Type
Word Search
Description

brianstorming
closing
collaborate
edit
opening
organizing
purpose
reflect
reread
revise
rhetorical
summary
thesis
thesis
topic

AVID Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

I Will Be Great
Cornell Way
Planner
Research
Pennant
Graduate
Reflection
Summary
Field Trips
Tutors
Costas Levels
WICOR
Reading
Organization
Collaboration
Inquiry
Writing
GPA
Success
A-G Requirements
Tutorial
Binder Check
Cornell Notes
Determination
Individual
Via
Advancement
University
College
AVID

Writing Terms Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

prompt
CHROMEBOOKS
CONCLUSION
COUNTERARGUMENT
DESCRIPTION
DRAFTING
EDITING
FRAGMENT
HOOK
INTRODUCTION
METAPHORS
NARRATIVE
PERSUASIVE
PREWRITING
PROCESS
PUBLISHING
REVISING
RUNON
SIMILES
THESIS
WRITING

ACT English and Reading Words Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

DETAILS
PURPOSE
TOPIC
COMPREHEND
PREDICT
PARAPHRASE
SKIM
NATURAL SCIENCE
HUMANITIES
SOCIAL SCIENCE
PROSE FICTION
BENCHMARK
CONCISE
CONSTRUCTION
WORDINESS
REDUNDANCY
PARALLELSISM
MISPLACEDMODIFIER
FRAGMENT
RUNON
PRONOUNS
NOUNS
AGREEMENT
DASH
PARENTHESES
SEMICOLON
COLON
APOSTROPHES
COMMAS
ORGANIZATION
LETTEROFTHEDAY
NOCHANGE
READ
RHETORIC
PUNCTUATION
GRAMMAR
FORMAT
DIRECTIONS
PACING
ANSWERS
PASSAGES
QUESTIONS
MAINIDEA
MULITPLECHOICE
WRITING
MINUTES
READING
ENGLISH

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

STAAR VOCABULARY Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

FRAME STORY
SARCASM
IRONY
SITUATIONAL IRONY
DRAMATIC IRONY
VERBAL IRONY
TOPIC
AUTHOR
STAAR
DESCRIPTION
DIALOGUE
PERSONIFICATION
MAIN IDEA
JUXTAPOSITION
METAPHOR
SIMILIE
GRAMMAR
CONCLUSION
THESIS
EDIT
REVISE
DENNOTATION
CONNOTATION
WRITING
ENGLISH
SUMMARY
CLIMAX
RISING ACTION
CHARACTER
PLOT
VIGNETTES
PARAGRAPH
EXPOSITORY

The Writing Process Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the steps or stages involved in writing process
adding words/phrases or removing parts editing
the shape the writing will take format
the person with whom you share your writing for feedback peer
the reason for writing purpose
presenting your final product publishing
affects what and how you write writing variables
the subject of your writing topic
a possible format poem
the purpose of a comic strip to entertain
the person(s) for whom you are writing audience
the stage where you gather ideas through brainstorming prewriting
checking your final draft for mistakes in punctuation or spelling proofreading
the purpose of a news report to inform
the purpose of an essay encouraging a ban on cell phones in schools to persuade

Writing Process Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the first stage of the writing process, typically followed by drafting, revision, editing and publishing prewritting
Sharing the work publishing
quality, feeling, or attitude tone
Writing down ideas brainstorming
main part of a story plot
Grammatical errors editing
Correcting, rewriting revison
Attention getter hook
Putting it all together Drafting
Intense point climax
usually one sentence, that summarizes the main poin thesis

Ms.Barrow's Essay Writing Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The main idea of your essay thesis
You use __________ to support your ideas and points evidence
A noun or noun phrase that renames another noun in the sentence. appositive
When you expand or explain your evidence, it is called_________. elaboration
You create this as a plan before writing your essay. outline
Your thesis statement goes in the __________ sentence of your Intro paragraph. last
The first step of the writing process. (4 words) breakdowntheprompt
Term that means what or who your essay is about. topic
You must ______ evidence cite
Words or phrases that provide a connection between ideas, sentences, and paragraphs. transistions
Special paragraph that must be included in an argumentative essay. counterclaim
You must identify the prompt's task, topic, and __________ focus
The last paragraph of an essay conclusion
Attention grabber hook
You write with a __________ pencil
Always put your ______________ on assignments. name
person, place, thing, idea noun
action word verb
acronym used to remember conjunctions fanboys
Language ________ arts
Fill in the _________ thesis blank

Writing & Editing Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

UNDERLINE
TOPIC
SUPPORTIVE
SPELLING
SENTENCE
REVISE
QUESTION MARK
PUNCTUATION
PUBLISH
PROOFREAD
PREWRITE
PARAGRAPH
INSERT
INDENT
EXCLAMATION POINT
DRAFT
DELETE
CONCLUSION
COMMA
CAPITAL LETTER
BRAINSTORM

Writing Process Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

body
brainstorming
branching
concluding
craft
entires
essay
free writing
ideas
introductory
journal
mapping
organize
outlining
paragraph
peer review
plan
proofreading
revising
think
visualize
write