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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) Health and Fitness Vocabulary Word Puzzle #1 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Health and Fitness vocabulary puzzle use the Latin root, the word definition, part of speech and the Health vocabulary word list. Put your answers INSIDE the word box and move down to the next puzzle.

    When you hit Submit, you will get back the correct Health and Fitness vocabulary puzzle answers, the use of the word in a sentence and the percentage score of correct answers.

    Lesson Plan Ideas:
    # 1. Discuss food groups/diet and how they affect behavior.
    # 2. What are some of the consequences of drugs, alcohol or tobacco to one's health?
    # 3. Give examples of ways that families, peers, colleagues and friends help one's mental health.
    Clue: In addition to this interactive Health and Fitness vocabulary word puzzle www.myvocabulary.com also offers a Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword, Definition Match, True or False and Synonym or Antonym activity. A Health and Fitness vocabulary list of 465 words is available from the pull down menu called Word List in the header above.

    Www.myvocabulary.com also has aNutrition vocabulary list of 166 words. Please also see 635 Word Listson the homepage.

    You have permission to make a hard copy for the Health and Fitness vocabulary puzzle and for further word study at home or in the classroom.
    Vocabulary Word List: Health and Fitness vocabulary list:
    calories, cholesterol, commitment, confusion, continuance, dedication, determination, discipline, electrolytes, endurance, fitness, forbearance, hesitation, indecision, indolence, metabolism, method, negligence, nutrition, perseverance, persistence, proteins, resolution, steadfastness, tiredness, vitamins

    Health and Fitness Vocabulary Word Puzzle #1 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  Various organic nutrient elements and compounds needed in very small quantities for health (plural noun)
    Root is VIT = life

    2)  Necessary nutriment materials, composed of amino acids, considered as a food source (plural noun)
    Root is PROTO = first, primary

    3)  Dietary components (sodium, potassium and chloride) essential to fluid retention, nerve impulse transmission and digestion (plural noun)
    Root is LYTOS = loosen

    4)  The study or science of dietary requirements for proper health and development (noun)
    Root is NUTR = nourish, feed

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    2) Health and Fitness Vocabulary Word Puzzle #2 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Health and Fitness vocabulary puzzle use the Latin root, the word definition, part of speech and the Health word list. Put your answers INSIDE the word box and move down to the next puzzle.

    When you hit Submit, you will get back the Health and Fitness vocabulary puzzle answers, the use of the word in a sentence and the percentage score of correct answers. Please use Lesson Plan Ideas above puzzle #1 for the Health and Fitness vocabulary word puzzle.
    Clue: In addition to this Health and Fitness vocabulary list, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword, Definition Match, True or False and Synonym or Antonym activity. A complete Health and Fitness vocabulary list of 465 words is available from the pull down menu called Word List in the header above.

    Www.myvocabulary.com also includes aNutrition vocabulary list of 166 words. Please also see Exercise and Sports Word Lists accessible from the homepage.

    You have permission to make a copy of the Health and Fitness vocabulary for more study at home or in classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: Health and Fitness vocabulary list:
    calories, cholesterol, commitment, confusion, continuance, dedication, determination, discipline,electrolytes, endurance, fitness, forebear, hesitation, indecision, indolence, metabolism, method, negligence, nutrition, perseverance, persistence, proteins, resolution, steadfastness, tiredness, vitamins

    Health and Fitness Vocabulary Word Puzzle #2 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  Measurement of heat energy provided by a quantity of food (plural noun)
    Root CALOR = heat

    2)  Maintenance and improvement of health through exercise and proper diet (noun)
    Root FITJA - knit, tie ends of thread (Norwegian)

    3)  Fatty substance found in foodstuffs or formed by the body itself that coats and restricts arteries (noun)
    Root STEREOS = solid, stiff

    4)  Basic rate at which the body expends energy to maintain itself in a resting state (noun)
    Root META (prefix) = after, change, beyond

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