Type
Word Search
Description

summary
statement
specfic
simile
setting
sequential word
root word
review
retell
reference

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

ANSWER KEY Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The maximum or minimum point of a quadratic function. vertex
The line of symmetry that runs through the vertex; can be found algebraically: x=-b/(2a) axis of symmetry
All the input values of a function. domain
All the output values of a function. range
x = -b ± √(b² - 4ac)/2a quadratic formula
one of the possible outcomes of a probability experiment event
a possible result of an experiment outcome
a diagram that shows how two or more sets in a universal set are related Ven diagram
a collection or list of items SET
events such that the outcome of one event does not affect the probability of the outcome of another event independent events
'sides and angles' that are images of each other will be equal if the two triangles are congruent. CORRESPONDING PARTS
Any number that can be written as a simple fraction, with a whole number numerator and denominator, such as terminating decimals, repeating decimals and integers. rational number
A square with a whole number root. perfect square
An angle of exactly 90 degrees. right angle
A triangle that contains a right angle. right triangle
Any number that cannot be written as a simple fraction, such as non-repeating, non-terminating decimals, square roots of non-perfect squares, pi. irrational number
The result of multiplying a number by itself square
Greek philosopher, 570-495 BC. There is no evidence that Pythagoras himself worked on or proved the Pythagorean Theorem, which was used previously by Babylonians and Indians. Pythagoras
A mathematical symbol that indicates the extraction of the root of the square inside. radical sign
the statement that the values of two mathematical expressions are equal equation
a numerical or constant quantity placed before and multiplying the variable in an algebraic expression Coefficient
solving a problem solutions
value that,when multiplied by itself,gives the number roots
relationship between two numbers indicating how many times the first number contains the second ratio
two ratios or fractions are equal proportion
relationship between two numbers indicating how many times the first number contains the second ratio
a single number or variable, or numbers and variables multiplied together terms
an unbroken part of a circle arc
an angle whose vertex is at the center of a circle central angle

English Composition Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The first stage in the writing process Prewriting
The second stage in the writing process Writing
The third stage in the writing process Rewriting
Essay that relates an event or tells a story Narrative
Essay that explains a term or a particular use of a word Definition
Essay that explains how something works Process
Essay that convinces someone of a particular point of view or action Argument
Who will read or receive an essay Audience
The subject of the essay Topic
The perspective from which an essay is told Point of view
Generating as many ideas as possible, without censoring Brainstorming
A sentence that conveys the main claim of the paper Thesis
Using someone else's words or ideas without credit Plagiarism
Things based on evidence, numbers, statistics, data, or documentation Facts
Things based on unproven beliefs Opinions
The author's attitude toward a subject Bias
Compare-__________: How two things are similar and different Contrast
Cause-__________: One thing leads to another Effect
Shows an indirect comparison using "like" or "as" Simile
Shows an indirect comparison without using "like" or "as" Metaphor
Something that represents something else Symbol
A form of internal business correspondence Memo
A word modifying a verb or adjective Adverb
Use of a comma when a hard break is needed Comma splice
In APA style, a list of sources used References
Appeal to reason Logos
Appeal to the character of the writer Ethos
Appeal to the audience's sympathies, values, beliefs, and emotions Pathos
Provides a concise and complete summary of the essay Abstract
__________ bibliography: List of references and commentary on each Annotated
Where the story takes place Setting
The author's attitude toward the text Tone
Break down into parts to see interrelationships Analyze
Put parts together in a new fashion Synthesize
__________ review: Reading and responding to a classmate's paper Peer
The ability to make new things or think of new ideas Creativity
__________ thinking: the ability to apply reasoning and logic to new or unfamiliar ideas Critical
The systematic investigation into and study of materials and sources in order to establish facts and reach new conclusions Research
A piece of writing that gives the author's own argument Essay

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

English Terms Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

alliteration
antagonist
aside
characterization
conflict
critique
dialogue
flashback
hyperbole
irony
metaphor
monologue
oxymoron
parallelism
paraphrase
personification
plot
protagonist
simile
summary
theme

