Well, to begin things properly you should familiarize yourselves with some common newspaper words.
1. Here you are a 20-word newspaper crosswords. Do you think you can solve it easily? Just follow the clues.
Task: Download the crosswords to your computer, print the page and try the crosswords out:
I only need to remind you that across means words in a horizontal position and down in a vertical one.
2. Now, if you have been able to complete the crosswords try the next activity: The Newspaper Wordlist. Use the solutions from the crosswords to complete the list.