Mark the Start of Holy Week By Using the Palm Sunday Cryptogram Puzzle Worksheet.
The Palm Sunday Cryptogram Puzzle Worksheet can help children to focus on Christ's triumphant final entry into Jerusalem. This cryptogram activity highlights what the crowds shouted to Jesus as he entered into the city riding on a colt. It is based on Mark 11:9.
To complete this worksheet, students must substitute one letter for another using the alphabet and the unique code provided at the bottom of the page. In doing this, the words of the crowd will be revealed. The finished puzzle reads, "Hosanna! Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord!" An answer sheet provides the phrases as well.
This worksheet may be especially useful when studying about Palm Sunday, Holy Week, or key events in the Lenten season.