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August 30, 2008

Recommended resources - Crossword puzzles

Hello readers,

Are you looking for a quick and easy way to create worksheets that look professionally designed? If you've ever taken the time to manually create a crossword puzzle about a topic for your students, then chances are you've only done it once. The time spent on creating such things could probably be better spent elsewhere. However, if you...

...check out this link: http://www.eclipsecrossword.com/, you'll see that creating a decent looking crossword puzzle worksheet (which can be made printable or interactive) is fast, fun and free.

Have a go and then come back and tell us what you think about the crossword making tool.

Hope that helps!

Carol Rueckert
Writer, ESL Lesson Plan
E-mail: crueckert@eslemployment.com
Blog: www.esl-lesson-plan.com

"I hear, and I forget. I see, and I remember. I do, and I understand." - Chinese Proverb

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About the author of this entry:
Carol, a native English-speaker hailing from the small town of St. Joseph in Minnesota, USA, worked in China for more than 7 years. During that time, she worked at universities, private language schools, grade schools, international schools, and did private tutoring as well. Besides teaching, she also worked as a Head teacher, an Education Manager, and a Material Development Manager. In addition to working on this newsletter, she also writes a monthly column for Time Out Beijing, authors ESL textbooks for publishing houses in China, and is an Editor for Garnet Publishing in Reading, England. Carol holds a BA in Communications from the College of St. Benedict/ St. John's University, and a CELTA, and has just finished her MA TESOL course at Oxford Brookes University. Look for her posts on the ESL-Jobs-Forum discussion boards!

Posted by crueckert at August 30, 2008 03:32 AM

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