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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) Holocaust Vocabulary Puzzle #1 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Holocaust vocabulary puzzle use the Latin root, the word definition, part of speech and the vocabulary list. Put your answers INSIDE the interactive word box. Then, move down to the next Holocaust word puzzle.
    When you hit "Submit", you will get back the correct answers for Holocaust, the use of the vocabulary word in a sentence and the percentage score of correct answers.
    Clue: The Latin root, the vocabulary definition and the Holocaust word list will help you solve the puzzle. In addition to using Holocaust vocabulary in an Interactive Puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword and Definition Match activity.

    The complete Holocaust vocabulary list of 322 words is located at the pull down menu called Word List in the header above. Please also see the homepage for 415 Word Lists on a variety of subjects.

    You have permission to make a hard copy of Holocaust vocabulary puzzles for more vocabulary study at home or in classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: Holocaust vocabulary list:
    Atrocities, Collaboration, Confrontation, Deception, Detention, Discrimination, Experiment, Extermination, Genocide, Obsession, Persecution, Prejudice, Reprisal, Resistance, Synagogue, Xenophobia

    Holocaust Vocabulary Puzzle #1 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  An extremely wicked, brutal or cruel act, object or situation (noun)
    Root ATROC = cruel

    2)  Cooperation with or assistance to an enemy force occupying one's country (noun)
    Root LABOR = work

    3)  Meeting especially in challenge; opposition; a bringing face-to-face (noun)
    Root FRONT = forehead, face

    4)  Deliberate cheating or misleading; imposition of a false idea or belief (noun)
    Root CEPT = take, seize, hold

    5)  Act of holding or keeping in as if in custody: confinement; state of restraining (noun)
    Root TEN = hold, keep

    6)  Unjust distinction or differentiation made by a person or group compared to another (noun)
    Root CRIM = distinguish

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    2) Holocaust Vocabulary Puzzle #2 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Holocaust vocabulary puzzle use the Latin root, the word definition, part of speech and the vocabulary list. Put your answers INSIDE the interactive word box. Then, move down to the next Holocaust word puzzle.
    When you hit "Submit", you will get back the correct answers for Holocaust #2, the use of the vocabulary word in a sentence and the percentage score of correct answers.
    Clue: The Latin root, the vocabulary definition and the Holocaust word list will help you solve the puzzle. In addition to using Holocaust vocabulary in an Interactive Puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword and Definition Match activity.

    The complete Holocaust vocabulary list of 322 words is located at the pull down menu called Word List in the header above. Please also see the homepage for 415 Word Lists on a variety of subjects.

    You have permission to make a hard copy of Holocaust vocabulary puzzles for more vocabulary study at home or in classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: Holocaust vocabulary list:
    Atrocities, Collaboration, Confrontation, Deception, Detention, Discrimination, Experiment, Extermination, Genocide, Obsession, Persecution, Prejudice, Reprisal, Resistance, Synagogue, Xenophobia

    Holocaust Vocabulary Puzzle #2 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  A test; a tentative procedure or policy; an operation carried out under controlled conditions (noun)
    Root PERI = try

    2)  Utter destruction; annihilation (noun)
    Root TERMIN = bound, end, limit

    3)  The deliberate and systematic destruction of a racial, political or cultural group (noun)
    Root CIDE = kill, cut, slay

    4)  A prolonged and disturbed concern with an unreasonable thought, emotion or impulse (noun)
    Root SESS = sit

    5)  Act or practice of harassing in a manner to injure, suffer or afflict (noun)
    Root SECU = follow

    6)  An irrational attitude of hostility against a person, group or race; injury resulting from an unfair judgment or action; a dislike without grounds (noun)
    Root JUDIC = judge, judgment

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    3) Holocaust Vocabulary Puzzle #3 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Holocaust vocabulary puzzle use the Latin root, the word definition, part of speech and the vocabulary list. Put your answers INSIDE the interactive word box. Then, move down to the next Holocaust word puzzle.
    When you hit "Submit", you will get back the correct answers for Holocaust #2, the use of the vocabulary word in a sentence and the percentage score of correct answers.
    Clue: The Latin root, the vocabulary definition and the Holocaust word list will help you solve the puzzle. In addition to using Holocaust vocabulary in an Interactive Puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword and Definition Match activity.

    The complete Holocaust vocabulary list of 322 words is located at the pull down menu called Word List in the header above. Please also see the homepage for 415 Word Lists on a variety of subjects.

    You have permission to make a hard copy of Holocaust vocabulary puzzles for more vocabulary study at home or in classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: Holocaust vocabulary list:
    Atrocities, Collaboration, Confrontation, Deception, Detention, Discrimination, Experiment, Extermination, Genocide, Obsession, Persecution, Prejudice, Reprisal, Resistance, Synagogue, Xenophobia

    Holocaust Vocabulary Puzzle #3 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  Use of force short of war in retaliation; the getting even (noun)
    Root PREHENS = take, grasp, seize

    2)  Opposition to withstand the force or effect of; an act of exerting oneself to oppose (noun)
    Root SIST = to cause to stand

    3)  A Jewish congregation, house of worship or communal center (noun)
    Root AGOG = leading, bringing

    4)  Fear or hatred of strangers or foreigners or of anything that is unfamiliar (noun)
    Root XENO = stranger

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