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  • The Subject and Calendar-related puzzles are supplementary curriculum resources featuring vocabulary activities and word puzzles. Also included are over 660 additional subject-related word lists.
  • Use the provided Greek and Latin word roots in the over 90 subject word puzzles to decode word meaning and select the correct answer. Email your answers to friends, family and teachers.
  • 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) Football Vocabulary Word Puzzle #1 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: Type in your 8 Football vocabulary answers (4 in each puzzle) in the boxes INSIDE the colored images. Use the clues from the Latin roots or word parts, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Football vocabulary word list to solve the answers.

    When you click on the submit button at the bottom of this page, you will get immediate feedback with both the correct answers for the Football vocabulary word puzzle, the use of the words in context, a comment and percentage score of correct answers.

    There are another 6 Football vocabulary words in the Synonym or Antonym word puzzle activity available on the homepage of www.myvocabulary.com.
    To get a Football vocabulary list, go to the top menu bar or blue quadrant on the home page at www.myvocabulary.com. You will also see a Word List of 420 vocabulary words in a variety of subjects about sports, basketball, baseball, fitness, exercise, health, soccer etc.
    Clue: When you use the clues from the Latin roots or word parts, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Football vocabulary word list you will solve the word puzzle.
    In addition to this 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 paper copy of Football vocabulary puzzles for further word study at home or in the classroom.
    Vocabulary Word List:
    Football vocabulary word list:
    Concede, Demolish, Dominate, Expansion, Failure, Formidable, Intercept, Intercollegiate, Interrupt, Interference, Overcome, Prediction, Surrender, Trounce

    Football Vocabulary Word Puzzle #1 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  To control or rule over (verb)
    Root DOMIN = be master

    2)  Process of increasing in size, extent or volume (noun)
    Root PANS-PAND = spread out

    3)  Act of declaring or telling in advance; foretell the future (noun)
    Root DICT = speak

    4)  Causing fear or apprehension; forceful; powerful (adjective)
    Root FORMID = fear, terror

    Additional Information:



    Per Common Core Standards (ELA-Literacy.L.2.5b, and higher grades to 10th), distinguish shades of meaning among closely related verbs and closely related adjectives.


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    2) Football Vocabulary Word Puzzle #2 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: Type in your 8 Football vocabulary word puzzle answers (4 in each puzzle) in the boxes INSIDE the colored images. Use the clues from the Latin roots or word parts, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Football vocabulary puzzle word list to solve answers on the word puzzlet.

    When you click on the submit button at the bottom of this page, you will get immediate feedback with the correct answers for Football vocabulary word puzzle, the use of words in context, a comment and percentage score of correct answers.

    There is another Football vocabulary word lisy in the Synonym or Antonym puzzle activity available on the homepage of www.myvocabulary.com.
    To get a Football vocabulary list of 269 words, go to the top menu bar or blue quadrant on the home page. You will also see on the pull down menu bar a Word List of 420 subjects about sports, basketball, baseball, fitness, exercise, health, soccer etc.
    Clue: When you use the clues from the Latin roots or word parts, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Football vocabulary word puzzle list, you will solve the puzzle!
    In addition to this Interactive Football 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 paper copy of Football vocabulary puzzles for further word study at home or in classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: Football vocabulary word List
    Concede, Demolish, Dominate, Expansion, Failure, Formidable, Intercept, Intercollegiate, Interrupt, Interference, Overcome, Prediction, Surrender, Trounce

    Football Vocabulary Word Puzzle #2 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  Act of coming into opposition or collision so as to obstruct someone (noun)
    Root FER = to strike

    2)  Taking place between different colleges (adjective)
    Root LEG-LECT = to gather, choose

    3)  To cause or make a break in the continuity of; to obstruct (verb)
    Root RUPT = to break

    4)  To cut off from an intended destination; to take something (verb)
    Root CEPT-CAP-CAPT = to seize, take, hold

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