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  • 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) Cinco de Mayo Fill-in-the-Blanks #1 --

    To solve the Cinco de Mayo word puzzle, put a single answer in each fill-in-the-blanks sentence. The correct vocabulary answers are in the Cinco de Mayo vocabulary list.
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    The Cinco de Mayo word list includes 8 answers. In addition to this Cinco de Mayo Fill-in-the-blanks, also features a free Interactive Word Puzzle, Word Search, Crossword and Definition Match activity.
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    Vocabulary Word List:
    Cinco de Mayo vocabulary list:
    Cantina, Conquistador, Fiesta, Mariachi, Palomino, Poncho, Sombrero, Tortilla

    Cinco de Mayo Fill-in-the-Blanks #1 --

    1)  Maria made a colorful skirt for the that would take place in the center of the village.
    2)  Jose was grateful he wore his because the brim shaded his eyes from the hot sun.
    3)  Carlos and Pedros enjoyed the food at the local in the plaza and often met friends there.
    4)  Helena liked to read about history and was especially interested in that who was especially brave and victorious.
    5)  Tomas and Margarita planned to have a with at least ten instruments.
    6)  Julianna exercised many horses every day but the was the easiest to ride.
    7)  When Manuel got hungry, he looked forward to eating a , maybe even two, for his meal.
    8)  Ricardo often wore his multi-colored as protection against the chill from the winds in the mountains.