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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) Food and Ice Cream Vocabulary Puzzle #2 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Food and Ice Cream vocabulary puzzle, use clues from the Latin roots or word parts, the word definition, part of speech and the Food and Ice Cream word list.

    Put your answers INSIDE the Food and Ice Cream boxes. Move down to the next puzzle. When you hit Submit, you will get back the correct answers for and percentage score for correct answers.
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    Vocabulary Word List: Food and Ice Cream vocabulary word list:
    appetite, calories, choice, confection, decadent, delicious, delight, dessert, devour, expectation, extraordinary, flavor, Gelato, gorge, indigestion, ingredient, lactose, parfait, premium, recommendation, sample, satisfy, selection, sherbet, sundae, taste, yummy

    Food and Ice Cream Vocabulary Puzzle #2 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  A desire to eat; an instinctive longing to satisfy organic life or craving; a taste or preference for something (noun)
    Root PETE = seek, head for, resort to

    2)  Measurement of heat provided by a value of foods in the production of heat and energy (noun)
    Root CALOR = heat

    3)  To swallow or eat greedily; to consume, absorb or engross avidly (verb)
    Root VOUR = eat greedily

    4)  A feeling of discomfort after eating as in nausea, heartburn or bloating; dyspepsia (noun)
    Root GEST = carry

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    2) Food and Ice Cream Vocabulary Puzzle #3 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Food and Ice Cream vocabulary puzzle, use clues from Latin roots or word parts, the definition, part of speech and the Food and Ice Cream word list.

    Put your answers INSIDE the boxes. Move down to the next puzzle. When you hit Submit, you will get back the correct answers for Food and Ice Cream vocabulary, a percentage score for correct answers and a sentence.

    Get a 490 Vocabulary Word List from the homepage.
    Clue: In addition to this Food and Ice Cream Interactive word puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a Fill-in-the-Blanks and Definition Match activity.

    You have permission from www.myvocabulary.com to make a copy of the Food and Ice Cream vocabulary puzzle for further word study at home or in class.
    Vocabulary Word List: Food and Ice Cream vocabulary word list:
    appetite, calories, choice, confection, decadent, delicious, delight, dessert, devour, expectation, extraordinary, flavor, Gelato, gorge, indigestion, ingredient, lactose, parfait, premium, recommendation, sample, satisfy, selection, sherbet, sundae, taste, yummy

    Food and Ice Cream Vocabulary Puzzle #3 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  A sweet preparation such as candy, ice cream, cake and preserves (noun)
    Root FECT = to do, make

    2)  Of exceptional quality or great value; of a higher price, cost or grade (adjective)
    Root EMPT = buy

    3)  Something that enters as an element or compound into a mixture (noun)
    Root GRED = step, degree

    4)  A simple carbohydrate milk sugar naturally occurring in foods like ice cream (noun)
    Root LACT = milk

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    3) Food and Ice Cream Vocabulary Word Puzzle #1 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Food and Ice Cream vocabulary puzzle, use the clues from the Latin roots or word parts, the definition, part of speech and the Food and Ice Cream word list.

    Put your answers INSIDE the boxes. Move down to the next puzzle. When you hit Submit, you will get back the correct answers for Food and Ice Cream vocabulary, a percentage score for correct answers and a sentence.

    See a 490 Vocabulary Word List especially nutrition, health, food, wine vocabulary lists. Word Lists are located on the menu bar or blue quadrant on the home page at www.myvocabulary.com.
    Clue: In addition to this Food and Ice Cream interactive puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a Fill-in-the-Blanks and Definition Match word puzzle activity.

    You have permission to make a copy of Food and Ice Cream vocabulary for more word study at home or in classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: Food and Ice Cream vocabulary word list:
    appetite, calories, choice, confection, decadent, delicious, delight, dessert, devour, expectation, extraordinary, flavor, Gelato, gorge, indigestion, ingredient, lactose, parfait, premium, recommendation, sample, satisfy, selection, sherbet, sundae, taste, yummy

    Food and Ice Cream Vocabulary Word Puzzle #1 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  A frozen dessert made of fruit juice, sugar, milk and egg whites (noun)
    Root Sharbat = a drink (Turkish)

    2)  A rich-flavored Italian-style ice cream that is very smooth and soft and made with eggs (noun)
    Root GELA = freeze

    3)  A dessert of layered ice cream with fruit or syrup, served in a tall glass (noun)
    Root FAIT/FECT = make do

    4)  A dish of ice cream topped with syrup, nuts, whipped cream etc. (noun)
    Root DI + SOL = day + sun

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