Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

KINDLE PORTABLE ELECTRONIC READER
GENRE STYLE
BEST SELLER LIST BOOK STORE
REVIEWS BOOK COVERS
READING IS IMPORTANT STUDYING
READ FOR A .... PURPOSE
READ OVER YOUR WORK.... SUMMARY
READING: LOOK FOR THE _______PLAN AUTHOR'S
FIND THE MAIN........ KEY CONCEPT
READING: EXTRACT IMPORTANT..... DETAILS
MAKE A ______BETWEEN THE MAIN AND SUPPORTED INFO LINK
ASK ...... QUESTIONS
ACTIVE READING NEEDS.... CONCENTRATION
SECOND READING MAKE SUMMARIES
PRACTISE READING SKILLS

STAAR Reading Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A group of letters added to the beginning of a root word to change the meaning Prefix
A short statement that gives the main ideas of something that has been said or written Summary
What the reader can figure out about the story using context clues. Inference
A made-up story Fiction
A true story about a person's life Biography
A comparison of two things using like or as Simile
A comparison of two things WITHOUT using like or as Metaphor
The reason the writer wrote something Author's Purpose
This is another way to say "tell" Express
A story, or description of events Narrative
A fiction story that could NOT happen in real life Fantasy
A story passed down from generation to generation Folktale
One line of poetry Verse
A group of lines that look much like a paragraph Stanza
The moral of a story Theme
The specific style of writing is the story's... Genre
Pictures, maps, captions, graphic organizers...anything provided except the text Text Features
To come to a final decision based on facts Conclude
A word that has the opposite meaning of another word Antonym
The order of something Sequence

English 2 crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

a brief statement or account of the main points of something. Summary
combine (a number of things) into a coherent whole. Synthesize
Connecting background knowledge to what you are reading Making connections
of or relating to sensation or the physical senses; transmitted or perceived by the senses. Sensory
a conclusion reached on the basis of evidence and reason Inferences
examine methodically and in detail the constitution or structure of (something, especially information), typically for purposes of explanation and interpretation. Analyze
evidence from a text (fiction or nonfiction) that you can use to illustrate your ideas and support your arguments. Textual evidence
Refers to information that is implied or inferred because it's not clearly stated Draw conclusions
the objective analysis and evaluation of an issue in order to form a judgment Critical thinking
the subject of a talk, a piece of writing, a person's thoughts, or an exhibition; a topic. Theme
language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that is different from the literal interpretation. Figurative language
the patterns of rhythm and sound used in poetry. Prosody
a piece of writing that partakes of the nature of both speech and song that is nearly always rhythmical, usually metaphorical, and often exhibits such formal elements as meter, rhyme, and stanzaic structure. Poem
elements are a strong visual means of indicating relationships. Graphic elements
literary work in which special intensity is given to the expression of feelings and ideas by the use of distinctive style and rhythm; poems collectively or as a genre of literature. Poetry
the use of symbols to represent ideas or qualities. Symbolism
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one. Allegory
an expression designed to call something to mind without mentioning it explicitly; an indirect or passing reference. Allusion

All About Reading Word Search

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Word Search
Description

paragraph
write
reading
literal
grammar
conclusion
chapter
verb
noun
adjective
topic
summary
predict
main idea
hyperbole
synonym
evidence
onomatopoeia
context clues
text features
caption
antonym
nonfiction
fiction
trait
idiom
inference
metaphor
simile
figurative language
text
narrator
opinion
fact
description
solution
problem
effect
cause
comprehension
vocabulary
authors purpose
point of view
details
plot
theme
text structure
sequence
contrast
compare

VOCABULARY CROSSWORD!

Type
Crossword
Description

Small piece of entire literature Excerpt
What makes up the plot Events
Main points of the literature Summary
Add more importance Emphasize
To assume Infer
Support from the text Textual evidence
Where the story takes place Setting
How pieces of writing are arranged Paragraphs
Transformation that character undergoes throughout the story Development
Provides deeper information about the topic Details
To talk about something that will happen in the future Foreshadow
To be in disagreement with something Conflict
When a character is urged to do something Influence
Conflict within the character's own mind Internal
Conflict with an outside force External
The character's reason behind doing something Motivation
The events that make up a story Plot
The person who writes the piece of writing Author
The people within the story Characters
Helps readers from images in their mind Descriptions

Library Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Section for stories fiction
section for books containing facts nonfiction
writer of a book author
person creating artwork/pictures for a book illustrator
Larger books with more illustrations and fewer words picturebooks
fiction books containing a larger number of pages (written by novelists) novels
a book of maps atlas
section of a non fiction book used to locate information inside it index
part of library for younger readers junior
part of library catering for older readers senior
system used to arrange non fiction books created by Melville Dewey dewey
names of people or animals featuring in a story characters
the name of a book title
information on the back of a book giving an idea of what is inside blurb
part of a book holding the pages within the front and back covers spine
our new operating system for school libraries Clue: a boy's name (unscramble these letters lervoi) oliver
world wide web internet
section of non fiction book containing meanings for words in that book glossary
factual book about person's life biography
different styles of storywriting genres
gathering facts about a particular topic research

