• The Subject and Calendar-related puzzles are 1 of 8 vocabulary activities and word puzzles.
    Also included are over 525 additional subject-related word lists.
  • Use the provided Greek and Latin word roots in the 88 subject word puzzles to decode word meaning and select the correct answer. Email your answers to friends, family and teachers.
  • Common Core alignment to Subject-related Content is to 3 key phrases: "Greek & Latin Roots", "Particular Topic" and "Grade Relevant Text and Subject Area". 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
    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
  • List of themes for Social Studies & History

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    1) Ancient Egypt
    2) Bill of Rights: U.S. Constitution
    3) Constitution Day
    4) ELECTION Comic Strip
    5) Elections, Word List & Cliches
    6) Geography
    7) Gold Rush-California
    8) Greek Mythologies
    9) History-HOW AMERICA WORKS
    10) Holocaust
    11) Lewis & Clark-La. Purchase
    12) Lincoln
    13) Pirates
    14) Stock Market & Finance
    15) Women's History Month
    16) Wright Brothers