Type
Word Search
Description

Shades of Gray
Hank
Doc Martin
Aunt Ella
Meg
Uncle Jed
Will
Mill
rabbits
Civil War
Shenandoah Valley
Virginia

To Kill a Mockingbird: Part I Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

morphine addict MRS DUBOSE
highly respected housekeeper of Jem, Scout, and Atticus CALPURNIA
Aunt Alexandra's grandson and Scout's cousin FRANCIS HANCOCK
Boo Radley's real name ARTHUR RADLEY
The children use it to try to deliver a note to Boo FISHING POLE
Atticus describes them as animals EWELLS
The setting of this novel MAYCOMB ALABAMA
"a fur-trapping apothecary from Cornwall whose piety was exceeded only by his stinginess" SIMON FINCH
An uncared for house that everyone is scared of because of the stories they've been told RADLEY PLACE
A lawyer and father of Jem and Scout ATTICUS FINCH
Scout's young teacher from North Alabama MISS CAROLINE FISHER
New boy who visits for the summer and befriends Jem and Scout DILL
Dill's real name CHARLES BAKER HARRIS
Dill's aunt MISS RACHEL HAVERFORD
The town gossip MISS STEPHANIE CRAWFORD
Jem and Scout find mysterious gifts left here KNOTHOLE
She loves all of nature's beauties, but despises nut grass MISS MAUDIE
Believes Scout should wear dresses and play with tea sets AUNT ALEXANDRA
Atticus will defend his client, __________-, in court TOM ROBINSON
Atticus' brother, Scout's and Jem's uncle JACK
Aunt Alexandra's lazy husband UNCLE JIMMY
What Scout does to Francis PUNCH
Uncle Jack learns how to treat ____________ SCOUT
Mrs. Dubose's caregiver JESSIE
Scout learns to dislike SCHOOL
Jem looses his PANTS
Dill tells Atticus that he, Jem, and Scout were playing STRIP POKER
Visits the Finch home for lunch WALTER CUNNINGHAM
Jem and Scout are surprised to learn that Atticus is skilled with a GUN
Character call Tim Johnson a ______ MAD DOG
__________ destroys Miss Maudie's house FIRE
Scout's full name JEAN LOUISE FINCH
Nathan Radley adds this to the tree CEMENT

Civil War Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

industry
agriculture
abolitionists
abraham lincoln
america
american indians
appomattox court house
civil
confederacy
first battle of bull run
free african americans
harriet tubman
john brown
merrimack
monitor
nat turner
north
richmond
robert e lee
slaves
south
ulysses s grant
union
war
west virginia

Civil Rights Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

nonviolence
Supreme Court
Montgomery
Stella Leach
Caesar Chavez
Freedom Rides
SCLC
Core
Little Rock
Memphis
Boycott
Sit ins
Ella Baker
Martin Luther King
Malcolm X

The 1960's Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Candidate who ran against John F. Kennedy in the 1960 Presidential Election Nixon
What country was the home of wall that prevented Easterners from defecting to the West in Europe Berlin
rode on interstate buses into the segregated South to test the 1960 U.S. Supreme Court decision Boynton v. Virginia that outlawed racial segregation in interstate bus stations and railroad terminals Freedom Riders
The U.S. Supreme Court rules against compulsory ______ in public schools prayer
The city where President John F. Kennedy was assassinated Dallas
Name of Martin Luther King's speech he presented in front of the Washington Memorial I Have A Dream
The Beatles first album Please Please Me
Act that ended legal discrimination in public places, promising equal voting rights Civil Rights Act
President Lyndon Johnson announces his program to help health care to provide to more citizens Medicare
Black Muslim leader of the Black Panther who was assassinated in 1965 MalcolmX
War between the Soviets and the United States that ended in no casualties but created alot of tension Cold War

Causes of the Civil War Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Secession
Fort Sumter
Confederate state
Raid on Harpers Ferry
Lincoln Douglas Debates
Dred Scott Decision
Brooks Sumner
Bleeding Kansas
Republicans
Nat Turner
Uncle Tom
Fugitive Act
Wilmot Proviso
Underground Railroad
Missouri Compromise
abolitionists
states rights
Economic Differences
Cotton Gin
Slavery

Maniac Magee Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Maniac is allergic to this. Pizza
The setting of the novel. Two Mills
Maniac's real name. Jeffrey
Maniac's Uncle. Uncle Dan
Maniac loves to eat these. Butterscotch krimpets
Maniac's Aunt. Aunt Dot
Grayson's Christmas present for Maniac. Glove
The McNab's were building one in their living room. Pillbox
Where Maniac's Aunt and Uncle lived. Holidaysburg
The age of Maniac when his parents died. Three
One of Amanda's younger siblings. Hester
The side of town where whites live. West End
The side of town where blacks live. East Side
Leader of the cobras. John McNab
The vehicle Maniac's parents died in. Trolley
"The worst kid in the East End." Mars Bar
One of McNab's little brothers. Piper
A street that separates the two sides of town. Hector Street
An activity that Amanda Beale loves to do. Read
The main character in the novel. Maniac

