Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

c says /s/ before..... city, cell, cycle
letters are often doubled after a single vowel at the end of a one-syllable word. off, fall, kiss,
ck is only used right after..... duck, trick
English words don't end in..... fly, glue, give, age
I and O usually say their long sounds when followed by.... Find Gold
G says /j/ before ..... giraffe, germ, stage
Silent e job #1 make the vowel say it's name cake
Silent e job #2: words don't end in v and u have, blue
Silent e job #3: soft c and g fence, large
Homophones to, two, too
To protect a short vowel, we often.... penny, muddy, running
what can we add to the end of a base word to make a new word? better, playing, thankful
When we add a consonant suffix, do we double the last consonant of the base word? helper, sailing
When we add a vowel suffix do we double the last consonant of the base word? gladly, bedding, doing
Who, what, when, where, how, why 6 ? words

Milestone ELA 8th Grade Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The repeating of vowel sounds to create internal rhyme(proud round cloud) Assonance
"The turning point" Point of greatest tension that changes the direction the plot. Often a critical decision is made. Climax
A short statement that presents the main idea and most important points in a piece of writing Summarizing
The narrator is all knowing-tells the thoughts/feelings of more than one character (think about it as this person who hangs above all the characters and knows everything about every chracter third person omniscient
A character who undergoes an important change in the story Dynamic character
A term that means " word relationships" Example: Water:Liquid::Ice:solid Analogy
The author's attitude towards a subject Tone
Usually a main character: goes through a major change in the story Protagonist
The actual everyday meaning of words Literal language
Prejudice in favor or against one thing/person'group compared with another (Usually considered to be unfair) Biased
To refer to something implicitly/without directly stating it Allusion
The conflict(s) is/are resolved and all loose ends are tied up Resolution
We know a lot about these characters (details, see many sides of them) Round Character
A huge eaggeration Hyperbole
The way a text is intended to make the audience feel mood
The repeating of consonant sounds at the beginning of words alliteration
Words that allow the reader to hear a sound Onomatopoeia
Not influenced by personal feelings; based on facts objective text
Compares 2 unlike things by stating that one thing is another thing methaphor
Without bias or prejudice; impartial, fair unbiased
a restatement of an author's words in your own words paraphrasing
The repeating of the same consonant 2 or more times in a short span (can be at the beginning, middle, or end of a word) Consonance
The most important point in a work of literature Main Idea
The character who is against or has conflict with the protagonist antagonist
The moral or lesson of a story/text. Can be implied or directly stated Theme
We don't know much about them. We only see one side of them. Flat character
Events/results of the actions or decision of the character has made (slowly winding do to the end of the story) Falling action
Existing in the mind; belongs to thinking of the subject rather than to the object of thoughts (opinions) Subjective texr
Series of events that occur before the conflict that moves the story forward Rising action
A character who doesn't change at all throughout the story. Their person remains the same. Static Character
Giving human qualities to nonhuman things personification

The Plurals of Nouns and Articles Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

person, place, or thing noun
words like a,an, and the articles
el and la mean the
un and una mean a, an
What do you do to words ending in a consonant? add -es
What do you do to words ending in a vowel? add -s
What does the z change into in plural nouns? c
lapiz plural lapices
nariz plural narcises
el plural los
la plural las
un plural unos
una plural unas
What are the genders of nouns and articles? masculine and feminine
What are the numbers of nouns and articles? singular or plural
What does los and las mean? the
What does unos and unas mean? some, a few

