• The Subject and Calendar-related puzzles are supplementary curriculum resources featuring vocabulary activities and word puzzles. Also included are over 660 additional subject-related word lists.
  • Use the provided Greek and Latin word roots in the over 90 subject word puzzles to decode word meaning and select the correct answer. Email your answers to friends, family and teachers.
  • Common Core alignment to a Themed Puzzles is to 3 key phrases: "Grade Level", "Particular Topic" and "Grade-Relevant Text or Subject Area". CCSS Alignment Strand for Specific Grades:
    CCSS Alignment Strand Numbers for Specific Grades:
    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
    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
    Particular Topic: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 4.6. 5.6, 6.6, 7.6, 8.6, 9-10.6, 11-12.6
    Grade & Subject-Relevant Text: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers:
    (Reading: Informational Text) RI.2.4, RI.3.4, RI.4.4. RI.5.4, RI.6.4, RI.7.4, RI.8.4, RI.9-10.4, RI.11-12.4
    (Reading: Literature) RL.2.4, RL.3.4, RL.4.4. RL.5.4, RL.6.4, RL.7.4, RL.8.4, RL.9-10.4, RL.11-12.4

  • There are word lists here for EACH Subject and Calendar-related puzzle below.
  • List of Advanced Root Word Lesson Plans for Fill in the Blanks

    1) Latin Word Roots 10 JECT, PEND, LECT Advanced Fill in the Blanks --
    2) Latin Word Roots 11 CED, CEPT, CUR Advanced level Fill in the Blanks --
    3) Latin Word Roots 12 GEN, PUL, SPIR Advanced level Fill in the Blanks --
    4) Latin Word Roots 9 CLUD, DIT, FID Advanced Fill in the Blanks --
    5) Word Roots 1: DICT, VENT, DUCT Advanced-Fill-in-the Blank --
    6) Word Roots 2: FIN, SED, FER Advanced Fill-in-the Blanks --
    7) Word Roots 3: CERN, JUR, LEG Advanced Fill-in-the Blanks --
    8) Word Roots 4: GRAD, MOT, CAD Advanced Fill-in-the Blanks --
    9) Word Roots 5: NAT, TRACT, SEQU Fill-in-the-blanks Advanced --
    10) Word Roots 6: PLIC, FAC, COGN Advanced Fill-in-the-Blanks --
    11) Word Roots 7 SPECT, STA, VERT Advanced Fill-in-the Blanks --
    12) Word Roots 8 SENT, GRAT, PON Fill in the Blanks Advanced --