• The Word Search Puzzle is 1 of 8 root word puzzles and vocabulary activities.
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  • Common Core alignment to a Word Search puzzle is to two key phrases:
    "Grade Level" and "Spell Correctly." CCSS Alignment Strand Numbers for Specific Grades:
    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
    Spell Correctly: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: L.2.2d+e, L.3.2e+f, L.4.2d, L.5.2d, L.6.2b, L.7.2b, L.8.2c, L.9-10.2c, L.11-12.2b
  • 1) Football Word Search --

    The Football word list for the Word Search Puzzle is given alphabetically. The 22 vocabulary words come from the 269 Football word list. See also Sports, Competition, and Fitness word lists that you can access from the top menu bar on the homepage named Word List.
    The Football Word List:
  • concede, defense, demolish, dominate, expansion, failure, formidable, frantic, intercept, intercollegiate, interference, interrupt, official, opponent, overcome, overtime, prediction, receiver, sack, surrender, touchdown, trounce

  • Vocabulary words can use common letters. Words can go in horizontally, vertically or diagonally AND forward or backward. Enjoy the search!
    In addition to this Word Search exercise for Football, also features a free Interactive Puzzle, Fill-in-the-Blanks, Crossword, Definition Match and will have a Synonym/Antonym Encounter and a Concentration activity.

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