MyVocabulary.com

  • Common Core alignment for vocabulary word lists include two key phrases: "Precise Meaning" and "Context."
  • 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
    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

  • *** To see word lists categorized into "Beginner" and "Intermediate levels," join the "Premium Membership" for $5.00 a year.
    Link to Premium Subscription Membership

     

    More to follow from Jan and Carey

    Celebrations, Carnivals, Festivals Vocabulary Word List (316)

    A)Acclaim, Action, Activities, Admiration, Affordable, Allure, Americana, Amusement, Anniversary, Appreciation, Ardent, Art, Attachments, Attitude, Awareness, Awesome
    B)Ball game, Band, Bandanna, Banners, Barricades, Baton twirling, Beads, Beware, Blessings, Boisterous, Bookings, Bouquets, Breathtaking
    C)Cavalcade, Celebrate, Celebration, Chant, Charming, Checkered table cloths, Citizen(s), Citizenship, Civic, Clamor, Colorful, Commemorate, Commercial, Common, Communication, Community, Companionship, Cooperation, Coordinate, Costume, Countryside, Crescendo, Culinary, Cultural
    D)Dazzling, Deafening, Debauchery, Declaration, Decoration, Delightful, Dessert, Devotion, Dice, Dignitaries, Dignity, Disturbance, Dramatic, Drinking
    E)Ebullient, Elaborate, Embellishments, Emotional, En masse, Encounter, Endure, Energy, Engulf, Entertainment, Equine, Event, Exchanges, Exhibitions, Expectations, Explode, Explosion, Eye-raising
    F)Fabulous, Fair, Family, Fanciful, Fascination, Feast, Feeling, Ferris Wheel, Festival, Firecracker(s), Fireworks, Flag, Flavor, Focus, Food, Foolishness, Freedom, Friendships, Frivolity, Fun
    G)Gamble, Games, Gardens, Gatherings, Glitter, Glory, Goal(s), Grandeur, Group
    H)Habitual, Haste, Heat, Herald, Heritage, History, Holiday, Home, Hooray, Hope(s), Horrific, Horses, Hospitality, Hot, Hotel, Humble, Humidity
    I)Ideal(s), Illusions, Imagination, Imitate, Immortality, Importance, Impressive, Indulgence, Influence, Informative, Insight, Integral, Involvement
    J)Jeans, Join, Joking, Jolly, Joy, Joyful, Joyous, Juggling, July
    K)Keen, Kin, Kindness, Kiss, Kitsch
    L)Laughter, Lava, Legendary, Liberty, Local, Locale, Love, Loyalty
    M)Major, Major, Maraud, March, Mardi Gras, Mask, Masses, Memorial, Memories, Merriment, Merrymaking, Military, Minor, Money, Music, Musical, Mutual
    N)Nation, National, Native, Nibble, Nocturnal
    O)Occasion, Odious, Official(s), Opportunities, Opportunity, Outdoors, Overwhelming
    P)Paper-mache, Parade, Participation, Parties, Passionate, Patriot, Patriotic, Patriotism, Perennial, Photography, Pick pocket, Pickles, Picnic, Playful, Pomp, Popular, Presentation, Preservation, Pride, Prizes, Public service, Punch, Pyrotechnics
    Q)Quaint, Queen, Quick, Quiet
    R)Rambling, Recreation, Refreshment, Rejoicing, Relatives, Relaxation, Reputation, Responsibility, Restful, Reveal, Revelation, Rituals, Roam, Roar
    S)S: scene, Service, Sharing, Shindig, Shows, Shrieking, Shrine, Sidewalk, Smiles, Solemn, Souvenir, Sparkle, Special, Spectacle, Spirit, Sports, Stars, Storyteller, Streamers, Stripes, Stroll, Stunning, Summer, Sunburn, Super-patriot, Support, Surprise, Swimming, Symbol, Symbolism
    T)Taffy, Target, Tea, Territory, Theatrical, Tickets, Toasting, Tourism, Traditions, Travel, Tribute
    U)Unaware, Unbelievable, Unification, Uniform, Union, Unique, Unite, Universal
    V)Vacation, Valuable, Values, Variety, Vendor, Versatile, Veteran, Vibrant, Victory, Vigilance, Vital, Vivacious
    W)Wallet, Wardrobe, Watch, Wave, Waving, Welcome, Welfare, Widespread, Willingness, Winter, Wisdom, Worldwide
    X)
    Y)Yearn, Yelling, Youth
    Z)Zeal, Zealous, Zest
    Get a Print Out of this Word List
     
    Visit related thematic puzzles:
      Christmas Trivia
      Christmas and Holiday Traditions
      Cinco de Mayo
      July 4th
      Lincoln Bicentennial
      New Year's Resolutions
      Presidents' Day
      St. Patrick's Day
      Thanksgiving Day
    Examples of Celebrations, Carnivals and Festivals:
    Please add to this Celebration, Carnival and Festival word list by emailing jancook@myvocabulary.com
    Cinco de Mayo, Mardi Gras, Carnaval, Puerto Rico, Running of the Bulls, San Fermin, Pamplona, Spain, Burning Man, Nevada, Rose Bowl, Pasadena, Chinese New Year, Rio de Janeiro, New Year's Day, July 4th

    Food and beverage word list:
    If you have additions, please email jancook@myvocabulary.com
    apples, apple pie
    barbecue, beans, beer
    cake, chicken, chips, chocolate, coleslaw, cookies
    deviled eggs, dip
    fruit
    hamburgers, hot dogs
    ice cream, ice-tea
    lemonade
    pasta salad, pies, pop, Popsicles, potato salad
    rolls
    salsa, seafood, soda, steaks
    vegetables, vendors
    wafers, water, watermelon


    www.myvocabulary.com offers more than

    www.myvocabulary.com offers more than 395 word lists. To see Birthdays, Anniversaries and Celebrations word lists, please go to the home page for word games, interactive worksheets, word puzzles and themed content. 2500 pages of free content at www.myvocabulary.com are available only online. There are no fees.