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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) Olympic Sports Vocabulary Word Puzzle - Athletic Preparation -- myvocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Olympic Sports word puzzle use the Latin roots or word parts, definition, part of speech and the Olympic Sports vocabulary word list.

    Type answers (8 in each vocabulary puzzle) INSIDE the colored images.

    When you click on the submit button at the bottom of this page, you will get immediate feedback for the Olympic Sports vocabulary with correct answers, use of Olympics word list in context and percentage score of correct answers.

    Get the Olympic Sports vocabulary word list by clicking on the 560 Word Lists in the top menu bar on the home page. Features align with Common Core Standards.
    Clue: In addition to this Olympic word puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a second Olympic Sports vocabulary Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword and Definition Match activity.

    Click on the 560 Word Lists in the top menu bar on the home page for other sports vocabulary word lists such as sports, competition, character, exercise, fitness etc.

    You have permission to make a hard copy of the Olympic Sports vocabulary word puzzle at home or in classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: Olympic Sports Athletics word list:
    Ambiguous, Celebration, Colleague, Commitment, Competitors, Controversy, Dedication, Defeated, Determination, Disagreement, Discipline, Endurance, Exact, Extravaganza, Exuberance, Gold Metal, Harmony, Inspire, Irritate, Morose, Motivate, Opponent, Pageantry, Perseverance, Persistence, Precise, Privacy, Spectacle, Triumphant, Victorious

    Olympic Sports Vocabulary Word Puzzle - Athletic Preparation -- myvocabulary.com

    1)  Act of pledging or engaging oneself to perform or participate (noun)
    Root MITT = send, throw, give over

    2)  Great firmness in carrying out a purpose; having a fixed direction toward some object of end (noun)
    Root TERMIN = end, boundary, limit

    3)  Activity, exercise or regime that develops or improves a skill; training (noun)
    Root CIP/CAP = take, seize, hold

    4)  Stamina; ability to continue to last, especially despite fatigue, stress, etc. (noun)
    Root DUR = hard

    5)  The act or fact of sticking to a purpose, aim or course of action (noun)
    Root SEVER = serious, earnest

    6)  Act of going on steadily in purpose or enduring with tenacity (noun)
    Root SIST/STA = stand, place

    7)  Being the winner in a contest or struggle; expressing a sense of fulfillment (adjective)
    Root VICT = conquer

    8)  State or quality of showing unrestrained enthusiasm, high spirit or joy (noun)
    Root UBER - bear abundantly

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    2) Olympic Sports Vocabulary Word Puzzle - The Experience -- myvocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Olympic Sports vocabulary word puzzle use the Latin roots or word parts, the word definition, part of speech and the Olympics word list.

    Type 16 answers in each vocabulary puzzle in the boxes INSIDE the colored images.

    When you click on the submit button at the bottom of this page, you will get immediate feedback for the Olympic Sports vocabulary with correct answers, use of vocabulary words in context and percentage score.

    Get the Olympic Sports vocabulary list words by clicking on the 560 Word Lists in the top menu bar on the home page.
    Clue: In addition to this Olympics vocabulary word puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers an Olympic Sports vocabulary Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword and Definition Match activity.

    Please click on the 560 Word Lists in the top menu bar on the home page for other sports vocabulary word lists such as sports, competition, character, exercise, fitness etc.

    You have permission to make a hard copy of the Olympic Sports vocabulary puzzle that aligns with Common Core Standards for study at home or in classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: Olympic Sports vocabulary word list:
    Ambiguous, Celebration, Colleague, Commitment, Competitors, Controversy, Dedication, Defeated, Determination, Disagreement, Discipline, Endurance, Exact, Extravaganza, Exuberance, Gold Metal, Harmony, Inspire, Irritate, Morose, Motivate, Opponent, Pageantry, Perseverance, Persistence, Precise, Privacy, Spectacle, Triumphant, Victorious

    Olympic Sports Vocabulary Word Puzzle - The Experience -- myvocabulary.com

    1)  Production and entertainment with elaborate staging, costuming and sensational effects (noun)
    Root VAGAR = wander

    2)  A colorful. rich or splendid show; gorgeous and grand display; pomp (noun)
    Root PAGIN = stage, scaffold

    3)  A public show, especially on a large scale, that is very striking and impressive (noun)
    Root SPECT = watch, see, look, appear

    4)  The festivities engaged in to observe or commemorate with ceremonies (noun)
    Root CELEB = crowd

    5)  To have an animating effect upon; to stimulate or impel to some creative or effective effort (verb)
    Root SPIR = breathe

    6)  To induce; to stimulate; to provide an urge that leads or influences a person to do something (verb)
    Root MOT = move

    7)  A person against one in a game, competition, debate, argument, etc. (noun)
    Root PON = place, put

    8)  A fellow worker in a the same profession or line of word; associate (noun)
    Root LEGE = gather , choose

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