Poetry Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Language that is used imaginatively, rather than literally, to express ideas or feelings in new ways. FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE
Make comparisons between dissimilar things. FIGURES OF SPEECH
use like or as to compare two unlike things. SIMILIES
Speak of one thing in terms of another, as in, “All the world’s a stage.” METAPHORS
gives human traits to nonhuman things. PERSONIFICATION
A descriptive language that creates vivid impressions. These images are developed through sensory language. IMAGERY
Provides details related to sight, sound, taste, touch, smell, and movement. SENSORY LANGUAGE
Used to achieve a musical quality. SOUND DEVICES
the pattern created by stressed and unstressed syllables of words in a sequence. RHYTHM
A pattern of rhythm. METER
The repetition of identical sounds in the last syllable of words. RHYME
A pattern of rhyme at the ends of lines. RHYME SCHEME
Initial rhyme is the repetition of the initial consonant sounds of words. ALLITERATION
Vowel rhyme – the repetition of vowel sounds in nearby words. ASSONANCE
The repetition of consonants within nearby words in which the preceding vowels differ, as in the words milk and walk. CONSONANCE
Tells a story and has a plot, characters, and a setting. NARRATIVE
A long narrative poem about the feats of gods or heroes. EPIC
A songlike narrative that has short stanzas and a refrain. BALLAD
Tells a story using a character’s own thoughts or spoken statements. DRAMATIC
Express the feelings of a single speaker. The most common type of poem in modern literature. LYRIC
A verse form with three unrhymed lines of five, seven, and five syllables. HAIKU
A verse form with five unrhymed lines of five, seven, five, seven, and seven syllables. TANKA
Has neither a set pattern of rhythm nor rhyme. FREEVERSE
A fourteen-line lyric poem with formal patterns of rhyme, rhythm, and line structure. SONNET

Spanish speaking countries Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Starts with a P Panama
starts wit an M Mexico
Starts with a C Cuba
Starts with an E Ecuador
starts with C and ends with an A Colombia
Starts with a U Uruguay
Starts with an N Nicaragua
starts with a P and ends with an O Puerto Rico
Starts with an E and ends with an A España
starts with an A Argentina
starts with a P and ends with a U Peru
starts with a V Venezuela
starts with a G Guatemala
starts with an H Honduras
starts with an R Republica Dominicana
starts with a B Bolivia
starts with a P and ends with a Y Paraguay
starts with a C and ends with an E Chile
starts with an E and ends with an R El Salvador

Literary Devices Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Repetition of a beginning sound for effect. Alliteration
Reference to a well known character or event from history, literature etc. Allusion
Repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthong. Ex: belt, felt Assonance
Reassurance of similar sounds especially consonants. Ex: pitter, patter. Consonance
A positive statement expressed by negating its opposite expressions. Litotes
a long narrative poem about someone who does heroic deeds. Ex: The Oddessy Epic
Language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that is different from the literal interpretation. Figurative Language
Poetry that is free from limitations of regular meter or rhythm and does not rhyme with fixed forms. Free Verse
Extreme Exaggeration. Hyperbole
Phrase or word stating one unlike thing is another Metaphor
Words that imitate sound. Onomatopoeia
Giving human qualities to inanimate objects. Personification
Repeats same word or phrase to make idea more clear Repetition
Correspondence of sound between the words or the endings of words especially when these are at the ends of lines of poetry. Rhyme
Comparing two unlike things using 'like' or 'as' Simile
The person telling the story. (Not to be confused with author) Speaker
A group of lines forming the basic reassuring metrical unit in a poem; a verse, Stanza
Mental Picture created by the way the author writes Imagery
Story poem or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one. Ex: Animal Farm Allegory
Phrase so overused it lost its original meaning. Cliche
The use of humor, irony exaggeration or ridicule to expose and criticize peoples stupidity or vices. Ex: Animal Farm Satire

Personal Hygiene Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

I do this once a day to remove food in between my teeth. floss
I put clean clothes on every day, especially this! underwear
I never do this into my hands. I use a tissue whenever possible. sneeze
I do this before eating, after using the bathroom, sneezing or playing with pets. wash hands
Keep this neat by styling and brushing. Hair
I clean these often so I don't get wax in them. Ears
Keeping my body __________ is an important part of staying healthy. Clean
Always get your beauty _________. Sleep
Do this to avoid gingivitis, cavities and bad breath. Brushteeth
I trim these weekly. I keep them short and clean. Nails
Doing this every day or two is a must, and always after sports practice or playing outside. Shower
I always use this when I wash my hands and body. Soap
My hair always smells so fresh and clean when I use ______________. Shampoo
I always try to keep fresh ____________ in my purse. Tissues
It's also nice to keep a ______________ in my purse. brush
Before you go to bed don't forget to wash your _________. Face

