• The DAILY WORD ROOT PUZZLE is 1 of 8 vocabulary activities and word puzzles using Greek and Latin word roots.
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  • Common Core alignment to Daily Word Root Puzzle is to the key phrase:
    "GREEK & LATIN AFFIXES and ROOTS". CCSS Alignment Strand Numbers for Specific Grades:
    "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
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    Something that fills up, makes whole or perfect (noun)
    Root PLIC=fold, bend, embrace

    Person appointed or authorized to substitute for another (noun)
    Root PUT=think, reckon, suppose

    An adherent or supporter, esp. one who shows bias and unthinking allegiance (noun)
    Root PART=divide, share, separate, part

    Male head of the family or tribe; founder of an order; any Old Testament founding father (noun)
    Root PATR=father

    Distinction of having defeated all competing opponents so as to hold first place (noun)
    Root CHAMP=field