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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) Presidents Day Vocabulary Puzzle #1 -- myvocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Presidents' Day word puzzle use the Latin root or word part, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Presidents' Day word list.

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    Clue: The Latin root helps to solve the puzzles.

    In addition to this Interactive Presidents' Day vocabulary puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a vocabulary list of 382 Presidents' Day vocabulary words, a Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword and Definition Match activity.

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    Vocabulary Word List: Presidents' Day vocabulary list:
    audacious, assassination, character, charisma, courageous, debate, dedication, equality, ethical, insightful, inspiration, integrity, orator, patriotism, perseverance, responsibility, segregation, slavery, tolerance, tribute, trustworthy, visionary

    Presidents Day Vocabulary Puzzle #1 -- myvocabulary.com

    1)  A testimonial, compliment or gift given as an expression of gratitude or esteem (noun)
    Root TRIBUT = assign, allow, grant, pay

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

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

    4)  Possessing the quality of mind or spirit to face difficulty, danger or pain without fear (adjective)
    Root COUR-CORT = heart

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

    6)  Stimulation of emotions or intellect; divine guidance and influence (noun)
    Root SPIR = breathe

    7)  Deserving of confidence or reliance on the integrity, strength or ability of a person; reliable (adjective)
    Root TRAUSTI = a covenant, comfort (Iceland)

    8)  Act of devoting wholly to a purpose or special use; inscription to a person (book) (noun)
    Root DICAT = declare

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    2) Presidents Day Vocabulary Puzzle #2 -- myvocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the second Presidents' Day vocabulary word puzzle use the Latin roots or word parts, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Presidents' Day word list.

    Type answers to each vocabulary word 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 Presidents' Day word puzzle with correct answers, use of thePresidents' Day vocabulary list in context and your percentage of correct answers.

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    Clue: In addition to this Interactive Presidents' Day vocabulary word puzzle www.myvocabulary.com also offers a Presidents' Day vocabulary list of 382 words, a Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword and Definition Match activity.

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    Vocabulary Word List: Presidents' Day word list:
    audacious, assassination, character, charisma, courageous, debate, dedication, equality, ethical, insightful, inspiration, integrity, orator, patriotism, perseverance, responsibility, segregation, slavery, tolerance, tribute, trustworthy, visionary

    Presidents Day Vocabulary Puzzle #2 -- myvocabulary.com

    1)  Characterized by or displaying penetrating mental vision or discernment, esp. through intuitive understanding (adjective)
    Root SICHT = to see (German)

    2)  Extremely bold or daring; recklessly brave; fearless (adjective)
    Root AUDAC = bold, dare

    3)  Dealing with rules of conduct, morals, practice or standards (adjective)
    Root ETH = custom, habit

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

    5)  Moral excellence and strength; notable trait or characteristic (noun)
    Root CHARAK = to engrave

    6)  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

    7)  State or instance of being accountable (something within someone's power) or having the capacity for moral decisions (noun)
    Root SPONS = promise, answer

    8)  Personal magnetism enabling an individual to influence and/or attract people (adjective)
    Root CHARIS = grace

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    3) Presidents Day Vocabulary Puzzle #3 - Abraham Lincoln -- myvocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the third Presidents' Day vocabulary word puzzle use the Latin roots or word parts, vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Presidents' Day word list.

    Type answers to each vocabulary puzzle in the boxes INSIDE the images. When you click on the submit button at the bottom of this page, you will get immediate feedback for the Presidents' Day word puzzle with the correct answers, use of the Presidents' Day vocabulary list in context and your percentage of correct answers.

    Get the Presidents' Day vocabulary list of 382 words by clicking on the Word Lists in the top menu bar on the home.

    Clue: In addition to this Interactive Presidents' Day vocabulary word puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers another Presidents' Day vocabulary word list of 382 words , a Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword and Definition Match activity.

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    You have permission to make a hard copy of the Presidents' Day vocabulary puzzle.
    Vocabulary Word List: Presidents' Day vocabulary list:
    audacious, assassination, character, charisma, courageous, debate, dedication, equality, ethical, insightful, inspiration, integrity, orator, patriotism, perseverance, responsibility, segregation, slavery, tolerance, tribute, trustworthy, visionary

    Presidents Day Vocabulary Puzzle #3 - Abraham Lincoln -- myvocabulary.com

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

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

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

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

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

    6)  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

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