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distinquish
determine
describe
details
demonstrate
composition
compare
combine
cite evidence
character actions

vocab search Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

distinguish
determine
describe
details
demonstrate
compostion
compare
combine
cite evidence
character actions

PARCC Power Words Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

persuade
opinion
noun
express
elaborate
distinguish
develope
determine
details
discuss
deminstrate
create
contents
conclusion
comprehend
complete
composition
combine
character
articulate
antonym
analyze
alliteration
entertain
essay
adjective
cite
contrast
compare

Argument Writing Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

reasoned thinking that supports a specific claim or position argument
correct or suitable for a particular time, situation, or purpose appropriate
a statement that a speaker or writer is trying to prove, usually by using evidence claim
when something such as a piece of writing is easy to understand because its parts are connected in a clear and reasonable way coherent
a justification of a claim; an explanation reason
details or quotes from a text that directly relate to the subject or problem being discussed or considered relevant evidence
not related to the subject being discussed irrelevant
the opposing viewpoint or the opposite of the main claim in an essay counterclaim
evidence that is relevant and specific well-chosen evidence
to give the reader a clear picture in his/her mind illustrates
identify information in the text that supports understanding and uses that evidence to explain ideas cite
a personal view, attitude, or judgment opinion
to move by argument or evidence to belief, agreement, consent, or a course of action convince
a piece of factual writing in which ideas on a single topic are presented, explained, argued, or described in an interesting way essay
a method of doing something which involves several steps or stages process
the specific reason a person has for writing purpose

The Scientific Method Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

To group information into categories Classify
The variable that depends on other factors, also the variable that will be measured and affected during the experiment Dependent Variable
To examine carefully and in detail to identify Analyze
To observe carefully and in detail Examine
To make a conclusion based on reasoning and observations Infer
The action or process of examining something carefully in order to Observation
To name or recognize something based on its properties Identify
A standard to compare with the results in an experiment Control
The variables that the experimenter changes to test their dependent variable Independent Variable
A statement predicting the result of a controlled scientific experiment Hypothesis
The process used by scientists to solve problems Scientific Method
To determine the extent, quantity or dimensions Measure
The methodological studying of the natural world through experimentation and verification of facts Science
Evidence gathered through observations (especially during experiments) Data
The outcome or conclusion of an experiment after a period of time Result
Visual aids used by scientists to communicate results of an experiment Graphs
The collecting of information on a particular subject Research
A feature of the experiment that does not change Constant
To form an idea as a result of the analysis of the data Formulate
A detailed series of steps to follow to perform an experiment Procedure
To write down in permanent form for later reference Record
To cause favoritism or influence to experimental results Bias
To repeat a research study, usually with different participants and in different situations, to confirm the results of the original study Replicate
A scientific procedure undertaken to make a discovery, test a hypothesis or demonstrate a known fact Experiment
What a scientist writes summarizing the results of an experiment Conclusion
To record observations, research and other information related to the experiment Journal
To notice similarities or differences Compare
Indicate in advance on the basis of observation, experience or scientific reason Predict
The first step in the scientific method is to define or identify the ________. Problems
Part of the experiment capable to change Variable

Academic Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Susie sells seashells by the seashore. ALLITERATION
Finger is to hand as branch is to tree. ANALOGY
Theresa is planning to carefully _______ her study guide. ANALYZE
The opposite of a word. ANTONYM
Speaking fluently and coherently. ARTICULATE
What the author had in mind while writing a story. AUTHOR's INTENTION
Why the author wrote the text. AUTHOR'S PURPOSE
Ally yelled at her brother, then he became upset. CAUSE AND EFFECT
The theme in non-fictional text. CENTRTAL IDEA
The diolauge and actions of a character. CHARACTER ACTIONS
The order in which things happened. CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER
Exact information from the text in quotations. CITE EVIDENCE
An essay. COMPOSITION

Argument Writing Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

unproved belief assumption
examine in detail any information for purposes of explanation and interpretation analyze
proof evidence
a cause, explanation, or justification for an action or event reason
closely connected or appropriate to the matter at hand relevant
order structure
prejudice in favor of or against one thing, person, or group compared with another, usually in a way considered to be unfair bias
copy out a group of words from a text or speech quote
quote as evidence for or justification of an argument cite
declaration claim
a judgment or decision reached by reasoning conclusion

ELA FSA Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

different
similar
author
paragraph
explicit
reread
vocabulary
success
think
smart
strategy
passage
text
support
idea
theme
perspective
explain
describe
details
idiom
metaphor
simile
evidence
context
contrast
compare
sequence
effect
cause

Strategic Words Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A writer's position on an issue or problem. claim
To create something Formulate
To show to be right or just justify
Feeling or atmosphere the writer creates mood
A life learned lesson theme
To tell all about an event describe
Writing that persuades, informs or entertain Author's purpose
To read between the lines Infer
point of view of the author Author's perspective
To break apart or inspect closely analyze
Takes individual information; combine with other pieces to get a better understanding synthesize
Guide for citing proof from the text cite evidence
attitude towards a subject that the writer takes tone
A shortened version of the text Summarize
Implication of a word or its abstract meaning connotation
A dictionary definition denotation
To tell how something happened explain
elements that indicate the organizational structure of text text structure
To back up information with details support
An evaluation or critical review by a critic or reviewer critique
A memorable statement; a lesson taught moral
evidence that is thoroughly clear and understood explicit evidence
to judge something evaluate
Main idea; most important in the text main idea
to take notes annotate
to determine its accuracy check
evidence where there is no doubt implicit evidence
to show how something is different contrast
to show how something is alike or similar compare
to tell what may happen before it does predict
to list the steps trace
Proof evidence
a story narrative

Grade 6 ELA Spelling Words and Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

compare compare
contrast contrast
describe describe
identify identify
story story
demonstrate demonstrate
determine determine
explain explain
support support
details details
develop develop
narrative narrative
theme theme
explicit explicit
inference inference
summarize summarize
evidence evidence
structure structure
figurative language figurative language
analyze analyze
context context
cite cite
evaluate evaluate
assess assess
argument argument

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