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  • 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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  • The AUDIO word story is available in all Root Words Lesson Plans #1 through #6.
  • 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) SAT Word Puzzle #1B -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the SAT test prep word puzzle, use the vocabulary list and Latin or Greek word root. Put your answers INSIDE the word puzzle. Move down to the next SAT test prep puzzle.
    At the bottom of the last interactive word puzzle, click SUBMIT for the correct answers and the use of each SAT vocabulary word in a sentence.
    Clue: To solve the SAT test prep vocabulary word puzzle, use the definition, part of speech and Latin or Greek word root. The correct answers are in the SAT vocabulary word list.
    Vocabulary Word List: SAT word list:
    abstract, aesthetic, benevolent, capricious, complacent, conciliatory, devious, diligent, discernible, dogmatic, eccentric, fallacious, indifferent, inquisitive, meticulous, pertinent, plausible, reticent

    SAT Word Puzzle #1B -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  Pertaining to a sense of beauty in nature and art (adjective)
    Root AESTH = perceive, feel

    2)  Expressing goodwill or kind feelings to others (adjective)
    Root BEN = good, kind

    3)  Regaining goodwill or favor; tending to placate (adjective)
    Root CIL = unite, bring together

    4)  Asserting opinions in a dictatorial manner (adjective)
    Root DOGM = opinion

    5)  Unconventional; deviating from accepted practice (adjective)
    Root CENTR = center

    6)  Deceptive; logically unsound; misleading (adjective)
    Root FALL = deceive, beguile, err

    Additional Information:


    JUST FOR FUN:

    With all the words you NEED to know, here are six power words.

    • A = ANANIAS (a teller of untruths; liar)
    • B = BIBELOT (small artistic object of beauty or rarity)
    • C = CORNIGEROUS (having horns or horn-like projections)
    • D = DISCALCED (without shoes; barefoot; unshod)
    • E = ESTIVATE (to spend the summer)
    • F = FUNAMBULIST (tightrope walker).
  • Source: "The Grandiloquent Dictionary" by Russell Rocke 1972

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    2) SAT Word Puzzle #1C -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the SAT test word puzzle, use the vocabulary word list and Latin or Greek word roots. Put your answers INSIDE the word puzzle. Move down to the next SAT test 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 SAT word puzzle.
    Clue: To solve the SAT test vocabulary word puzzle, use the definition, part of speech and Latin or Greek word root. The correct answers are in the SAT vocabulary list.
    Vocabulary Word List: SAT vocabulary list:
    abstract, aesthetic, benevolent, capricious, complacent, conciliatory, devious, diligent, discernible, dogmatic, eccentric, fallacious, indifferent, inquisitive, meticulous, pertinent, plausible, reticent

    SAT Word Puzzle #1C -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  Departing from the most direct way; circuitous; roundabout (adjective)
    Root VI = way

    2)  Subject to changing one's mind without much thought; erratic; whimsical (adjective)
    Root CAPR = goat

    3)  Thought of apart from concrete realities, specific objects or actual instances (adjective)
    Root TRACT = pull, draw

    4)  Having the appearance of truth, reliability or reason (adjective)
    Root PLAU(D) = clap, strike

    5)  Ability to perceive something obscure or concealed; discriminating (adjective)
    Root CERN = separate, observe, distinguish

    6)  Relevant; relating directly and significantly to the matter at hand (adjective
    Root TIN/TEN = hold, keep

    Additional Information:


    Myvocabulary.com provides synonyms and antonyms for the 6 SAT vocabulary words above. Use them to help you solve the word puzzle activity.

    • SAT Word #1: synonym = sneaky, underhanded, contemptible; antonym = reliable, steady, dependable, sincere
    • SAT Word #2: synonym = fickle, inconsistent, flighty, undependable; antonym = reliable, steady
    • SAT Word #3: synonym = intangible, immaterial, ideal; antonym = concrete, tangible, solid, specific,
    • SAT Word #4: synonym = acceptable, believable, credible, likely; antonym = improbable, unattainable, impracticable
    • SAT Word #5: synonym = perceptible, understandable, lucid, distinct; antonym = confused, muddled
    • SAT Word #6: synonym = material, apropos, germane, applicable; antonym = unconnected, unrelated, irrelevant

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    3) SAT Word Puzzle #1A -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the SAT test word puzzle, use the vocabulary word list and Latin or Greek word root Put your answers INSIDE the word puzzle. Move down to the next SAT test 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 SAT word puzzle.
    Clue: To solve the SAT test vocabulary word, use the definition, part of speech and Latin or Greek word root. The correct answers are in the SAT vocabulary word list.
    Vocabulary Word List: SAT vocabulary list:
    abstract, aesthetic, benevolent, capricious, complacent, conciliatory, devious, diligent, discernible, dogmatic, eccentric, fallacious, indifferent, inquisitive, meticulous, pertinent, plausible, reticent

    SAT Word Puzzle #1A -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  Without interest or concern; not caring; neutral (adjective)
    Root FER = carry, bear, bring

    2)  Self-satisfied; unconcerned; content to a fault (adjective)
    Root PLAC = please

    3)  Disposed to be quiet or not speak freely; reserved (adjective)
    Root TIC = be silent

    4)  Questioning; eager to learn; given to examination (adjective)
    Root QUIS = ask, seek

    5)  Constant and earnest in effort and application; persistent in doing something (adjective)
    Root LIG = gather, choose, pick

    6)  Taking or showing extreme care about minute details; painstaking; thorough (adjective)
    Root MET = fear

    Additional Information:


    Myvocabulary.com provides synonyms and antonyms for the 6 SAT vocabulary words above. Use them to help you solve the word puzzle activity.

    • SAT Word #1: synonym = unconcerned, insensitive, nonchalant; antonym = = caring, earnest
    • SAT Word #2: synonym = contented, satisfied, assured, smug; antonym = = worried, disturbed
    • SAT Word #3: synonym = reserved, closed-mouthed, taciturn, self-contained; antonym = forthcoming, talkative
    • SAT Word #4: synonym = curious, questioning, prying, investigating; antonym = ignoring, uninterested
    • SAT Word #5: synonym = attentive, earnest, careful, intense; antonym = lethargic, lazy, slothful
    • SAT Word #6: synonym = fussy, precise, fastidious, particular; antonym = careless, remiss, sloppy

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