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  • Common Core alignment to a Themed Puzzles is to 3 key phrases: "Grade Level", "Particular Topic" and "Grade-Relevant Text or Subject Area". CCSS Alignment Strand for Specific Grades:
    CCSS Alignment Strand Numbers for Specific Grades:
    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
    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
    Particular Topic: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 4.6. 5.6, 6.6, 7.6, 8.6, 9-10.6, 11-12.6
    Grade & Subject-Relevant Text: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers:
    (Reading: Informational Text) RI.2.4, RI.3.4, RI.4.4. RI.5.4, RI.6.4, RI.7.4, RI.8.4, RI.9-10.4, RI.11-12.4
    (Reading: Literature) RL.2.4, RL.3.4, RL.4.4. RL.5.4, RL.6.4, RL.7.4, RL.8.4, RL.9-10.4, RL.11-12.4


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    1) Fire Safety & Prevention Vocabulary Puzzle # 2 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Fire Safety and Prevention vocabulary word puzzle, use the clues from the Latin root, the definition, part of speech and the Fire Safety and Prevention word list to solve the answers.
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    Get a Fire Safety Safety and Prevention vocabulary list of 526 related words for writing assignments and additional vocabulary study by clicking on the Vocabulary Word List in the top menu bar or blue quadrant on the home page at www.myvocabulary.com. Please also refer to the Vocabulary List of 660 Words in a variety of subjects on the homepage.
    Clue: When you use the clues from the Latin root, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Fire Safety and Prevention word list, you will solve the word puzzle!
    In addition to this Fire Safety word list and word puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword, Definition Match and Synonym or Antonym activity.

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    Vocabulary Word List: Fire Safety and Prevention vocabulary word list
    accelerant, combustion, detection, detonation, douse, enforcement, explode, extinguish, incendiary, inspection, preparation, protection, regulation, retardant, suppression, verification, vigilance, volunteer
    Fire Safety and Prevention vocabulary word list #2 NOT in these 3 vocabulary puzzles:
    apparatus, arsonist, asbestos, carelessness, chemicals, chimney, conflagration, drill, explosion, fireball, fire boat, firebreak, firebug, fireplace, fireplug, fireproof, fire drill, fire escape, fire house, fire station, flammable, fuel, heat, inferno, kindle, pyromania, quench, resistant, scorch, smolder

    Fire Safety & Prevention Vocabulary Puzzle # 2 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  To put out; to annihilate (verb)
    Root STINGU = put out, quench

    2)  Any substance serving or capable of slowing up or holding back a chemical reaction (noun)
    Root TARD = slow

    3)  The subduing or putting down by authority or force; the holding back; restraint (noun)
    Root PRESS/PEND = hang, weigh

    4)  The act of covering or shielding from injury or destruction (noun)
    Root TEG/TECT = cover

    5)  To plunge into water; to throw a liquid on; to drench; to put out (verb)
    Root DULCIS = sweet (from Latin but word is direct from Scottish via French)

    6)  One who enters into a service or offers to serve of his/her own free will (noun)
    Root VOLUS = wish, will

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    2) Fire Safety & Prevention Vocabulary Puzzle # 3 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Fire Safety and Prevention vocabulary word puzzle, use the clues from the Latin root, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Fire Safety and Prevention word list.

    Put your answers INSIDE the Fire Safety and Prevention boxes. Then, move down to the next word puzzle. When you hit Submit, you will get back the correct answers for Fire Safety and Prevention as well as the percentage score for correct answers.
    Get a Fire Safety and Prevention vocabulary list of 526 related words for writing assignments and additional vocabulary study by clicking on the Word List in the top menu bar or blue quadrant on the home page at www.myvocabulary.com. Please also refer to the Vocabulary Word listof 660 words in a variety of subjects on the homepage.
    Clue: In addition to this Fire Safety Interactive Word Puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword, Definition Match and Synonym or Antonym activity.

