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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) Money & Wealth Interactive Puzzle #1 -- MyVocabulary.com

    Directions: This Money & Wealth theme puzzles are for personal use only. At www.MyVocabulary.com, we encourage individual web participants, particularly students, teachers and families, to copy this vocabulary puzzle and enjoy the pursuit of their verbal development and improvement. Any commercial use of vocabulary word list at www.MyVocabulary.com is expressly prohibited unless requested and permission granted.
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    Clue: The Money & Wealth vocabulary word list includes the correct answers. There is an additional 571 "Money & Wealth" word list. In addition to this Interactive Word Puzzle, www.MyVocabulary.com also created a Fill-in-the-Blanks and a Definition Match puzzle with the same 12 words.
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    Vocabulary Word List: The Money & Wealth vocabulary list uses 12 words in Interactive word puzzles. The vocabulary list includes:
    COMMITMENT, CONTAINMENT, DEMARCATION, DEPLOYMENT, HEROISM, INVASION, MERITORIOUS, RECONNAISSANCE, RETALIATION, SORTIE, STRATEGY, VALIANT

    Money & Wealth Interactive Puzzle #1 -- MyVocabulary.com

    1)  The money a country uses; something that is used as money to pay for items (noun)
    Root CURR = run

    2)  A title, property or money received from someone when that person dies (noun)
    Root HERI = inherit

    3)  A special kind of picture produced by a laser and looks three-dimensional (noun)
    Root GRAM = a letter, written character

    4)  Producing money or wealth: profitable; moneymaking; remunerative (adjective
    Root LUCRA = make a profit

    5)  Person who collects or studies coins, medals or paper money (noun)
    Root NUMISM = coin

    6)  Wealth or riches; an abundance of comfortable and expensive resources or goods (noun)
    Root OPS = wealth, rave

    7)  A copy or imitation with the intent to deceive; not genuine; forged (adjective)
    Root COUNTER = against

    8)  Characterized by good fortune, success or wealth; favorable or propitious (adjective) Root PROSPER = make happy

    9)  Of or relating to something used as a way to pay for goods, services and pay for work people do (adjective)
    Root MONET = coin, mint

    10)  Total coins, notes, bills etc. in use as money; instance of moving, passing or distributing (noun)
    Root CIRC = circle

    11)  The value of a particular coin or bill (noun)
    Root NOMIN = name

    12)  Abundance of money, property and other material goods; a plentiful supply of wealth (noun)
    Root FLU = flow

    Additional Information:

    A list of 44 "money" words and phrases to impress your family and friends:

  • 22 Single words: doubloons, smackers, bucks, dough, wampum, shekels, jack, currency, long-green, scratch, moola, bullion, bread, hay, coppers, lucre, boodle, ducats, specie, greenbacks, tender, cold-hard-cash.
  • 11 Expressions about "Big Money": nest egg, barrel of money, piles of cash, wad of bills, bankroll, tons of dollars, sack of $, almighty dollar, money bags, fat-cat, worth a mint.
  • 11 Expressions about "Small Money": chicken feed, wooden nickel, small change, one thin dime, coffee $, pocket change, plugged nickel, peanuts, small potatoes, shoestring, couldn't get beans for it.

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    2) Money & Wealth Interactive Puzzle #2 -- MyVocabulary.com

    Directions: This Money & Wealth theme puzzles are for personal use only. At www.MyVocabulary.com, we encourage individual web participants, particularly students, teachers and families, to copy this vocabulary puzzle and enjoy the pursuit of their verbal development and improvement. Any commercial use of vocabulary word list at www.MyVocabulary.com is expressly prohibited unless requested and permission granted.
    Please send email to JanCook [at] myVocabulary.com to receive permission or use the Contact Us in the footer below.
    Clue: The Money & Wealth vocabulary word list includes the correct answers. There is an additional 571 "Money & Wealth" word list. In addition to this Interactive Word Puzzle, www.MyVocabulary.com also created a Fill-in-the-Blanks and a Definition Match puzzle with the same additional 6 words.
    We anticipate adding puzzles in the future that will include a Word Search, a Crossword, True or False, and Synonym or Antonym activity. You have permission to make a copy of the Money & Wealth vocabulary word list and puzzles for more study at home or in classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: The additional 6 vocabulary words for the Money & Wealth appear in the Interactive word puzzle below. The vocabulary list includes: COMFORTABLE, DESTITUTE, IMPOVERISHED, INDIGENT, SUCCESSFUL, WEALTH.

    Money & Wealth Interactive Puzzle #2 -- MyVocabulary.com

    1)  A large amount of money and valuable possessions, property, or other riches (noun)
    Root WELTH or WELA = satisfactory or pleasing (Old English)

    2)  Allowing a person relaxation and happiness; causing no worries, difficulty or uncertainty (adjective)
    Root FORT = strong

    3)  Having the correct or desired result; ending in achieving wealth, respect or fame (adjective)
    Root CESS = go, yield

    4)  Rendered poor; having used up the strength or richness of something (adjective)
    Root POV = poor

    5)  Extremely poor; without things that are needed or wanted (adjective)
    Root STIT = stand

    6)  Lacking food, clothing or other necessities of life because of poverty; needy (adjective)
    Root IG/EGE = need, lack

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