• The Fill-in-the Blank puzzle is 1 of 8 vocabulary activities and word puzzles using Greek and Latin word roots with the same grade level words.
  • Use the word list to choose the correct word in context. Email your answers to friends, family and teachers.
  • For subject and calendar topics, refer to the Word List in the header to see the complete vocabulary word list for this topic.
  • Common Core alignment to a Fill-in-the-Blank puzzle is to the key phrase "Context".
    CCSS Alignment Strand Numbers for Specific Grades:
    Context: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 2.4a, 3.4a, 4.4a, 5.4a, 6.4a, 7.4a, 8.4a, 9-10.4a, 11-12.4a
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    1) Mother's Day Fill-in-the-Blanks --

    Directions: To solve the Mother's Day word puzzle, put a single answer in each fill-in-the-blanks. The correct vocabulary answers are in the word list.
    When you hit "Submit", you will get back the correct answers, a sentence and the percentage score of correct answers from a Mother's Day fill-in-the-blanks word puzzle.
    Clue: The Mother's Day vocabulary word List includes the correct answers. In addition to this Mother's Day Fill-in-the-Blanks exercise, also features a free Interactive Word Puzzle and Definition Match activity.
    You have permission from to make a hard copy of Mother's Day word puzzle for further vocabulary study at home or in classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: Mother's Day word list:
    alma-mater, admiration, affection, appreciation, maternal, matriarch, matriculate, matrimony, matrix, matron, metropolis, unconditional

    Mother's Day Fill-in-the-Blanks --

    1)  George welcomed a trip to New York, a where he always enjoyed seeing friends in the large city.
    2)  Barbara picked at the of the thick tissue that had grown at the base of her fingernail.
    3)  Jack returns to the campus of his every spring because he feels such loyalty to Northwestern.
    4)  Matt bought a sentimental card to help him express his for all the sacrifices his parents had made for his education.
    5)  From the moment Bonnie held her baby, the most powerful feelings of love surrounded her!
    6)  Fran earned the greatest from her doctor and family because she had overcome incredible injuries.
    7)  Tommy and Jennifer are very excited to be joined in on June 11th.
    8)  Kelly met a society who worked 50 hours to organize volunteer activities at the local hospital.
    9)  Now that her dear mother has died, Melinda becomes the of her large family.
    10)  Larry has worked hard to earn his diploma and will in a ceremony at the end of the semester.
    11)  The affection Donna shows for her four children is an love that exists without limits.
    12)  Joanne is the ultimate mother and has easily earned the tender of her husband, two sons and daughter.