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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) Wright Brothers and Aviation Word Puzzle #1 -- myvocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Wright Brothers vocabulary word puzzle use the Latin roots or word parts, the vocabulary word definition, part of speech and the Aviation vocabulary word list. Type in your Wright Brothers word puzzle answers in the boxes INSIDE the colored images.

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    Vocabulary Word List: Wright Brothers and Aviation vocabulary list::
    acceleration, aeronautics, aerodynamic, aileron, airplane, air pressure, audacious, aviation, balance, biplane, calculation, clearance, elevation, engine, experiment, historical, horizon, ignition, inventor, mechanics, model, navigation, precaution, propeller, prototype, revolutionary, rudder, thrust, velocity, vertical, vibration, wing

    Wright Brothers and Aviation Word Puzzle #1 -- myvocabulary.com

    1)  A motor-less aircraft launched by towing or by catapult (noun)
    Root GLID = slip

    2)  A movable surface of an aircraft wing used to control roll and perform banks (noun)
    Root AILE = wing

    3)  The design, development, production, operation or use of aircraft (noun)
    Root AVIS = bird

    4)  A device having a revolving hub with radiating blades for moving forward (noun)
    Root PELL = drive, strike, urge

    5)  Dealing with the motion of gaseous fluids (air) and with forces acting on bodies in motion relative to fluids (adjective)
    Root DYNAM = power

    6)  A tentative procedure; an operation carried out under controlled conditions; the process of testing (noun)
    Root PER - try, test

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    2) Wright Brothers and Aviation Word Puzzle #2 -- myvocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Wright Brothers and Aviation vocabulary word puzzle use the Latin roots or word parts, the vocabulary word definition, part of speech and the Aviation vocabulary word list. Type in your Wright Brothers word puzzle answers in the boxes INSIDE the colored images.

    When you hit Submit, you will get back the correct answers, the use of the Wright Brothers and Aviation vocabulary word list in a sentence and the percentage score for the correct answers.
    Use the complete Wright Brothers and Aviation vocabulary list by clicking on the Word Lists in the top menu bar or blue quadrant on the home page.
    Clue: In addition to this Wright Brothers vocabulary word puzzle of 205 aviation related words, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a Aviation vocabulary word list, Fill-in-the-Blanks, Crossword and Definition Match activity.
    Use Word Lists available from the pull down menu above. In that same location, you can use more than 710 Word Lists in multiple subjects.

    You have permission to make a hard copy of Wright Brothers Aviation vocabulary for further study at home or in the classroom.
    Vocabulary Word List: Wright Brothers and Aviation vocabulary list::
    acceleration, aeronautics, aerodynamic, aileron, airplane, air pressure, audacious, aviation, balance, biplane, calculation, clearance, elevation, engine, experiment, historical, horizon, ignition, inventor, mechanics, model, navigation, precaution, propeller, prototype, revolutionary, rudder, thrust, velocity, vertical, vibration, wing

    Wright Brothers and Aviation Word Puzzle #2 -- myvocabulary.com

    1)  Irregular atmospheric motion especially by up and down currents (noun)
    Root TURB = throw in disorder, disturb

    2)  Rate of motion or action: speed; rapidity (noun)
    Root VELOC = swift

    3)  The vertical distance of an object above sea level: position at a height (noun)
    Root ALT = high

    4)  The process of determining by mathematical study; the result of informed and careful study (noun)
    Root CALCU = pebble

    5)  The original or model on which something is based or formed; pattern (adjective)
    Root PROTO = first

    6)  To move smoothly, continuously and effortlessly; to descend gradually without engine power (verb)
    Root GLID = slip

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