Type
Word Search
Description

Ben Franklin
blue ball
Boston
candles
electricity
first fire company
first library
first president
glasses
paddles
Philadelphia
printers boy
rocking chair
soap
stove
the rule

American Revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Those who chose to support Britain during the Revolutionary War Loyalists
Those who supported the war against Britain Patriots
1777 British defeat that was a major turning point in the Revolutionary War. Battle of Saratoga
In 1783, the British signed a peace treaty ending the revolutionary war and the 13 colonies became independent. Treaty Of Paris
American patriot, writer, printer, and inventor; persuaded the French to help the colonist. Benjamin Franklin
A delegate at the second continental congress and wrote the Declaration of Independence; 3rd president of the U.S. Thomas Jefferson
Commander of the Continental Army; first president of the U.S. George Washingtom
King of England during the American Revolution King George III
British tax on wills, licenses, and other documents Stamp Act
British taxes in America on items such as glass, paints, and paper Townshend Acts
The murder of 5 Bostonians, by British soldiers, protesting against British taxes Boston Massacre
Protest by A,ericans in 1773 whereby they threw tea from British ships into the sea Boston Tea Party
British law that made American companies pay tax on tea but not British ones Tea Act
Rode through the night to warn the town of Lexington the British were coming Paul Revere

A NEW NATION Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

2ND CONTINENTAL CONGRESS
PATRIOTS
LOYALISTS
GEORGE WASHINGTON
CONTINENTAL ARMY
CONCORD,MASSACHUSETTS
LEXINGTON,MASSACHUSETTS
MINUTEMEN
DECLARATION OF RIGHTS
DELEGATES
FIRST CONTINENTAL CONGRESS
PHILADELPHIA,PENNSYLVANIA
QUARTERING ACT
GREENWICH
WILLIAM FRANKLIN
BOSTON TEA PARTY
BOSTON,MASSACHUSSETS
INPORT
BOYCOTT
TOWNSHEND ACTS
CHARLES TOWNSHEND
REPEALED
STAMP ACT
TAX
13 COLONIES
PARLIAMENT
GREAT BRITIAN

Causes of Revolution and Revolutionary War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a war between France and England that erupted in 1754 in North America French and Indian War
ended 7 Year War/French and Indian War with Brit victory. Treaty of 1763
aw forbidding English colonists to settle west of the Appalachian Mountains. Proclamation of 1763
law that taxed printed goods Stamp Act
series of laws passed in 1774 Intolerable Acts
incident in 1770 in which British troops fired on and killed american colonists boston massacre
Protest led by Sons of Liberty against the Tea Act of 1773 Boston Tea Party
Groups of Patriots who worked to oppose British rule Sons Of Liberty
groups of American women patriots who wove cloth to replace boycotted British goods. Daughters Of Liberty
author of Common Sense Thomas Paine
pamphlet designed by Paine to convince colonists to secede from Britain Common Sense
written by thomas jefferson Declaration of Independence
secured the help of the French during the Revolutionary War. Benjamin Franklin

The Revolutionary War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who was the first President? Washington
Treaty of _____ was signed ending the war. Paris
______ Massacre took place on March 5th, 1770. Boston
How many pounds of tea did the colonists dump into the harbor? 90000
Who was the man that warned the colonists the British were coming and was said to say, "The British are coming!" Paul_____ Revere
What battle was said to start the war? ______ and Concord Lexington
Who was elected to rule the colonies in the Second Continental Congress? Washington
Who made most of the Declaration of Independence? Jefferson
What Hill did the British defeat the Colonists? Bunker
What kind of rifle did the British have that helped them win? Bayonet
Who published Common Sense? Paine
How many people signed the Declaration of Independence? 56
How many soldiers took Brookland, New York? 30000
Who many the first flag? _____ Ross Betsy
Where did the colonists retreat to? Valley ______ Forge
Who did Benjamin Franklin persuade to help them in the war? France
Who was one of America's most notorious traitors?_______ Arnold Benedict
_______ of Confederation was the first document to bind the colonies together as a union Articles
Who ran after Cornwallis? _______ Greene Nathanael
What Battle ended the war? Yorktown

Lord of the Flies Chapter 1-6 Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Which one of the main characters has fair hair? Ralph
Which boy can sing a C sharp? Jack
This boy gets sand kicked in his eyes Percival
Who's idea was it to make the signal fire? Ralph
This object is used to bring the boys together conch
This boy's glasses are used to create the signal fire Piggy
Who finds the beast in the morning while trying to rekindle the signal fire? Sam and Eric
This boy helped Ralph build the shelters Simon
What is the beast that Sam and Eric find on top of the mountain? Pilot
The shape of the Island Boat
What is in between the beach and the reef? Lagoon
What did Ralph and Piggy walk through when they landed on the Island? scar
Location of where the boys went to hunt the beast Rock castle
Who died in the plane crash when the boys first got on the island? Adults
Ralph and Piggy found the conch here Lagoon
Hunters wore this while hunting Clay masks
Who kicked sand in Percival's eye? Maurice
They kicked over the littleluns sand castle Roger and Maurice
Where do the boys go swimming? Swimming pool
Where did the boy with the mulberry mark wander off? Jungle

