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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) Independence Day Vocabulary Puzzle: July 4th #1 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Independence Day: July 4th vocabulary puzzle use the Latin/Greek roots or word parts, the word definition, part of speech and the Independence Day: July 4th vocabulary puzzle word bank to put each answer on the Independence Day: July 4th vocabulary puzzle worksheet. Put your answers INSIDE the word box worksheet and move down to the next puzzle.

    When you hit "Submit", you will get back the correct Independence Day: July 4th vocabulary puzzle answers, the use of the vocabulary words in a sentence and the percentage score of correct answers.
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    Clue: The Latin/Greek roots or word parts, the word definition, the part of speech and the word bank will help you solve the answers for the Independence Day: July 4th vocabulary puzzle


    In addition to this Interactive Word Puzzle worksheet for the Independence Day: July 4th vocabulary puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Find, Crossword, Definition Match, and will have a True/False worksheet, Synonym/Antonym Encounter and will have a Concentration activity. A vocabulary word list of 302 July 4th/ Independence Day vocabulary words (for writing assignments and additional vocabulary study) is available from the pull down menu called "Vocabulary Word List" in the header above. It contains 370 Vocabulary Word Lists across the curriculum that you can also access from the homepage at www.myvocabulary.com. Some refer to fireworks, patriotism, holidays, summer celebrations etc.

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    Vocabulary Word List: 49 words for the Independence Day, July 4th, holiday/fireworks/patriotism vocabulary puzzle word bank:
    adventure, ancestors, anniversary, ardent, artillery, celebrate, citizenship, colony, commemorate, conspicuous, constitution, crescendo, declaration, decoration, detonation, ebullient, emotional, endure, explode, fabulous, festival, flag, forefathers, freedom, grandeur, heritage, holiday, immortality, inalienable, independence, legendary, memorial, parade, patriotism, perennial, picnic, plebiscite, preamble, preservation, proclamation, pyrotechnics, republic, revolutionary, sacrifices, secede, stunning, territory, tribute, visionary

    Independence Day Vocabulary Puzzle: July 4th #1 -- myVocabulary.com

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

    2)  A gradual increase in loudness (in a musical passage); steady increase in force or intensity; the peak (noun)
    Root CRESC = rise, grow

    3)  The art of making fireworks; a display of fireworks (noun)
    Root PYRO = fire

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

    5)  State of thinking or acting for oneself; not being influenced or controlled by others; not contingent on something else (noun)
    Root PEND = hang, pay

    6)  Not transferable to another; not capable of being repudiated (adjective)
    Root ALI = other

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    2) Independence Day Vocabulary Puzzle: July 4th #2 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Independence Day: July 4th vocabulary puzzle use the Latin/Greek roots or word parts, the word definition, part of speech and the Independence Day: July 4th vocabulary puzzle word bank to put each answer on the Independence Day: July 4th vocabulary puzzle worksheet. Put your answers INSIDE the word box worksheet and move down to the next puzzle.

    When you hit "Submit", you will get back the correct Independence Day: July 4th vocabulary puzzle answers, the use of the word in a sentence and the percentage score of correct answers.
    Clue: The Latin/Greek roots or word parts, the word definition, the part of speech and the word bank will help you solve the answers for the Independence Day: July 4th vocabulary puzzle

    In addition to this Interactive Word Puzzle worksheet for the Independence Day: July 4th vocabulary puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Find, Crossword, Definition Match, and will have a True/False worksheet, Synonym/Antonym Encounter and will have a Concentration activity. A vocabulary word list of 302 July 4th/ Independence Day words (for writing assignments and additional vocabulary study) is available from the pull down menu called "Vocabulary Word List" in the header above. It contains 370 Vocabulary Word Lists across the curriculum that you can also access from the homepage at www.myvocabulary.com. Some refer to fireworks, patriotism, holidays, summer celebrations etc.

    You have permission from www.myvocabulary.com to make a hard copy of the Independence Day: July 4th vocabulary puzzle for further vocabulary study at home or in the classroom.
    Vocabulary Word List: 49 vocabulary words for the Independence Day, July 4th, holiday/fireworks/patriotism vocabulary puzzle word bank:
    adventure, ancestors, anniversary, ardent, artillery, celebrate, citizenship, colony, commemorate, conspicuous, constitution, crescendo, declaration, decoration, detonation, ebullient, emotional, endure, explode, fabulous, festival, flag, forefathers, freedom, grandeur, heritage, holiday, immortality, inalienable, independence, legendary, memorial, parade, patriotism, perennial, picnic, plebiscite, preamble, preservation, proclamation, pyrotechnics, republic, revolutionary, sacrifices, secede, stunning, territory, tribute, visionary

    Independence Day Vocabulary Puzzle: July 4th #2 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  A public and official announcement; something that is declared in an open and ostentatious way (noun)
    Root CLAM = shout

    2)  Sudden, complete or radical change in something; pertaining to a complete and forcible overthrow (adjective)
    Root VOLU = roll, turn

    3)  A devoted love, support and defense of one's country; national loyalty (noun)
    Root PATR = father

    4)  A state in which the supreme power rests in the body of citizens entitled to vote; a place where the head of the government is not a monarch (noun)
    Root PUBLICUS = people

    5)  A group of people that leaves one's native country to form in a new settlement under the parent nation (noun)
    Root COL = cultivate, till

    6)  A way in which a thing is composed, set up, or established; a system of fundamental laws and principles that limits a government (noun)
    Root STIT = stand, set up

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