5th Grade Reading STAAR Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Where and when the story takes place setting
The problem in the story conflict
Finding a solution to a problem resolution
What a piece of writing is mainly about main idea
The message of a piece of writing or what the author want you to learn theme
Brief statement of the main points of a story. B M E summary
The perspective from which a story is told point of view
Told from the viewpoint of one of the characters using the pronouns "I" and We" first person POV
A narrator tells the story third person POV
The repetition of consonant SOUNDS at the beginning of words. alliteration
Giving human qualities to non-human things personification
Comparison using like or as. simile
When a portion of the story goes back in time flashback
The use of clues to suggest events that will happen later in the plot foreshadow
Text + Schema = _____________________ inference
A conversation between two persons dialogue
Small text found near a picture captions
Words and phrases that create imagery by using the 5 senses fiction sensory details
The turning point in the action of a story climax

Accounting Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A balance sheet account that tracks the activities that last longer than an accounting period. Permanent Account
The purpose of the accounting cycle is to prepare ___________ statements like the balance sheet, income statement, statement of retained earnings, and statement of cash flows. Financial
The accounting ____________ is a tool used to help bookkeepers and accountants complete the accounting cycle and prepare year-end reports like unadjusted trial balances, adjusting journal entries, adjusted trial balances, and financial statements. Worksheet
A business transaction is recorded as a _____________ in the general journal to show how the event changed in the accounting equation. Journal Entry
A trial balance that lists of all company accounts that will appear on the financial statements after year-end adjusting journal entries have been made. Adjusted
An entry made at the end of an accounting period to zero out all temporary accounts and transfer their balances to permanent accounts. Closing Entry
An income statement account that is used to track accounting activity during an accounting period. Temporary Account
A record or document that contains account summaries for accounts used by a company. General Journal
An exchange of value between two different groups with financial or accounting significance. Transaction
Financial statement ____________ is the purpose of the accounting cycle. Preparation
The financial process starting with recording business transactions and leading up to the preparation of financial statements. Accounting Cycle

Figurative Language Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Comparison using like or as Simile
Comparison NOT using like or as Metaphor
Giving human characteristics to animals or inanimate objects Personification
The use of words that imitate sounds: crash, bang, hiss, splat Onomatopoeia
Two contradictory ideas side by side: jumbo shrimp or cruel kindness Oxymoron
An obvious and intentional exaggeration not meant to be taken seriously. Hyperbole
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or idea of historical, cultural, literary or political significance. Allusion
A set expression or phrase that is not meant to be interpreted literally: Every cloud has a silver lining. Idiom
Writing or speech that appeals to one or more of the five senses-sight, sound, smell, taste,and touch. This language creates word pictures, or images. Imagery
Concrete objects that represent abstract ideas, feelings, or thoughts Symbolism
The repetition of consonant sounds in the beginning of words: nodded, nearly, napping Alliteration
Words are used in such a way that their intended meaning is different from the actual meaning of the words Irony
A play on words Pun
The presentation of something as being smaller, worse, or less important than it actually is Understatement
The use of irony to mock or convey contempt. Sarcasm
sarcasm, irony, simile, personification, pun, metaphor, onomatopoeia, idiom, understatement, imagery, symbolism, oxymoron, hyperbole, allusion, alliteration Figurative Language

Python Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Personal Digital Assistant PDA
A person who writes computer programs Programmer
Programming Language Python
Represented all in zeros and ones Machine Language
Reads the source code of the program as written by programmers Interpreter
Text editor to write instructions into a file Script
Sequence of Python states that have been crafted to do something Program
Perform some set of statements repeatedly, usually with some variation Repeated Execution
Get data from the “outside world”. Input
Display the results of the program on a screen or store them in a file Output
Perform statements one after another in the order they are encountered in the script. Sequential Execution
Check for certain conditions and then execute or skip a sequence of statements Conditional Execution
when your program has good syntax but there is a mistake in the order of the statements Logic Errors
A property of a program that can run on more than one kind of computer Portability
An instruction that causes the Python interpreter to display a value on the screen Print Statement
The process of formulating a problem, finding a solution, and expressing the solution Problem Solving
A set of instructions that specifies a computation Program
When a program displays a message and pauses for the user to type some input to the program Prompt
Stores programs and data and retains its information even when the power is turned off. Secondary Memory
The meaning of a program Semantics
An error in a program that makes it do something other than what the programmer intended Semantic Error
A program in a high-level language Source Code

STAAR Vocabulary Review Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

antonym
bold
caption
cause
character
conflict
effect
evidence
fiction
heading
infer
italics
lesson
main idea
nonfiction
passage
photo
poem
predict
problem
purpose
resolution
rhyme
sequence
setting
stanza
strategy
summary
synonym
timeline