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  • 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) Lincoln Vocabulary Puzzle #1 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Lincoln vocabulary puzzle use the Latin root, the word definition, part of speech and the Abraham Lincoln vocabulary puzzle word list. Put your answers INSIDE the boxes. Then, move down to the next Lincoln vocabulary word puzzle.

    When you hit Submit, you will get back the answers, the use of the vocabulary words in a sentence and the percentage score for correct answers.
    Clue: The Latin root, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Lincoln vocabulary word list will help you solve the word puzzle. In addition, please also use vocabulary lists of 435 words across the curriculum available on this homepage.

    These Vocabulary lists are helpful for writing assignments and additional vocabulary study. They are located on the pull down menu called Word List in the header above.


    Www.myvocabulary.com also offers an Lincoln vocabulary Fill-in-the-Blanks, Crossword and a Definition Match.

    See also a Character and Leadership vocabulary list.

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    Vocabulary Word List: Lincoln vocabulary word list:
    assassination, audacious, blockade, caring, character, charisma, citizenship, confederation, confidence, conspirator, cooperation, courageous, debate, dedication, discipline, education, empathy, equality, ethical, fairness, honesty, insightful, inspirational, integrity, kindness, legacy, liberation, loyalty, Mt. Rushmore, orator, patience, patriotism, perseverance, preserve, proclamation, punctuality, reconstruction, reliance, repudiate, resourceful, respect, responsibility, secession, segregation, sympathizer, teamwork, tolerance, tribute, trustworthy, visionary

    Lincoln Vocabulary Puzzle #1 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  The act of dividing from, cutting off or setting apart; isolation; a requirement of separation, often with force (noun)
    Root GREG = herd, group

    2)  The state or quality of having the same measure, quantity, amount, or number as another (noun)
    Root EQU = equal, same

    3)  To take part in a verbal discussion; to engage in formal argument with opposing positions (verb)
    Root BAT = beat

    4)  A formal withdrawal; (Cap.) the withdrawal of the 11 southern states from the Union at the start of the Civil War (noun)
    Root CESS/CED = go, yield

    5)  An alliance or league; (Cap.) the alliance of the Confederate States of America (noun)
    Root FEDER = treaty, league

    6)  Someone who reacts or responds in distress, suffering or grief; a person given to compassion and sensitivity to others (noun)
    Root PATH = feel, suffer

    7)  Someone who agrees secretly to do an unlawful act or uses means to accomplish a lawful end (noun)
    Root SPIR = breathe

    8)  The isolation of an area by means of troops or warships to prevent passage of persons or supplies in or out (noun)
    Root BLOC/BLOK = block (from French/Dutch)

    9)  To separate formally from; to refuse to have anything to do with:disown; to refuse to accept (verb)
    Root PUD = feel shame

    10)  Characterized by having unusually keen foresight or imagination (adjective)
    Root VIS-VID = see

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

    Directions: To solve the Lincoln vocabulary puzzle use the Latin root, the vocabulary word definition, part of speech and the Abraham Lincoln vocabulary puzzle word list Put your answers INSIDE the vocabulary word boxes. Then, move down to the next Lincoln vocabulary puzzle.

    When you hit Submit, you will get back the answers, the use of the words in a sentence and the percentage score for correct answers.
    Clue: In addition to this Lincoln vocabulary word puzzle, please also use 435 vocabulary word lists across the curriculum. These vocabulary lists are helpful for writing assignments and additional vocabulary study. They are located on the pull down menu called Word Lists in the header above.

    Www.myvocabulary.com also offers an Lincoln vocabulary Fill-in-the-Blanks, Crossword and a Definition Match activity. Please use an Abraham Lincoln vocabulary list of 393 words and a Character and Leadership vocabulary list.

    You have permission from to make a copy of the Lincoln vocabulary puzzle for more vocabulary study at home or in classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: Lincoln vocabulary word list:
    assassination, audacious, blockade, caring, character, charisma, citizenship, confederation, confidence, conspirator, cooperation, courageous, debate, dedication, discipline, education, empathy, equality, ethical, fairness, honesty, insightful, inspirational, integrity, kindness, legacy, liberation, loyalty, Mt. Rushmore, orator, patience, patriotism, perseverance, preserve, proclamation, punctuality, reconstruction, reliance, repudiate, resourceful, respect, responsibility, secession, segregation, sympathizer, teamwork, tolerance, tribute, trustworthy, visionary

    Lincoln Vocabulary Puzzle #2 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  Something that has come from an ancestor or predecessor or the past; something left to a person by will: inheritance (noun)
    Root LEG = appoint, send, bring

    2)  Uncompromising adherence to right moral and ethical conduct or principles; honesty (noun)
    Root TEG = touch

    3)  An official or public announcement; an oral or written declaration (noun)
    Root CLAM = call out, declare

    4)  Someone noted for skill and power in effective public speaking (noun)
    Root ORAT = pray, address, call

    5)  The state or practice of people being held in servitude as the property of another; the practice of owning people (noun)
    Root SLAV = human chattel

    6)  Freedom from bondage or restraint; the condition of being free (noun)
    Root LIBER = free

    7)  To keep safe from harm or destruction: protect; to keep alive or intact: maintain (verb)
    Root SERV = keep, guard, watch over, protect

    8)  The state of something rebuilt; (Cap) The reorganization and reestablishment of the seceded states in the Union after the American Civil War (noun)
    Root STRUCT = build, arrange

    9)  A fair attitude, sympathy or indulgence towards those whose race, religion, nationality or beliefs differ from one\'s own (noun)
    Root TOL = to bear, sustain

    10)  Murder, especially of a prominent person; the killing of a politically important person (noun)
    Root HASHISH = hemp (Muslim word from 11th-13th century)

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