12 Powerful Words Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the traditions and achievements of a group of people heritage
text that builds up a claim or backs up your ideas support
to read between the lines infer
to shorten a text and give only the main points summary
to list in steps trace
to judge evaluate
to make an educated guess based on prior knowledge and text evidence predict
to tell in your own words explain
to create or put together formulate
to tell about in details describe
to break apart and study each individual part analyze
to tell the differences of two or more things contrast
to tell the similarities of two of more things compare

Argument Writing Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A mental or emotional position on a topic position
Bringing the argument back to your side rebuttle
Important information topic that makes intro paragraph feel complete. background info
Where you go to get your information. source
The reason the author chooses to write something authors purpose
Closely connected or appropriate to the matter at hand relevant
Main idea. central idea
Phrases or words used to connect one idea to the next. transitions
Ideas or steps are prioritized by the writer or speaker according to their value. order of importance
Persuasive technique used to tap into the reader's emotions and feelings type of hook emotional appeal
Not connected to the matter at hand. irrelevant
Professional word choice, formatting, and conventions. formal writing
Last sentence of intro paragraph. thesis
Quote evidence author gives credit and help justify your point. cite
To look at something closely examine
To say something is true when others may not agree. claim

E.O.G Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Something used to represent something else Symbol
q reference within a work o something famous outside it Allusion
the way people speak in a certain location Dialect
who is telling the story Point Of View
Main character tells the story First Person P.O.V
Narrator addresses the audience Second Person P.O.V
Fouces on one character Third Person L.P.O.V
Narrator knows about all the characters Third Person O.P.O.V
Addressing an opposing argument Counter
To convince or get someone to believe or do something Persuasive
Authors attitude or feelings Tone
the readers feelings Mood
descriptive words; lots of details Describes
Reason why author write's Author Purpose
Comparison Analogies
To suggest without saying exactly Imply
Drawing conclusions; reading between the lines Infer
The big picture of text Main Idea
Distinctive way an author writes Style
A reason behind a thought, action or event Cause

Final Exam Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The little voice inside your hear that reads for you subvocalization
A skill that is developed through self-displine and practice concentration
Uninterrupted mental focus attention
Notetaking system that divides paper into 2 columns Cornell method
Single best predictor of your reading comprehension schema
Allows the reader to approximate the meaning of unknown words context clues
Study of words and word origins etymology
The emotionalism surrounding a word connotation
Demonstrates a synthesis of the material read summary
In the reading process, requires the reader to "read between the lines" to understand meaning inference
Words that show relationships of ideas within and/or among paragraphs transitions
An opinion or position one might have on a subject that is considered to have a negative connotation bias
Fallacy that lures individuals to join the crowd, encouraging them to act like everyone else bandwagon
Thinking skill based on logic and the evaluation of facts critical thinking
An assertion that supports a conclusion and is intended to persuade argument
A reasonable inference at first glance, but when examined, actually is unreliable fallacy
A statement of feeling opinion
Statements based on actual evidence facts
5 part study system developed to help students efficiently read and learn SQ3R
Awareness & understanding of your thinking process, ability to regulate & direct these processes metacognition
Visual notetaking system used to condense info& show relationships & levels of importance mapping
Can be used to determine the topic of a paragraph title
Specific types of info -- Reasons, facts, examples, defintiions, steps details
Pattern of organization that presents a term & uses examples to aid in understanding definition
Central focus, main point, gist, thesis are synonyms for this term main idea
words such as moreover, consequently, however, never the less, are known as? transition words

6th Grade Reading STAAR Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The turning point in a story, where the character has to make a decision climax
The END END END of a story Denoument
Underline the ____________of every summary and match the endings. last sentence
Use your __________ at all times when you don't understand a word. dictionary
Draw __________next to every stanza to take notes. pictures
Highlight your __________ in informational text to help find the main ideas. buns
Do the ___________strategy for every picture before you read. I see I infer
__________carefully after you answer every question. Bubble
Keep track of __________ when you are testing. time
Label the _________ at the top of the page before you read. genre
Plot, character, ___________, theme, setting are the five things you need to write at the top of a story, memoir, or drama. conflict
"Illustrate", "convey", "highlight", and "emphasize" all mean to ___________. show
The conflict will be the __________or external struggle. internal
Stage ____________ will be important to highlight in a drama. directions
Take _____________notes for informational text. topicwhat
Take __________notes for stories, dramas, or memoirs. whowhat
ALWAYS _________your answers by highlighting and marking where you found it, or writing it down. prove
Put a __________next to figurative language you find in a poem. star
Theme is the __________of a story. lesson