Workplace Safety Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

You must be 16 years old to work on a ___________ site Construction
__________ hazards are germs that come from living things Biological
Helps you learn the policies, rules, and procedures to help do your job safely Training
. Someone who works closely with you on a day-today basis and makes sure you follow safety rules Supervisor
_____________ Health and Safety Act Occupational
A biological hazard often found in hospitals Needles
Someone who helps other people and works without pay Volunteer
What you do frequently to your hands before working with food Wash
Things that should be followed in order to stay safe Rules
Minor injury that could result from picking up heavy boxes Sprain
It is your ______________ to work safely and report hazards Responsibility
Hand protection needed when working with food, chemicals, etc. Gloves
What you do when you don’t understand instructions or if you think your work is unsafe Ask
To avoid a serious shock, this should never be mixed with water Electricity
Workplace ___________ Materials Information System (WHMIS) Hazardous
Head protection Hardhat
What you wear in a science lab to protect your eyes from chemicals Goggles

Poetic Devices Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A narrative poem concerning a serious topic, usually containing heroic deeds or actions Epic Poem
A poem expressing personal thoughts or feelings Lyric Poem
A poem that tells a story Narrative Poem
A poem having no rhyme or regular meter Free Verse
A rhyme occuring at the end of a poem's lines End Rhyme
A rhyme not occurring at the ends of a poem's lines Internal Rhyme
A specific rhyme pattern that repeats in a poem Rhyme Scheme
The sharing of similar sounds in words Rhyme
The repetition of beginning constanant sounds Alliteration
An over exaggeration Hyperbole
A comparison between two objects using the words "like" or "as" Simile
The use of words to represent or recreate sounds Onomatopoeia
Giving human characteristics or nature to non-human things Personification
A comparison between two objects that doesn't use the words "like" or "as" Metaphor
The repetition of specific consonant sounds Consonance
The repetition of specific vowel sounds Assonance
The dictionary definition of a word Denotation
The implications of a word beyond the dictionary definition Connotation
The overall topic or idea of a poem Theme

Customer Service Week Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Your most important communication tool when you’re on the phone is your _____. voice
Another word for internal customer is _____. coworker
Taking personal responsibility for a customer’s complaint is taking _____ o w n e r s h i p
You sound more relaxed and friendly when you _____ while talking on the phone. s m i l e
You start each call with a friendly ____ g r e e t i n g
Offering a customer additional products or services is cross-selling or _____. u p s e l l i n g
With angry customers it’s important to let them do this, _____. v e n t
A positive one will make your day better. a t t i t u d e
The annual celebration of the importance of customer service is _____. (3 words). CustomerServiceWeek
Customer complaints should be seen as _____ to improve service. opportunit
Delighting your customers means _____ their expectations. exceeding
When speaking with customers you should vary the _____ of your voice. Tone
The people you serve each day. customers
Anticipating problems, heading them off and alerting customers is being _____. proactive
Treat each customer as if they’re the _____ one you’ll deal with that day. only
Customers who have their complaints satisfactorily resolved tell an average of how many people? five
The most important customer service skill is _____. listening

Life skills Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Something you use to remember to do homework Assignment Notebook
Something you use to wake up on time Alarm Clock
_______ is the best policy Honesty
Come to class ______ Prepared
Making sure _____ is done when it is due. Homework
Don't ______ just do it right away Procrastinate
Make sure your _______ for the day Prepared
______ to do you best Try
________ to make sure that you are ready for the day Double Check
Keep your ______ Word
Use a _______ To help you Planner
Use _______ on your IPad Reminders
Keep your _____ clean Room
Put your stuff in a ________ spot so you don't forget it designated
Use ______ to keep your stuff organized Folders
Write things down to ______ them remember
Don't _____ anything that you may need later Delete
Don't _____ your time doing something unnecessary Waste
________ things out you don't need Throw
Put things away Immediately so you don't ______ them Forget