• 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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    Fixed or stationary condition; lacking vitality or movement; showing little or no change (adjective)
    Root STA=stand

    Large kettle used for boiling or cooking (noun)
    Root CAULD=warm, hot

    Moving about; capable of walking; not stationary (adjective)
    Root AMBUL=walk

    Personal humiliation, disgrace or dishonor; shameful action or conduct (noun)
    Root NOM=name, term

    The act of going back to a previous place or level; reversion or decline of something (noun)
    Root GRESS=step, walk