Easy Crossword Puzzles

Easy crossword puzzles provide great language practice. Students need to read clues, figure out the answers, and then spell the answers correctly as they place them in to the grid. Be sure to try lots of crosswords while you're here at Spelling-Words-Well!

Watermelon Words

girl eating a slice of fresh watermelon

What's so clever about this crossword? The answer to every clue is spelled using only the letters in WATERMELON. You'd be surprised at just how many words are possible. Hopefully this is a sweet, juicy challenge for you, and not too seedy!

Printable Version and Answers

Watermelon Words crossword

Across

1.    A chunk of rock from space that makes a light streak in the sky

3.    H2O

7.    To resume or take up again

8.    Small gardening tool

9.    Bumps on the skin, from toads?

11.  Group of females

14.  Lease payment

15.  Find out new information

17.  Inn

18.  A large plant with bark

19.  Yellow fruit

20.  Tidier

22.  Back tooth

23.  Usual or ordinary

fresh watermelon

Down

1.   Shelf above a fireplace

2.   Mental attitude of a person or group, especially regarding confidence during adversity

4.   Tall fortress

5.   A car that is lent to replace one that’s being serviced

6.   Cat sound

10. Squad of players

12. Relating to the mind

13. Far off

16. Lasting through all time

17. A teacher and role model

21. Village

Digging a Little Deeper...

How many more WATERMELON words can you list that are not in the puzzle? Try to list at least 20 more that are spelled with at least FOUR letters. Scroll down to the blue button for some possible answers. 

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