Comprehension Crosswords – Grade 1 by Edupress, Inc. EP185

Comprehension Crosswords – Grade 1

Table of Contents

A Water Lover – 2
A Thin Fellow – 3
Two Kinds of Spiders – 4
The Biggest Animal – 5
The Largest Bird – 6
Beatrix Potter – 7
Peter Rabbit – 8
Where Does the Mail Go? – 9
Stars in the Sky – 10
Earth’s Closest Star – 11
Cubs at Play – 12
A Camel’s Hump – 13
Busy Zoo Keepers – 14
Firefighters at Work – 15

A Storyteller from Long Ago – 16
A Fable from Aesop – 17
The Oldest Paintings – 18
A Tale from Japan – 19
The Moon – 20
Water for Plants – 21
Helpful Bees – 22
What a Sneeze! – 23
Terrific Teeth – 24
Kinds of Hair – 25
Fish Eyes – 26
A Seahorse Dad – 27
Cloud Colors – 28
Puzzle Solutions – 29-32

ISBN 1-56472-185-X

WORKSHEET & Sample PDF Activity

Sample PDF Activity

A Water Lover

Use words from the story to complete the puzzle.
A duck spends a lot of time in water. Yet it does not get cold or soggy! A duck’s body makes oil. A duck uses its bill to rub the oil onto its feathers. Then the water cannot pass into its skin. The duck stays warm and dry!


  1. They cover a duck’s body.
  2. It looks like thick water.
  3. Not wet


  1. A bird’s beak
  2. Not cold
  3. Very wet

A Thin Fellow

Use words from the story to complete the puzzle.
A walking stick is an insect. It is long and thin. It can be brown or green. A walking stick has no wings. When it sits on a branch, it looks just like a twig! This helps it hide from other animals.


  1. Keep out of sight
  2. A small animal with six legs
  3. What a walking stick does not have


  1. A walking stick can be brown or __.
  2. Not thick
  3. A small branch
Edupress logo

About Edupress

Edupress offers some of the best social studies curriculum educational Products with a primary focus on K-8 educational products.

Stay Connected

Coupons, sales and latest free apps

Our newsletter for teachers, educators & parents!  Subscribe to our weekly shameless plug! Sometimes coupons, other times sales, always fun! We will keep up on our always evolving teacher supplies catalog and all of our latest free educational apps!. Enter your e-mail and subscribe to our newsletter.