Type
Crossword
Description

Product not made by humans natural
Somethingthat happens sometimes occasional
something that is real or true actual
Not planned or expected accidental
A large form of a letter in the alphabet capital
To speak out in a strong way vocal
Wonderful, terrific sensational
something thats private personal
The doctor went to a special school medical
having to do with the whole country national

The Number system Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

alter (a number) to one less exact but more convenient for calculations Rounding
shorten (something) by cutting off the top or the end Truncating
a number that is either rational or irrational rather than imaginary. Real numbers
Imaginary numbers Non-real numbers
a whole number or the quotient of any whole numbers, excluding zero as a denominator Rational numbers
any real number that cannot be expressed as the exact ratio of two integers, e.g. √2 and π Irrational numbers
a whole number; a number that is not a fraction. integer
a number without fractions; an integer whole numbers
a number without fractions; an integer. natural numbers
terminating decimal finite decimal
a decimal fraction in which a figure or group of figures is repeated indefinitely, as in 0.666… or as in 1.851851851…. repeating decimal
a number that produces a specified quantity when multiplied by itself: "7 is a square root of 49" square root
4 times 4=16 perfect square
Numbers, symbols and operators (such as + and ×) grouped together that show the value of something. expression

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

Logical Fallacies Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Comparing two things as though they are actually alike when they have key features that are different. False Analogy
The fallacy of composition arises when one infers that something is true of the whole from the fact that is true of some part of the whole Fallacy of Composition
Assuming casual relationships between two events based solely on the two events happening close in time, or "after this, therefore because of this." False Cause Fallacy
"Domino theory" and "ripple affect" aka one thing leads to another Slippery slope
Attacking someone personally while criticizing them in a totally different arena Ad hominem
Purposely misinterpeting or mistaking an opponents argument as a way to make it easier to denigrate or attack Straw Man Fallacy
Bringing up irrelevant issues that have more emotional appeal than the real issues in order to divert attention away from the point Red Herring
Claiming that a statement/argument is more valid because it comes from an authority figure Appeal to Authority
Claiming that a position is valid because it hasn't been proven wrong Ad Ignorantium
Claiming that the majority opinion must be the correct opinion Ad Populum

Career Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

an occupation undertaken for a significant period of a person's life and with opportunities for progress. Career
the imparting or exchanging of information by speaking, writing, or using some other medium. Communication
a series of thoughts, images, and sensations occurring in a person's mind during sleep Dream
series of thoughts, images, and sensations occurring in a person's mind during sleep. "I had a recurrent dream about falling from great heights" Education
understandings and personal attributes that make individuals more likely to gain employment and to be successful in their chosen occupations". Employability
a project or undertaking, especially a bold or complex one. Enterprise
the action of exploring an unfamiliar area. Exploration
a break or hole in an object or between two objects. Gap
the object of a person's ambition or effort; an aim or desired result. Goals
economic activity concerned with the processing of raw materials and manufacture of goods in factories. Industry
the ability to assess and initiate things independently. Initiative
a paid position of regular employment. Job
an act of travelling from one place to another. Journey
knowledge acquired through study, experience, or being taught Learning
a job or profession. Occupation
the action of organizing something. Organisation
the process of making plans for something. Planning
the process of finding solutions to difficult or complex issues. Problem solving
coming after, less important than, or resulting from someone or something else that is primary. Secondary
management of or by oneself; the taking of responsibility for one's own behaviour and well-being. Self managment
the ability to do something well; expertise. Skills

figurative language Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a comparison between two unlike things. metaphor
use of words that sounds like the objects or actions onomatopoeia
When something is said and is actually the opposite of what is meant irony
brief indirect reference to a person, place, or thing. allusion
comparison between two things in order to highlight similarity. analogy
A part is used to represent the whole, or whole of the part. synecdoche
Repetition of the same letter at the beginning of words. Alliteration
Repetition of vowel sounds. Assonance
Contradictory statements beside one another. oxymoron
Play on words Pun
Comparison using like or as Simile
Repetition of a word or phrase at beginning of clauses Anaphora
extreme exaggeration hyperbole
Giving human qualities to an animal or object personification
Softer word, substituted for a harsher word. Euphemism
Contradictory statement which actually makes sense or contains some truth. paradox

Poetic Devices Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Makes a comparison between two things using "like" or "as". Similie
An extended form of metaphor in which objects, persons and actions in a narrative are equated with meanings that lie outside of the narrative itself. Allegory
Same or similar vowel sounds. Assonance
When two words are placed side by side that contradict one another. Oxymoron
Statement that seems to be a contradiction but on some level is true. Paradox
When something is exaggerated. Hyperbole
Mental pictures, specific and vivid descriptions of visible objects and scenes. Imagery
Using an image to represent an idea or belief. Symbol
Giving human characteristics to something that is inanimate. Personification
Compares two different things without using a word of comparison, such as "like" or "as". Metaphor
The use of words that sound very much like the noise they name. Onomatopoeia
A figure of speech that makes brief reference to a historical or literary figure, event or object. Allusion
A figure of speech in which someone or something is directly addressed even though they are not present. Apostrophe
The final consonants in a word agree but the vowels that precede them differ. Consonance
In a situation, there is a difference between what is expected and what actually happens. Irony
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words. Alliteration