The Civil War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The bloodiest day of the war. Antietam
The bloodiest battle of the Civil War. Gettysburg
Northern group. This group was lead by Abraham Lincoln. Union
The southern group whose leader was Jefferson Davis. Confederacy
Largest southern jail that help Union soldiers. Andersonville
General of the Confederacy Robert E. Lee
Battle that started the war. Fort Sumter
President of the United States during The Civil War. Abraham Lincoln
Commander of the Union at the end of the war. Ulysses S. Grant
Confederate's strategy. They would export cotton to other countries hoping to become allies. "King Cotton"
Northern strategy. The north would destroy the supplies and land of The South Anaconda Plan
Northern soldier, W.T Sherman, spread his army around the south and destroyed land and supplies. March To Sea
Largest cause of the Civil War. Union believed the south should not enslave people, while the south thought otherwise. Slavery
Compromise set to make the north and south happy by making CA a free state, but other states would now be open to slavery. a very strict fugitive slave act was set. GA Platform was created because of this compromise. Compromise of 1850
Compromise set where Missouri became a slave state and Maine a free state. Slavery would now not be allowed above the 36,30 line of latitude. Missouri Compromise
Belief on whether state's rights are more important than federal rights. The south was for this while the north was not. Sectionalism
People opposed to slavery Abolitionists
Northern economic system during the Civil War Industrial
Southern economic system during The Civil War Agricultural
Middle-class farmers. They usually owned less than 100 acres of land. Yeoman Farmers
People who owned no land and got by the best they could. About 1 in 10 Poor Whites
The North put tariffs on imported goods, forcing the south to buy goods from the north. SC was the first state to nullify this. Tariff of 1828

Civil war and Reconstruction Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

what was the name of the US fort where the opening battle of the Civil War took place? (2) Fort Sumter
Who was president of the confederacy during the Civil War? (2) Jefferson Davis
what was the name of reformers who saw slavery as evil (1) abolitionists
who became president in 1860 and hated slavery (2) Abraham Lincoln
what was the name of a white abolitionist who raided a federal arms depot (2) John Brown
what was the name of the Union military strategy to blockade southern ports (2) Anaconda Plan
what was the name of the novel published in 1852 by Harriet Beecher (3) uncle toms cabin
term for which congress can put a president on trial (1) impeachment
what was the name for President Lincoln's lenient plan for re-integrating the south (2) 10% plan
which amendment ended slavery? (2) 13th amendment
man who became President after Lincoln's assassination (2) Andrew johnson
which state was the ONLY state that refused to ratify the 13th amendment until February of 2013 (1) Mississippi
amendment that gave all citizens, black or white, that were 21 years old or older the right to vote? (2) 15th amendment
term given to white northerners who moved to the south after the Civil War and Reconstruction (1) carpetbaggers
name for the codes that severely restricted the rights of black people (2) black codes

Civil War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

considered the most important engagement in the American Civil War Gettysburg
16th president Abraham Lincoln
first president of the Confederate States of America Jefferson Davis
first state to secede from the Union South Carolina
first battle fought in Arkansas in the Civil War Big Sugar Creek
first battle fought in the Civil War (debatable) bull run
general for the Confederate States of America Robert E Lee
general for the Union Army (North) Ulysses S Grant
OFFICIAL start of the Civil War Fort Sumter
this is the name of the Courthouse where the Confederate Army officially surrendered Appomattox
A book written by Harriet Beecher Stowe during the Civil War Uncle Tom's Cabin
a Northern Abolitionist party formed in 1840 Liberty Party
after a fearsome skirmish in 1850, a savage war was sparked giving a state this name Bleeding Kansas
the bloodiest day in American History Antietam
this caused every man in America to join the army unless he could furnish a substitute or pay the government $300 Military Draft
a turning point in the Civil War Vicksburg
a person who was against slavery and tried to do something about it Abolitionist
one of the only major Civil War battles in Arkansas Calico Rock
this man completed the March to the Sea Sherman
slave that fought for the freedom of him and his wife in a Supreme Court Dred Scott

Black History Month Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Someone who had a dream Martin Luther King Jr
Opposite of north South
Got arrested for refusing to surrender her bus seat Rosa Parks
Separating blacks from whites Segregation
human rights activist and an American Muslim minister Malcolm X
Founder of Black Panther party Huey P Newton
The first African American to earn a PH.D from Harvard WEB Du Bois
The first black athlete to play major league baseball Jackie Robinson
War between the North and South Civil War
Led hundreds of enslaved people to freedom through underground railroad Harriet Tubman
A new political party that emerged during the 1848 presidential election whose goal was to keep slavery out of the western territories Free soil party
First state to leave the Union in 1860 South Carolina