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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 Test Word Puzzle #9-A -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the SAT test prep 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 prep 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 prep 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 test prep vocabulary list:
    Aficionado, Alchemy, Ambient, Avatar, Bourgeois, Chaparral, Cognoscente, Connoisseur, Dilettante, Imbroglio, Juggernaut, Junta, Malaise, Nirvana, Peccadillo, Raconteur, Vignette, Virtuoso

    SAT Test Word Puzzle #9-A -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  An intricate or complicated situation; painful or embarrassing misunderstanding; a confused mass (noun)
    Italian root imbrogliare = embroil

    2)  Someone who takes up an art, activity or subject merely for amusement or a pastime; dabbler (noun)
    Italian root dilettare = to delight

    3)  One skilled in the fine arts; one who excels in the technique of an art, especially a highly skilled musical performer (noun)
    Directly from the Italian word meaning skilled

    4)  A connoisseur; a person of special knowledge in some field, esp. the fine arts (noun)
    Italian word with Greek root GNO = know

    5)  An embodiment or personification, as a principle, attitude or view of life; an incarnation of a Hindu god (noun)
    Sanskrit roots AVA = down + TARATI = (he) crosses over

    6)  Massive inexorable force or object that crushes anything in its path; anything that exacts blind devotion or terrible sacrifice; relentless, destructive, irresistible force (noun)
    Hindu word JAGANNATH = lord of the world; roots are JAGAT=world + NATHA = lord

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

  • SAT Word #1: synonym = entanglement; antonym = clarity
  • SAT Word #2: synonym = amateur antonym = professional
  • SAT Word #3: synonym = maestro; antonym = novice
  • SAT Word #4: synonym = authority; antonym = generalist
  • SAT Word #5: synonym = image; antonym = human being
  • SAT Word #6: synonym = spiritedness; antonym= insipidness

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    2) SAT Test Word Puzzle #9-B -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the SAT test prep 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 prep 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 prep 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 test prep vocabulary list:
    Aficionado, Alchemy, Ambient, Avatar, Bourgeois, Chaparral, Cognoscente, Connoisseur, Dilettante, Imbroglio, Juggernaut, Junta, Malaise, Nirvana, Peccadillo, Raconteur, Vignette, Virtuoso

    SAT Test Word Puzzle #9-B -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  Power or process of transforming something common into something precious (noun)
    Arabic word with root KIMIYA = black land

    2)  Any place or condition of great peace and bliss; the final beatitude reached by the extinction of desire (Hinduism, Buddhism); place or state of oblivion to care, pain or external reality (noun)
    Directly from the Sanskrit word meaning "act of extinguishing"

    3)  A slight offense or fault; a minor sin (noun)
    Spanish root PECADO = sin

    4)  A dense impenetrable thicket of shrubs, thorny bushes (noun)
    Spanish root PARRO = dwarf evergreen oak

    5)  An ardent devotee; a fan; a person who is very enthusiastic about a sport or hobby (noun)
    Spanish root AFICIONAR = to be devoted to, to like

    6)  A council or committee for political or governmental purposes esp. after a revolutionary seizure of power; an assembly or council, esp. a Spanish or Latin American legislative or administrative body (noun)
    Spanish root JUNTO = joined

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

  • SAT Word #1: synonym = sorcery; antonym = pragmatism
  • SAT Word #2: synonym = heaven; antonym = perdition
  • SAT Word #3: synonym = adherent; antonym = opposer
  • SAT Word #4: synonym = tumbleweed; antonym = cut grass
  • SAT Word #5: synonym = transgression; antonym = honor
  • SAT Word #6: synonym = posse; antonym= dictator

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    3) SAT Test Word Puzzle #9-C -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the SAT test prep 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 prep 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 prep 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 test prep vocabulary list:
    Aficionado, Alchemy, Ambiance, Avatar, Bourgeois, Chaparral, Cognoscente, Connoisseur, Dilettante, Imbroglio, Juggernaut, Junta, Malaise, Nirvana, Peccadillo, Raconteur, Vignette, Virtuoso

    SAT Test Word Puzzle #9-C -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  Person skilled at telling stories or anecdotes or someone who excels in telling them (noun)
    Directly from the French word meaning "tell, recount"

    2)  A vague feeling of physical discomfort, uneasiness or mental disorder (noun)
    Directly from the French word meaning "discomfort" and Latin root MAL = bad

    3)  An environment or its distinct atmosphere; a feeling or mood associated with a particular place, person or thing (noun)
    Directly from the French word meaning "surrounding" and Latin AMBI = around, both

    4)  Relating to or characteristic of town dwellers or of the middle class; marked by concern for material interests and leaning towards mediocrity (adjective)
    Directly from the French word and French root BOURG = town

    5)  A person qualified to act as a judge involving taste and appreciation; expert (noun)
    Directly from the French word and Greek root GNO-NOSC = know

    6)  A small decorative design or picture at the beginning or end of a chapter; a brief word picture; sketch or short literary sketch (scene in a play, film etc.) (noun)
    Directly from the French word and French root VIGNE = vine

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

  • SAT Word #1: synonym = narrator; antonym = reporter
  • SAT Word #2: synonym = distress; antonym = healthiness
  • SAT Word #3: synonym = milieu; antonym = wide-openness
  • SAT Word #4: synonym = plebeian; antonym = affluent
  • SAT Word #5: synonym = specialist; antonym = ignoramus
  • SAT Word #6: synonym = abstract; antonym = document

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