Introduction: Design a Great Crossword!
Ever wanted to make your own crosswords?
Here is a simple way to make quick crosswords.
Step 1: Play Scrabble
Once the game is complete take a picture of the board.
You will be using the scrabble words to make the crossword.
Step 2: Draw a Grid With a Pencil.
Once you have drawn the grid put a dot in wherever there will be a letter.
Step 3: INKY
Replace empty squares with marker ink.
Erase all dots and number the words.
Step 4: Add Clues.
Use methods similar to real crosswords, otherwise it may get too simple.
EXAMPLES OF CLUES:
-TYPE OF MELON
-PUT AT THE END OF A WORD TO MAKE IT A VERB
Step 5: CHALLENGE!
Can your friends and family solve the crossword?