• 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 Intermediate Root Word Lesson Plans for True and False

    1) Latin Word Roots 10 JECT, PEND, LECT True or False Intermediate--
    2) Latin Word Roots 11 CED, CEPT, CUR True or False Intermediate--
    3) Latin Word Roots 12 GEN, PUL, SPIR True or False Intermediate--
    4) Latin Word Roots 9 CLUD, DIT, FID True or False Intermediate --
    5) Word Roots 1: DICT, VENT, DUCT Intermediate-True and False 2 --
    6) Word Roots 2 FIN, SED, FER True or False Intermediate --
    7) Word Roots 3 CERN, JUR, LEG Intermediate True or False --
    8) Word Roots 4 GRAD, MOT, CAD Intermediate True or False --
    9) Word Roots 5 NAT, TRACT, SEQU Intermediate True or False --
    10) Word Roots 7: SPECT, STA, VERT Intermediate-True and False 2 --
    11) Word Roots 8 SENT, GRAD, PON Intermediate True or False --