• The Fill-in-the Blank puzzle is 1 of 8 vocabulary activities and word puzzles using Greek and Latin word roots with the same grade level words.
  • Use the word list to choose the correct word in context. Email your answers to friends, family and teachers.
  • For subject and calendar topics, refer to the Word List in the header to see the complete vocabulary word list for this topic.
  • Common Core alignment to a Fill-in-the-Blank puzzle is to the key phrase "Context".
    CCSS Alignment Strand Numbers for Specific Grades:
    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) Back-to-School Fill-in-the-Blanks --

    To solve the Back-to-School word puzzle, put a single answer in each fill-in-the-blanks sentence. The correct vocabulary answers are in the Back-to-School vocabulary list.
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    Vocabulary Word List:
    Back-to-School vocabulary list:
    academic, apprehension, aptitude, competitive, curriculum, journal, matriculate, maturity, sophomore, stimulation, studious, wisdom

    Back-to-School Fill-in-the-Blanks --

    1)  Having completed her senior year, Ellie will as a freshman at Northwestern in the fall.
    2)  Ben thrives in an environment because he actually likes to study.
    3)  The French teacher in room 22 especially appreciates the approach and superior grades that Amanda continues to demonstrate.
    4)  Joe expects that the at the elite private school will be a big challenge.
    5)  Jake despairs of getting accepted at his first choice, a very college in the East.
    6)  From an early childhood, Trey has shown an for mechanical gadgets.
    7)  Even well-prepared students feel some as final exams approach.
    8)  Sam has to write in his every week as part of an English assignment.
    9)  As a result of myriad experiences, Laurie had gained beyond her years.
    10)  As a Lou earned excellent grades and, as a junior, honors classes.
    11)  The promise of a weekend without homework provided enough for Brad to complete his essay early.
    12)  Almost every teacher strongly believes that education enhances at any age.