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  • Common Core alignment to a Definition Match puzzle is to the key phrase "Precise Meaning".
    CCSS Alignment Strand Numbers for Specific Grades:
    Precise Meaning: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 2.4e, 3.4d, 4.4c, 5.4c, 6.4c, 7.4c, 8.4c, 9-10.4c, 11-12.4c
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    The House on Mango Street

    Directions: MATCH the vocabulary words for The House on Mango Street in the left hand column with the proper definitions of these words in the right hand column. Use the pull down "Select" bar to choose the correct letter match.

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    Clue: The House on Mango Street vocabulary word definition match will also include a free Interactive Puzzle and Fill-in-the-Blanks with these same 12 words.
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    Word List
    1) automatically
    2) invisible
    3) inherit
    4) goblet
    5) naphta
    6) temporary
    7) somersault
    8) canteen
    9) Rapunzel
    10) linoleum
    11) bazaar
    12) cumulus
    Definition List
    A)  spontaneously; instinctively; acting without thought (adv.)
    B)  marketplace with rows of small shops; fair selling items to raise money (n.)
    C)  small container to carry liquids; place to relax for military personnel (n.)
    D)  dense puffy cloud with rounded outlines piled high (n.)
    E)  a drinking glass with a foot and stem (n.)
    F)  to receive by legal right at a death; to have handed on after death (v.)
    G)  impossible to see; being so small as to be unnoticed (adj.)
    H)  floor covering with a canvas back and a hard surface (n.)
    I)  flammable liquid used to dissolve substances (n.)
    J)  girl in a Grimm fairy tale with long hair trapped in a tower (n.)
    K)  leap or roll where a person turns heels over head (n.)
    L)  not permanent: lasting for a limited time (adj.)