Make your own crossword puzzles with the free crossword maker. Fill in the words and the clues and let the webpage generate the crossword puzzle. Then you can download the pdf file, which you can print for your students. Or select one of the saved games. After loading the words and clues you are able to make changes.
The free crossword maker has a database with words and clues. When you type a word and this is found in the database, it will provide you the clue. You can always override this clue and write you own.
In the Game description you can give instructions for solving the puzzle.
In the Clue description you can type a text about the theme of the puzzle.
You can choose not to print the puzzle, but let your students solve your crossword puzzle online. Click on the 'Download Excel' button. This will give you your puzzle in an Excel file. Let your students go to the 'online games' (you can find this in the menu) section and choose for 'Crossword Online'. There they can upload your excel and solve the crossword puzzle on the computer or tablet.