Types of Literature and Literary Device Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

literature that is widely acknowledged as having outstanding or enduring qualities classic
a category of literature characterized by similarities in form, style, or subject matter. genre
a type of short story that features folklore or fantasy type characters. fairy tale
a fictional story which often tells about science and technology of the future. science fiction
is a fiction story that uses magic or other supernatural elements in the plot, theme, or setting. fantasy
an attitude a writer takes toward the subject of a work, the characters in it, or the audience, revealed through diction, figurative language, and organization. tone
the spoken or written account of a story narrative
tells the who, what, when, where, and how. exposition
popular stories that convey a moral or lesson employing animals that act like humans and live in a world of wonder and magic. folktale
stories that teach a moral or lesson about life using animals with human characteristics fable
stories based on tradition or legend, which have deep symbolic meaning to convey a "truth" myth
a semi-true story that has been passed on from person to person, and has important meaning or symbolism for the culture in which it originates. legend
an exaggeration of an actual event. tall tale
genre of literature in which vices, follies, abuses, and shortcomings are held up to ridicule. satire
a literary genre that deliberately exaggerates for comic effect. parody
a scene that interrupts the normal chronological sequence of events in a story to depict something that happened at an earlier time. flashback
the expression of one's meaning by using language that normally signifies the opposite. irony
a figure of speech in which an object or animal is given human feelings, thoughts, or attitudes. personification
a vantage point from which the writer tells a story. point of view
deliberately suggesting 2 or more different and sometimes conflicting meanings in a work. ambiguity
comparison made between 2 things to show how they are alike. analogy
opponent who struggles against or blocks the hero of the story. antagonist
is a word or phrase that has become lifeless because of overuse. cliche
the struggle between opposing forces or characters in a story. conflict
the use of hints and clues to suggest what will happen later in the plot. foreshadowing
an atmosphere created by a writers' diction and the details selected. mood
the series of related events in a story. plot
a fixed idea or conception of a character or idea which does not allow for any individuality. stereotype

Chapter 3: Voice and Diction Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the standard of something as measured against other things of a similar kind; the degree of excellence of something. quality
the quality of a sound governed by the rate of vibrations producing it; the degree of highness or lowness of a tone. pitch
the strength ,force, or intensity with which sound is made. volume
the unstressed central vowel (as in a mom e nt a go), represented by the symbol (ə) in the International Phonetic Alphabet. schwa
the way in which a word is pronounced pronunciation
the vibrant tone produced when sound waves strike the chambers of the throat, head, nose, and mouth resonance
modulation, variety in pitch inflection
the speed at which words are spoken rate
referring to consonants, such as p,t, and f, that do not cause vibration of the vocal folds when sounded voiceless
the quality of sound produced through nasal passages nasality
an unvaried speaking tone; lack of inflection throughout a speech monotone
the selection and pronunciation of words and their combinations in speech diction
referring to consonants, such as b, d, and v, that cause vibration pf the vocal folds when sounded voiced

Mental Health Insights Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

type of hallucination, hearing things others do not hear auditory
a mental disorder that is characterized by sharp mood swings bipolar
lack of insight anosognosia
type of personality disorder that is characterized by an inflated sense of importance narcissistic
type of hallucination, seeing things other do not see visual
a mental disorder caused by traumatic events ptsd
a sudden and disturbing memory of a past traumatic event flashback
a mental disorder that is characterized by deep sadness, hopelessness, guilt depression
a mental disorder that resembles both schizophrenia and bipolar disorder combined schizoaffective
a belief that is firmly maintained despite evidence that it is not true delusion
a medical doctor that treats mental illness psychiatrist
a mental disorder characterized by feelings of distress, nervousness, or fear anxiety
an irrational fear of something that poses little or no actual danger to most people phobia
jumping quickly from one thought to another racing
an antipsychotic medication that can be administered in pill form or injection haldol
a personal plan that outlines early warning signs, triggers, and coping skills wrap
type of hallucination, feeling somthing crawling on your skin tactile

FEELINGS ADJECTIVES Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What you feel when you are appreciative or thankful grateful
when you feel completely shocked or surprised astonished
a feeling of overwhelming joy or bliss ecstactic
worn out or extremely tired exhausted
unable to make choices indecisive
when you feel that you lack energy or enthusiasm to do anything lethargic
you sometimes feel this as a student ; no energy or enthusiasm lethargic
unwilling or hesitant to do something reluctant
shy or awkward; embarrassed
when you can't feel any sensation in your body numb
worried or nervous about doing something apprehensive
doing a task well and thoroughly without wasting time efficient
wanting to be in another person's position because of their good fortune envious
unsure of or unable to understand something confused
to be extremely annoyed, upset or sickened by something disgusted
I passed my IELTS test and feel EXTREMELY PLEASED PROUD
really tired of or irritated by something FED UP
I did something really STUPID without thinking foolish
I have STRONG beliefs about human rights especially children and vulnerable members of society PASSIONATE
I was UNHAPPY with the cutstomer service at the restaurant DISSASTISFIED
I sometimes feel this when i am away from my native country and family HOMESICK
I like to hang out with people who are POSITIVE OPTIMISTIC
Some people believe that being a celebrity is ATTRACTIVE & EXCITING GLAMOROUS
thinking that someone is guilty of doing something SUSPICIOUS
when you feel angry about something that you think is unfair RESENTFUL
soft or kind TEND
when you are unable to look after yourself HELPLESS
if you demonstrate strong feelings of love and doing things associated with it ROMANTIC
The media is very CRITICAL/DISREPECTFUL about certain celebrities and people in the public eye SCORNFUL
After a nap or a cold shower I feel more AWAKE and less TIRED REFRESHED
I was really EXCITED and HAPPY when I met my favourite celebrity THRILLED
to feel UNEASY UNCOMFORTABLE
I sometimes feel THIS emotion with strangers SHY