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Try the tree crossword puzzle

To play this game:

  1. Read each sentence at the bottom of the page. The sentence contains clues that describe the scrambled word in brackets after the sentence.
  2. Print the word correctly in the spaces provided.
  3. Once you have all the answers, look in the word puzzle to find each word and circle it. Look back at the list and remember some words run up and down while others run across.

Cartoon of trees doing crossword puzzles
 

R O O T B I R C H G T B
S B O N E E D L E T M S
R N X T A T X S T O A W
F T O T V U Z N T O P E
U V S E E D S P G T L V
R T A T R U N K T H E E
N Z P L T T P U L P T R
I J X O X Y G E N I O G
T S U G A R T J M C Z R
U O Y G S H R U B K S E
R T C E T B L I M B Y E
E F O R E S T A C O R N

 

Across

  1. This part of the tree anchors it to the ground and gathers water. (otor)
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  2. The name for a leaf on a pine and spruce tree. (eledne)
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  3. These come in many different shapes, but they are what all trees start out as. (edses
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  4. Some North American indigenous people made canoes out of these trees. (chirb)
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  5. This part of a tree has the same name as the back storage area of a car. (knurt)
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  6. Trees produce this gas that all animals need to live. (yognex)
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  7. A product that is made when wood chips and water are combined and heated. (lupp)
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  8. This is another word for a tree branch and also for your arm. (mibl)
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  9. This is the name for an area wher ethousands of trees grow closely together in the wild. (tosfre)
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  10. A bus is maller than a tree and can also be call a ??? (bursh)
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  11. This contains the seed from an oak tree. (norca)
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  12. This is the type of food that a tree uses. Leaves produce it when the sun shines on them and a process called photosynthesis takes place. (grasu)
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Down

  1. This is the name given to people who harvest for a living. (gogrel)
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  2. This type of tree stays the same colour all year and is used as a Christmas tree. (regvenere)
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  3. Our homes would be quite empty if we never had this item made from trees in it. (untirrfeu)
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  4. This animal is a Canadian symbol and cuts down trees for food and homes. (rabvee)
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  5. This substance is like a tree's blood because it carries nutrients to all parts of it. (psa)
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  6. We harvest sap to make syrup from thsi type of tree. (pelam)
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  7. This small tool made of wood can help keep teeth clean. (khoptotic)
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