    You have permission from www.myvocabulary.com to make a hard copy of Fire Safety and Prevention vocabulary word puzzles for study at home or in classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: Fire Safety and Prevention vocabulary word list
    accelerant, combustion, detection, detonation, douse, enforcement, explode, extinguish, incendiary, inspection, preparation, protection, regulation, retardant, suppression, verification, vigilance, volunteer
    Fire Safety and Prevention vocabulary words #2 NOT in these 3 vocabulary puzzles:
    apparatus, arsonist, asbestos, carelessness, chemicals, chimney, conflagration, drill, explosion, fireball, fire boat, firebreak, firebug, fireplace, fireplug, fireproof, fire drill, fire escape, fire house, fire station, flammable, fuel, heat, inferno, kindle, pyromania, quench, resistant, scorch, smolder

    Fire Safety & Prevention Vocabulary Puzzle # 3 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  Alertness to avoid danger; watchfulness (noun)
    Root VIGIL = awake

    2)  The action or process of getting something ready or put together (noun)
    Root PARAT = prepare, set, stop

    3)  An authoritative rule dealing with details; a rule or order having the force of law (noun)
    Root REG = rule, govern

    4)  A close examination as for judging quality or condition; a checking or testing of an individual against established standards (noun)
    Root SPECT = watch, see, look, appear

    5)  Confirmation proved to be true or correct; a check or test for accuracy (noun)
    Root VER = true

    6)  Effective obedience; legal administration; strength (noun)
    Root FORT = strong

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    3) Fire Safety & Prevention Vocabulary Puzzle #1 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Fire Safety and Prevention vocabulary puzzle, look at the four vocabulary words in each puzzle worksheet. Use the clues from the Latin root, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Fire Safety and Prevention word list to solve the answers on the Fire Safety word puzzle.
    Put your answers INSIDE the Fire Safety and Prevention boxes. Then move down to the next word puzzle. When you hit Submit, you will get back the correct answers for Fire Safety and Prevention as well as the percentage score for correct answers.

    If you want a Fire Safety 2012 graphic, go to the image here: http://www.myvocabulary.com/Images/firesafety2012.jpg - the same image is below.


    Get a Fire Safety and Prevention vocabulary list of 526 related words for writing assignments and additional vocabulary study by clicking on the Vocabulary Word List in the top menu bar or blue quadrant on the home page at www.myvocabulary.com. Please also refer to the List of 660 Vocabulary Words in a variety of subjects on the homepage.
    Clue: When you use the clues from the Latin root, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Fire Safety and Prevention vocabulary word list, you will solve the word puzzle!

    In addition to this Interactive Puzzle for the 18 Fire Safety word list, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword, Definition Match and a Synonym or Antonym activity.
    You have permission from www.myvocabulary.com to make a hard copy of Fire Safety and Prevention vocabulary word puzzles at home or in classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: Fire Safety and Prevention vocabulary word list
    accelerant, combustion, detection, detonation, douse, enforcement, explode, extinguish, incendiary, inspection, preparation, protection, regulation, retardant, suppression, verification, vigilance, volunteer
    Fire Safety and Prevention vocabulary word list #2 NOT in these 3 vocabulary word puzzles:
    apparatus, arsonist, asbestos, carelessness, chemicals, chimney, conflagration, drill, explosion, fireball, fire boat, firebreak, firebug, fireplace, fireplug, fireproof, fire drill, fire escape, fire house, fire station, flammable, fuel, heat, inferno, kindle, pyromania, quench, resistant, scorch, smolder

    Fire Safety & Prevention Vocabulary Puzzle #1 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  An explosion; the act of exploding or causing to explode with sudden violence (noun)
    Root TON = thunder, tone

    2)  The act of discovering or noticing the existence or presence of; the state of being discovered (noun)
    Root TEG/TECT = to cover

    3)  Used or adapted for setting property on fire (adjective)
    Root CAND/CEND = to shine, be hot

    4)  To erupt energetically; to burst violently; to expand with a force and noise through rapid chemical change, as gunpowder (verb)
    Root PLAUD/PLOD = clap, applaud

    5)  A hastening of an ordinary process or swift development; a speeding up of (noun)
    Root CELER = quick, swift,

    6)  The process of burning; a chemical process with the evolution of heat and light (noun)
    Rot USTUS = to burn

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