The Townshend Acts Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Deborah Sampson
Freedom
Martha Washington
Benjamin Franklin
Samuel Adams
Protest
Boycott
Charles Townshend
Boston Massacre
Boston Tea Party
British
Colonists
Daughters of Liberty
Glass
Lead
Paint
Paper
Sons of Liberty
Taxes
Tea
Townshend Acts

US History Chapter 3 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

best access to the backcountry Great Wagon Road
settlers from Ulster Scots-Irish
settlers from German areas Pennsylvania Dutch
a stye of colonial architecture Williamsburg
a paddle shapped board for reading hornbook
standard text in the colonial period New England Primer
written by Benjamin Franklin PoorRichardsAlmanack
colonial newspaper New England Courant
technique against smallpox inoculations
Baptist German Settlers Dunkers
first public library in America Charleston
Flooded ditches Rice
Growing rice South
village schools in New England Dame
colonial style architecture TudorEngland
Native American Food corn
laborsource on colonial farms children
backwoodsmen work and play quiltings

Revolutionary War Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Published the Common Sense ThomasPaine
Englands name for the French and Indian War The Seven Years War
Tax on all sugar prodects including molasses Sugar Act
To house british troops and take care of them Quartering Act
Required colonists to buy special tax stamps for all kinds of products Stamp Act
Taxed glass, lead, paint, paper and tea Townshend Act
Tension between colonists and red coats peaked and a fight broke out Boston Massacre
Allowed british east india company to sell tea directly to the colonists Tea Act
Protest against the Tea Act Boston Tea party
Kings response to the Boston Tea Party intolerable acts
served as Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army George Washington
King of England King George III
Rode the midnight ride Paul Revere
Author of the Declaration of Independence Thomas Jefferson
First person to be killed in the Boston Massacre Krispus Attucks

Ben Franklin Puzzle Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Science
Runaway
Printer
Philadelphia
Odometer
Newspaper
Long Arm
Lightning Rod
Franklin Stove
Fireman
Experiment
Declaration
Boston
Bifocals
Almanac

Lord of The Flies Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Piggy's_______light the fire. Specs
The boys start to become_______ the longer they are on the island. Savages
Who cries when Piggy dies? Ralph
Percival always say what with his name? Address
The______was part of the first rule. Conch
What have you been doing? Having a _____ or something? War
Where's the man with the_______? Trumpet
All around him the long_____smashed into the jungle was a bath of heat. Scar
His eyes could not break away and the______hung in space before him. (Abbreviate) LOTF
Where does Ralph discover the conch? Lagoon
What made the scar on the island? Plane
What character lived with his auntie and suffers asthma? Piggy
What smashes into piggy and kills him? Rock
Sensitive boy who suffers seizures Simon
What do Roger and Maurice destroy? (Two words) Sand Castle
What kind of island are they on? Tropical
What did they see in the jungle and called it the beast? Parachutist
The signal fire represents? Hope
Piggy can't run because he has_________. Asthma
Piggy has been wearing specs since he was______. Three
Ralph's father was in the______. Navy
Jack's last name? Merridew
Ralph says being called Piggy is better than_______. Fatty
Jack's in charge of the______. Choir
What are creepers? (other than branches) Vines
In the beginning, Jack couldn't kill the____. Pig
There aren't any________on the island. Adults
Smaller kids are called? Littluns
Bigger kids are called? Biguns
Henry was the______ of [the littluns]. Biggest
What compelled the others to listen to Jack? Mask
What did the boys see in the horizon in chapter four? Smoke
They let the _______fire go out. Bloody
Kill the pig! Cut her _____! Bash her in! Throat
Ralph slowly started treating Piggy with_______. Respect
The littluns keep having________. Nightmares
Ralph didn't blow the conch in chapter five because he was afraid of losing his_______. Power
What a place for a_______! Fort
Are all of you off your_______? Rockers
Who almost got killed because he was acting like the pig? Robert
Who did Ralph call, "Boys armed with sticks,"? Hunters
What do they call their meetings? Assemblies
The greatest ideas are the__________. Simplest
The hunters started calling Jack______. Chief
What gift do they give to the beast? (Two words) Pigs head
What made the Lord of The Flies look like it was moving? Flies
Piggy said Simons death was an_________. Accident
The hunters took the power to make______when they took Piggys glasses. Fire
Who found the boys? Officer
Ralph began to____because of all that has happened to him. Cry