Word Scramble - The Hound of the Baskervilles

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Grade Level
High School
Length of Time
45 minutes

In this lesson, the students will have a worksheet where they will have to unscramble the words. The words are in the book, The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. After they have unscrambled the words.


To unscramble words

Materials Needed

The worksheet I have included in this lesson
Pencils and erasers
The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle


First, you need to copy the worksheet so that each student will have a copy. Then, you can have the begin their worksheet in class. If they don't complete the assignment in class, they will need to take it home for homework and complete it. Then, they will submit the papers to you for grading.


Directions: Unscramble the letters to form the name of the person, places, or adjectives that were used in The Hound of the Baskervilles.

1. d n o h u = 2. s e r k a b i l v e l= 3. o m s h l e = 4. l a h l = 5. y e o d l = 6. o r m t m r e i = 7. i s r r y e n h a s k e b r i l v l e= 8. c b a d i e r v r = 9. k e s a b i r l v l e l l a h = 10. g e e n d l = 11. n b o r w o b o t = 12. e s m o h l = 13. l c a b k t o b o = 14. n o w t s a = 15. m a i b l e a = 16. n u m a i b i t o s u = 17. b a e s t n - i m d n d e = 18. h c r a e l s a b s k r e i l v l e = 19. r a h t r u o c n a n y l e o d = 20. a t w r e o o l t s t a o i n =


You can grade them on the correct spelling of the words.

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