Type
Word Search
Description

chronological
compression
earthquake
eclipse
emergency
epidemic
exaggeration
generalization
inference
opinion
plateau
reservoir
respiration

Texas History Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

adobe
aquifer
arid
artifact
basins
bias
canal
century
chronology
citizen
climate
conquistador
council
decade
diversity
drought
elevation
environment
eras
escarpment
executive
federalism
friar
immigrate
judicial
landform
legislative
location
matrilineal
mestizo
middlemen
mission
navigate
patrilineal
plagiarism
plain
plateau
presidio
primary
privateer
province
relative
republic
rural
secondary
source
sovereignty
stockade
tepees
urban
viceroy

Argument analysis technique's Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A comparison between two things that helps the reader to draw conclusions about their similarities analogy
Suggests that families are good, especially traditional nuclear families appeal to family values
A story about someone or something that the writer has experienced or heard about Anecdote
Examining general rules and facts about a group to form a specific conclusion about one part of the group Deductive Reasoning
Overused phrase quickly understood by a wide audience Cliche
Repetition of a consonant, especially at the start of words Alliteration
Evidence in a visual form graphs and diagrams
Language that has a strong emotional impact. Uses the positive and negative connotations of words to influence the readers respond Emotive language
Uses 'we' 'our' 'us' etc. to include the readers in the same group as the writer Inclusive language
Figure of speech that identify a similarity between two different things. Metaphor and simile
Exaggerates the true situation for dramatic impact Exaggeration
Used to link together and develop an argument in support of the main contention reason and logic
Plays on people's tendency to react emotionally with their safety, security, country or loved ones as threatened appeal to fear
An idea or statement that someone takes for granted as being true assumption
facts, information or expert opinions to support an argument evidence

8th Grade Vocabulary Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ALLUSIONS
ANALOGY
ANALYZE
argumentative
bias
characterization
citation
claim
connotation
denotation
elaborate
evaluate
evidence
explanatory
expository
generalize
imagery
inference
irony
literal
memoir
paraphrase
persuasive
point of view
relevant
satire
stereotype
style
support
symbolism
textual evidence
theme
thesis
transition words
words cited

Earthquakes Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

magnitude
tension
shearing
stress
compression
mountain
energy
seismograph
friction
protect
liquefaction
shaking
tsunami
seismogram
fault
aftershock
seismic waves
tectonic plates
damage
earthquake

Earthquake Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The stress force that pulls on the crust and thins rock in the middle. Tension
The stress force that squeezes rock until it folds or breaks Compression
Stress that pushes a mass of rock in two opposite directions Shearing
A large area of flat land elevated high above sea level Plateau
The shaking and trembling that results from movement of rock beneath Earth's surface. Earthquake
The area beneath Earth's surface where rock that was under stress begins to break or move. Focus
The point on the surface directly above the focus Epicenter
Seismic waves that compress and expand the ground like an accordion P Waves
Seismic waves that can vibrate from side to side S Waves
An instrument that records and measures an earthquake's seismic waves Seismograph
A single number that geologists assign to an earthquake based on the earthquake's size Magnitude
The fault that cuts through rock at an angle, so one block of rock sits over the fault, while the other block lies under the fault. Normal fault

WAVES Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

wavelength
hertz
frequency
amplitude
earthquake
air
thunder
transverse
rarefaction
longitudinal
trough
crest
compression
kinetic
waves
medium

Earth Science Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

plateboundaries
reverse
normal
strikeslip
transform
divergent
convergent
compression
tension
shearing
continentalplates
erosion
earthquake
divergentplated
crust
core
lithoshere
transform plates
magma
subduction
plates
lava
convergentplates
fault
mantle
platetechtonics
pangea

RED CROSS FIRST AID Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

First responder
Redcross
Sling
Immobilize
Lungs
Heart
Bandage
Frost bite
Circulation
Gloves
Concent
Emergency
Poisons
Seizure
Prevention
Burns
Wounds
Aed
Stroke
Diabetes
Asthma
Five rights
Cardiac arrest
Bleeding
Heart attack
Anaphylaxis
Unconscious
Breathing
Airway
Choking
Chest compression
Shock
Splint
Check call care
Sample
Red cross
CPR
Haines
Henry Dunant

25 literary terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

1.a comparison between two things, typically for the purpose of explanation or clarification analogy
1.a short and amusing or interesting story about a real incident or person anecdote
1.a phrase or opinion that is overused and betrays a lack of original thought cliche
1.the subject of a talk, a piece of writing, a person's thoughts, or an exhibition; a topic theme
a recurring subject, theme, idea, etc., especially in a literary, artistic, or musical work motif
1.an imitation of the style of a particular writer, artist, or genre with deliberate exaggeration for comic effect parody
1.a statement or proposition that, despite sound (or apparently sound) reasoning from acceptable premises, leads to a conclusion that seems senseless, logically unacceptable, or self-contradictory paradox
1.a detailed analysis and assessment of something, especially a literary, philosophical, or political theory critique
1.place or deal with close together for contrasting effect juxtapose
a metaphor introduced and then further developed throughout all or part of a literary work, especially a poem extended metaphor
a play on words pun
the part of a sentence or clause containing a verb and stating something about the subject predicate
1.a subtle difference in or shade of meaning, expression, or sound nuance
a comparison using "like" or "as" simile
a word free from limitations or qualifications absolute
the word, phrase, or clause to which a pronoun refers antecedent
a long narrative poem epic
a sermon homily
the one who tells the story narrator
a story or narrated account narrative
the use of figures of speech to create a vivid image imagery
a conclusion one draws inference
the subject treated in a paragraph or work topic
a humorous imitation of serious work parody
a work in three parts trilogy

Stem crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

to get used to a new environment adapt
a brand of compressed air aerosol
a method to grow plants agriculture
something to measure altitude altimeter
AM (time) ante meridian
someone who hates the human race misanthrope
something you look through to see fish aquarium
a form of government ruled by a king or queen monarchy
the study of space and stars astronomy
a bunch of people that watch a performance audience
a book you write about your life autobiography
a meter to measure pressure barometer
something good that happens when you do something benefit
a two wheeled vehicle that you pedal bicycle
someone who is loves/admires books (biblio) bibliophile
the science of life biology
to meet your goal (deliver mail) success
a period of one-hundred years century
the center of an earthquake epicenter
the study of time chronology
a location or to direct an act against coordinate
a group of people that life and work together community
a small group of people that get together and talk (the school has them confrence
an illegal item or substance (airport bags) (prison) contraband
to get used to an environment adapt