• The Interactive Lesson Plan puzzle is 1 of 8 vocabulary activities and word puzzles.
  • Use the Greek and Latin word root word list to select the correct answer.
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  • Common Core alignment to a Interactive Puzzle is to 4 key phrases:
    "Grade Level", "Greek and Latin Roots", "Precise Meaning" and "Context".
    CCSS Alignment Strand numbers for Specific Grades:
    Grade Level: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 2.4, 3.4, 4.4, 5.4, 6.4, 7.4, 8.4, 9-10.4, 11-12.4
    Greek & Latin Roots: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 2.4b+c, 3.4b+c, 4.4b, 5.b, 6.4b, 7.4b, 8.4b, 9-10.4b, 11-12.4b
    Precise Meaning: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 2.4e, 3.4d, 4.4c, 5.4c, 6.4c, 7.4c, 8.4c, 9-10.4c, 11-12.4c
    Context: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 2.4a, 3.4a, 4.4a, 5.4a, 6.4a, 7.4a, 8.4a, 9-10.4a, 11-12.4a
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    1) ACT Test #3 Word Puzzle --

    Directions: To solve the ACT test word puzzle, use the vocabulary word list and Latin or Greek word root. Put your answers INSIDE the word puzzle. At the bottom of the last interactive word puzzle, click "SUBMIT" for the correct answers and the use of each vocabulary word in a sentence. Learn the vocabulary word list below the ACT word puzzle.
    Clue: To solve the ACT test vocabulary word, use the definition, part of speech and Latin or Greek word root. All 12 words come from these three Latin roots: GRAT, POS-PON and SENT-SENS. The correct answers are in the ACT vocabulary word list.

    ACT Test #3 Word Puzzle --

    1)  An advocate for or an adherent to a cause or doctrine; a person who puts forward a proposal (noun)
    Root PON = place, put, lay

    2)  Outside or beyond one\'s normal sense perception (hear, see, taste, touch or smell) (adjective)
    Root SENS = feel, perceive, think

    3)  To establish (oneself) in the favor or good graces of others, esp. by deliberate effort (verb)
    Root GRAT = thankful, pleasing

    4)  A large-scale public exhibition, display or show; the act of presenting to view (noun)
    Root POS = place, put, lay

    5)  Something that gives pleasure by satisfying desires; source of satisfaction (noun)
    Root GRAT = thankful, pleasing

    6)  To agree; to concur; to acquiesce (verb)
    Root SENT = feel, perceive, think

    7)  To place (confidence, trust, etc.) in a person or thing: to set; to lay at rest (verb)
    Root POS = place, put, lay

    8)  General agreement or concord; collective judgment, opinion or belief; harmony (noun)
    Root SENS = feel, perceive, think

    9)  Without charging or paying; freely (adverb)
    Root GRAT = thankful, pleasing

    10)  To confine; to seize and retain in the custody of the law (verb)
    Root PON/POUN = place, put, lay

    11)  Given, received or obtained without charge or obligation; free; voluntary (adjective)
    Root GRAT = thankful, pleasing

    12)  Strong disagreement; a quarrel, contention or dispute; discord (noun)
    Root SENS = feel, perceive, think

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