Want a fun way to avoid summer brain drain? You can create your own crossword puzzle, and make a great tool for memorizing new words and definitions. And it's so easy to do!
You can create your own crossword puzzle in a few simple steps.
- Make a list of words and definitions in a word processing program.
- Find a free crossword puzzle maker online. One good one is the puzzlemaker at Discovery EducationŠ.
- Cut and paste your terms and definitions into the crossword puzzle generator.
It's that easy! Crossword puzzle study guides are also a great way to impress your study group. And this is also a great active study technique. Any time you interact with the test material and terms, you are reinforcing the material and making it stick!