanket
When you have consumption was are you drowning in? blood
What did Poe's mom die of? consumption
What was Poe's dads name? DAVID
What was the name of Poe's dad? DAVIDPOE
Who did Poe go to lunch with? Dickins
What does Poe watch his mother do? die
What was Poe's birth name? edgarpoe
What was the name of Poe's Mother? elizabeth
Where did Poe go to school (private school)? england
Who adopted Poe? FRANCISALLAN
What does Poe fall into and goes into a coma? gutter
Poe was the first to write___ stories horror
What did Poes mom play in the play Romeo and Juliet? juliet
Name of Poe's aunt MARIACLEM
Where does Poe want to go to be an editor? newyork
Last name of famous author from the early 1800s poe
What was Dickins pet? raven
Color Poe used to resemble death red
Where does Poe live? richmond
What were red flower was on the handkerchiefs so it would disguise if the women were sick? roses
Most popular poem of Poes theraven
What did Poe use to learn in school? tombstones
What university did Poe attend? virginia
What was the name of his cousin that he fell in love with? virginia
How much money does Poe make on his pieces of writing? zero

Literary Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

literary reference to a familiar thing allusion
conflict with another character Charactervscharacter
the turning point in a story (comes after the rising action) climax
comparison of two or more similar objects analogy
author's own account of his/her own life autobiography
story of a person's life written by someone else biography
the problem; something vs. something else conflict
stretching the truth exaggeration
the begining of a story exposition
kind of writing that explains something expository
category or type (of literature) genre
the lesson of a story theme
person telling the story narrator
words or phrases that convey the opposite meaning or expected outcome irony
problem from INSIDE of a person internal conflict
main character of the story protagonist
sequence of events in a story plot
the author's attitude toward the subject of a work tone
group of lines forming a unit in a poem stanza
point of view in which the reader knows all thoughts, feelings, and actions of all the characters omnicient

Game about Maya Angelou Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Where Maya Angelou bon ? Missouri
Which was the president she recited her most famous poeam ? Bill Clinton
What is the birthname of Maya Angelou ? Marguerite Johnson
What did Maya Angelou gain when she was a teeneger ? scholarship
Name of her first album Calypso
How she helped Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. ? civil rights movement
What did Maya Angelougain for his poem " On the Pulse of Morning ? Grammy
Who is Maya Angelou's bestfriend ? Oprah Winfrey
which medal gave Barack Obama to Maya Angelou in 2011 ? presidential medal of freedom
Where she wanted to put this phrase "I did my best, I hope you do the same" ? tombstone

The Beatles Crossword

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Crossword
Description

What city are The Beatles from Liverpool
Which Beatle plays drums RingoStarr
who Is one Of the main singers PaulMcCartney
Who is the other main singer JohnLennon
What month was John Lennon born October
Who played the Guitar GeorgeHarrison
What month was Paul McCartney born June
What month was Ringo Starr born July
What Month was George Harrison born Febuary
What was John's band name TheQuarrymen
What album did they record in 1965 RubberSoul
What was their last album called AbbeyRoad
Which Beatle got stabbed in 1999 George
About how many people watched The Beatles sing on tv 73million
As The Beatles were kids who did they want to be like Elvis
What kind of music di George like to listen to Skiffle
What was Ringo diagnosed with as a kid Appendicitis
Who renamed the band The Beatles Stu
What year did The Beatles first single come out 1963
When did The Beatles come to America 1964
What music record company did they sign with CapitolRecords

Shakespeare Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

17th-century London theatre for Shakespeare’s acting company Globe
In which play would you find the quote, “A pair of star-cross’d lovers take their life”? RomeoandJuliet
Shakespeare play featuring daughters Goneril, Regan and Cordelia King Lear
Who is the Queen of Fairies in A Midsummer Night's Dream? Titania
From which play does a ghost chillingly call out to the main character: "Remember me"? Hamlet
In which play would you find the quote, "If music be the food of love, play on" Twelfth Night
How many children did Shakespeare have? Three
Shakespeare wrote 37 plays and 154 ____ Sonnets
Name of the town Shakespeare was born Stratford-Upon-Avon
Name of Shakespeare's wife Anne Hathaway
"Shall I compare thee to a ____'s day" - Sonnet 18 opening line summer
Name of the play with the characters Iago, Desdemona and Cassio Othello
Where in Italy is Romeo and Juliet set in? Verona
What is the global campaign name for British Council's celebration of Shakespeare's 400th anniversary? ShakespeareLives
Which month is Shakespeare Day set in? April

Tutankhamun crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Tutankhamun was ____ years old when he became pharaoh. eight
Howard Carter was born in _______ 1874. London
________ helped Carter fund the search of King Tut. Lord Carnarvon
which god did Tut and his family worship? Sun God
what bite Lord Carnarvon on the cheek after finding the tomb? mosquito
what was the cause of Tutankhamun death? leg infection
what did Carter follow in his fathers foot steps to become? artist
where was the tomb located? Valley of the kings
what was the name of tut's wife? Ankhesenamun
whats the first room Howard Carter saw when entering the tomb? antechamber
witch room in the tomb held the body of Tutankhamun? burial chamber
how many coffin were there? nine
most of the tomb they found were_______. robbed
how long did tutankhamun rule for? ten years

Nelson Mandela Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Where was Mandela from? South Africa
Mandela was a___, and world leader. Civil Rights Activist
What was Mandela's birth given name? Rolihlahla
What Village was Mandela and his mother forced to move to? Qunu
The state of being apart; asssociated with racial segragation apartheid
Mandela was extremely instrumental in helping all races achieve___, and fair treatment. Equal
Mandela studied many subjects but was especially interedted in___. African History
Mandela was the first one in his family to attend___. School
Mandela's father died of which disease? Lung Disease
How old (yrs) was mandela when his father died? nine
Mandela ran away and settled in which city? Johannesburg
Mandela went to college to study what subject? Law
Mandela joined a group called the "African ___ Congress Youth League. National
He believed in peaceful, & non-violent___. Protesting
The teacher at his Cristian school gave him the name of? Nelson
In what year did Mandela organize a Workers Strike, and was arrested for it.? 1961
Nelson was arrested and sent to? Prison
Mandela was a___, and tended to the animals. Cattleboy
Mandela was persistent and never gave___. up
Mandela was a signal of___ and loyalty to his people. Strength
In 1990 a deal was worked out for Mandla's___. release
Mandela was elected as the first ___ President, by the people. black
In prison mandela secretly wrote an? Autobiography
mandela was president at age? 77
In what year did Mandela help South Africa hold the Rugby World Cup? 1995
Mandela worked bard to improve___, housing, and basic health care for all South Africans. Jobs
Mandela wanted to provide South Africans with the right to___. Vote
in what year did Mandela retire from Politics? 1999
Mandela Day is on the 18th of what month? July
Mandela day is a day to promote global___, and to celebrate African Leader's legacy. Peace
In what year did South Africa Hold thier first Democratic Elections? 1994
In 1993 Mandela was awarded a___ Peace Prize. Nobel