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  • Common Core alignment to a Interactive Puzzle is to 4 key phrases:
    "Grade Level", "Greek and Latin Roots", "Precise Meaning" and "Context".
    CCSS Alignment Strand numbers for Specific Grades:
    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
    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
    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
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    1) Christmas and Holiday Traditions Vocabulary Puzzle #1 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Christmas and Holiday Traditions vocabulary puzzle use the Latin root or word parts, definition, part of speech and the Christmas Vocabulary Word List. Put your Christmas and Holiday Traditions answers INSIDE the boxes and move to the next vocabulary puzzle.
    When you hit Submit, you will get back the correct answers, use of the vocabulary word in a sentence and percentage score for correct answers.
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    Clue: The Latin root or word parts, vocabulary definition and the Christmas word list will help gain vocabulary comprehension. In addition to this Christmas and Holiday Traditions Word Puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword and Definition Match activity.
    A Christmas vocabulary word list of 330 words is available from the pull down menu called Word List in the header above.See also the Religion and Spiritual Inspiration vocabulary list of 416 words. You may choose Vocabulary Word Lists. (540)

    You have permission to make a copy of Christmas and Holiday Traditions Word Puzzles for more vocabulary study at home or in classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: Christmas Vocabulary Word List:
    tinsel, myrrh, nativity, blessing, majestic, wreath, wassail, creche, decoration, mistletoe, enchanting, ornaments, magnificent, magnanimous

    Christmas and Holiday Traditions Vocabulary Puzzle #1 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  A liquor, like hot spiced wine or ale, used to drink to someones health, esp. at Christmastime (noun)
    Root HAIL = hale (Old English)

    2)  An aromatic, bitter gum obtained from an Arabian shrub and used chiefly in making incense & perfumes (noun)
    Word comes directly from Latin and German

    3)  Parasitic plant with white berries used in Christmas decorations (noun)
    Root is MISTIL = twig

    4)  Something that decorates, adds beauty or grace; items that adorn (plural noun)
    Root is ORNA = adorn

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    2) Christmas Trivia Vocabulary Word Puzzle #1 -- myvocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Christmas Trivia vocabulary word puzzle use the Latin root or word parts, definition, part of speech and the Christmas Vocabulary Word List. Put your Christmas Trivia answers INSIDE the boxes and move to the next word puzzle.
    When you hit Submit, you will get back the correct answers, use of the vocabulary word in a sentence and percentage score for correct answers.
    Clue: A Christmas vocabulary words list of 355 words
    Additional Christmas-related vocabulary word lists are also available from the pull down menu called "Word List" in the header above.
    See our Christmas Scavenger Hunt
    Vocabulary Word List: Christmas Trivia Vocabulary Word List:
    CRECHE, DECORATION, ENCHANTING, MAGNIFICENT, MISTLETOE, NATIVITY, TINSEL, WASSAIL

    Christmas Trivia Vocabulary Word Puzzle #1 -- myvocabulary.com

    1)  Tableau of Christmas manger scene in Bethlehem (noun)
    Word is French, the same in English.

    2)  Embellishment; something that adorns or beautifies (noun)
    Root DECOR = an ornament

    3)  Charming; totally delightful; captivating (adjective)
    Root CHANT = sing

    4)  Time, place and birth facts (noun); Christmas Day (Cap. noun)
    Root NAT = born

    5)  A strip of metal on a tree with a glittering effect (noun)
    Root SCINTILL = spark

    6)  A liquor, esp. at holidays, to drink to one's health (noun)
    Root HAIL = hale (Old English)

    7)  A green parasitic plant with berries and flowers that grows on branches or tree trunks (noun)
    Root MISTIL = twig (Old English)

    8)  Splendid or impressive in appearance; very fine; superb; lavish (adjective)
    Root MAGN = great, large

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    See our Christmas Scavenger Hunt

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