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  • Common Core alignment to a Definition Match puzzle is to the key phrase "Precise Meaning".
    CCSS Alignment Strand Numbers for Specific Grades:
    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
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    Character Good Traits, Grades 3-5 Definition Match -- myvocabulary.com

    Directions: In the Character Good Traits DEFINITION MATCH, grades 3-5, match the Character Good Traits vocabulary word list with an appropriate definition.
    Character Good Traits includes the Latin roots and their meanings: GEN = kind, race, GRAT = thankful, pleasing PAT = suffer, feel, PEND = hang, weigh, SENS = feel, think, SID = sit, settle, SPECT = look, see, SPONS = promise, answer STA = stand, TERM = boundary, end, limit.

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    Clue: In addition to the Character Good Traits vocabulary word list, www.myvocabulary.com also provides a Fill-in-the-Blank word activity, an Interactive Word Puzzle with Latin roots and a True or False activity.
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    Word List
     
    1) generous
    2) respectful
    3) dependable
    4) grateful
    5) patience
    6) consider
    7) determined
    8) understanding
    9) responsible
    10) sensitive
    Definition List
     
    A)  to think over carefully; to treat in a kind, thoughtful way; to believe (verb, Latin root SID)
    B)  trustworthy, reliable (adj., Latin root PEND)
    C)  not weak or uncertain: firm; free from doubt about doing something (adj., Latin root TERM)
    D)  freely giving or sharing; providing more than enough of what is needed: abundant (adj., Latin root GEN)
    E)  feeling or showing thanks; providing pleasure or comfort (adj., Latin root GRAT)
    F)  the ability to remain calm when dealing with a difficult or annoying situation, task or person (noun, Latin root PAT)
    G)  regarding someone or something in high or special esteem; showing courtesy (adj., Latin root SPECT)
    H)  getting the credit or blame for acts or decisions (adj., Latin root SPON)
    I)  easily or strongly affected, impressed or hurt; understanding of the feelings of others (adj., Latin root SENS)
    J)  ability to get the meaning of and judge: an agreement of opinion or feeling; a willingness to show kind or favorable feeling toward others (adj., Latin root STA)

    Character Good Traits, Grades Grades 6-8 Definition Match -- myvocabulary.com

    Directions: In the Character Good Traits, grades 6-8 DEFINITION MATCH, match the Character Good Traits vocabulary word list with an appropriate definition.
    Character Good Traits includes the Latin roots and their meanings: CER = separate, observe; LIA = tie, bind, hold; MITT = send, throw; MUNI = official duties; OPER = work; PATH = feel, suffer; PUNCT = prick or point; SCI = know; TENT = stretch, reach; VIR = man.

    When you hit Submit, you will get back the correct definition match answers, a percentage score for correct answers and a sentence.
    Clue: In addition to the Character Good Traits, grades 6-8 vocabulary word list, www.myvocabulary.com also provides a Fill-in-the-Blank, an Interactive Word Puzzle with Latin roots and a True or False activity.
    You have permission to print Character Good Traits word puzzles for study at home or in classes.
    Word List
     
    1) sympathetic
    2) cooperative
    3) reliable
    4) punctual
    5) commitment
    6) communicative
    7) virtue
    8) attentive
    9) sincerity
    10) conscientious
    Definition List
     
    A)  Being alert and giving concentration to something or someone; very thoughtful about the needs of others (adjective, Latin root TENT)
    B)  A pledge to do a particular thing (noun, Latin root MITT)
    C)  Exchanging information; making known by conversation (adjective, Latin root MUNI)
    D)  Guided by or agreeing with a sense of doing what is right; using or done with care (adjective, Latin root SCI)
    E)  Willing to work with others; relating to an organization owned by and operated for the benefit of people who use its services (adjective, Latin root OPER)
    F)  Arriving or acting at the right time: not late (adjective, Latin root PUNCT)
    G)  Be trusted or counted upon; dependable (adjective, Latin root LIA)
    H)  Freedom from fraud or deception: honesty (noun, Latin root CER)
    I)  Feeling or showing care or understanding; feeling favorable (adjective, Latin root PATH)
    J)  Morally good behavior or character; a good or desirable quality; the good result that comes from something done (noun, Latin root VIR)