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Word Search
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Schoolage
Supplies
Template
Programming
Relationships
Materials
Resources
Outcomes
Organized
Prepared
Enjoyment
Challenging
Engaging
Goals
Practice
Appropriate
Developmentally
Quality
Differentiation
Afterschool

Educational and Career Exploration Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A trainee engages in learning an occupation under the guidance and direction of a skilled worker; a 3-4 year training program on-the- job training with related technical instruction. apprenticeship
Advising, Placement, and Retention System – an assessment-advising program designed to identify the basic skill levels of students as they enter two-year institutions. ASSET
Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery – is a test developed and maintained by the United States Department of Defense. ASVAB
Achieved after completion of a curriculum meeting the demands of a 4- year college program. Bachelors degree
A written statement that is accepted as proof of certain facts; often relating to the attainment of specific skills. Certificate
Postsecondary career, educational and financial planning site; provides comprehensive information in a web-based format of middle and high school students, parents, and counselors. This site includes comparative information about all of North Carolina’s two and four year postsecondary institutions, financial aid, and application services. This program is a partnership among the University of North Carolina General Administration, the College Foundation of North Carolina, and the State Educational Assistance Authority. CFNC
A postsecondary school where a student might receive a bachelor’s degree, master’s, or doctoral degree in a specific discipline. College/University
Type of college with up to 2-year programs leading to certificates, diplomas, or associate degrees. Community college
Paid employment with an educational component provided in a career-technical class and supervised by school personnel. Cooperative education
A pathway, which a student selects in high school. Course of study
End-of- course assessment. EOC
A purpose/objective. Goals
Allows the student the opportunity to observe and participate in activities related to a career field; supervised by school personnel and related to the student’s career choice. (May be paid or unpaid) Internship
A short-term experience that allows the student to follow an experienced worker and see the day-to- day activities of a particular career. Job shadowing
An advanced 2-year program completed after attainment of a bachelor’s degree. Masters degree
A certified, experienced, skilled craftsperson that has successfully completed an apprenticeship program. Journey Worker
Special skills may be developed through educational programs in the armed services. Military
Paid employment that is not supervised by school personnel; may or may not be related to the student’s career choice. Parttime jobs
Education after high school. Postsecondary
A privately owned school that operates for profit for those seeking vocational training. Proprietary school
Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test: A practice test that measures the critical thinking, mathematical reasoning, and writing skills that students need to do college-level work. PSAT
Education and training provided by an employer that usually takes place at a work site. On the job training
Scholastic Aptitude Test – a test that measures the critical thinking mathematical, reasoning, and writing skills students need to do college-level work. SAT
(CTSO-Career and Technical Student Organization) Vocational student organization; nonprofit, national organization with state and local chapters that exist to develop leadership skills and good citizenship among members; each organization is composed of vocational students interested in a specific occupational area. Student organizations
Practices used to prepare for learning and assessment of subject matter. Study habits
Practices used to prepare for learning and assessment of subject matter. Test-taking skills
An academic record; an official record of grades earned during a high school career. Transcript
Vocational Competency Achievement Tracking System is a competency-based instructional management system that focuses on the individual student and tracks his/her achievement in relation to a predetermined set of core competencies. VOCATS
A contribution of free labor, usually to a non-profit organization. Volunteer

Interviewing Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Education
Information
Grooming
Interests
Skills
Employer
Attitude
Jobs
Experience
Practice
Research
Goals
Friendly
Confidence
Poise
VerbalSkills
BodyLanguage
Appropriate
Attire
Prepare
ThankYouLetter
CoverLetter
Career
Questions
Performance
Interview
Resume

Natural Resources Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Any material made naturally that is used by humans or living things. Natural Resources
A natural resource that can be used and replaced over a relatively short time. Renewable Resource
A natural resource that cannot be replaced or that can be replaced only over thousands or millions of years. Nonrenewable resource
Energy as solar, wind, or nuclear energy that can replace traditional fossil fuel sources, such as coal, oil, and natural gas. Alternative energy
Renewable energy derived from burning organic materials such as wood and alcohol. Biomass energy
Conservation method in which old materials are processed to make new ones. Recycling
Nonrenewable energy resource, such as oil and coal, formed over millions of years from the remains of dead plants and other organisms. Fossil Fuel
Inexhaustible energy resource that used hot magma or hot, dry rocks from below Earth's surface to generate electricity. Geothermal energy
Electricity produced by water-power using large dams in a river. Hydroelectric energy
Alternative energy source that is based on atomic fission. Nuclear energy
Energy from the Sun that is clean, inexhaustible, and can be transformed into electricity by solar cells. Solar energy
Careful use of resources to reduce damage to the environment though such methods as composting and recycling materials. Conservation
A resource that remains in constant supply and will not run out. Inexhaustible source
Fossil fuel formed from marine organisms that is often found in tilted or folded rock layers and is used for cooking and heating. Natural gas

GoodStart Practice Guide Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

practices
purposeful
intentional
outcomes
eylf
learning
evidence
evaluation
documentation
rituals
materials
relationships
resources
program
planning
environments
experiences
framework
routines
time
space
interactions
istep
professional

Technology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The opening page of a website. homepage
A computer language used to create web pages. HTML
A file format for compressing pictures JPEG
A link from a hypertext file or document to another location or file, activated by clicking on a highlighted word or image on the screen. hyperlink
The ability to use technology to find, organize, and evaluate information. digitalliteracy
A group of networked computers that share a common address (.edu, .com). Domain
The process of converting data into code. encryption
A security system that protects a network. firewall
A way to narrow search results by using the operators AND, OR, & NOT. BooleanLogic
A temporary storage place for quick retrieval of frequently used data. cache
A small text file stored in a computer’s hard drive by a website. cookie
An organized collection of information that is searchable. database
To practice appropriate and responsible behavior when using technology digitalcitizenship
The text field in a web browser where an URL is displayed or typed. addressbar
The amount of data that can be sent through a connection at one time. bandwidth
To save the URL of a webpage for easy access in the future. bookmark
Instructions you input for a computer to follow. code
The action of writing CODE or instructions for the computer to follow. programming
An unit of memory (8 binary digits represent a character). byte
Central Processing Unit- The brain of the computer. cpu
A program that searches for items in a database or sites on the WWW. searchengine
Uniform Resource Locator- The address of a resource on the WWW. url
A program used to navigate the WWW. browser
The global system of interconnected computer networks that link billions of devices. internet
A set of computers connected together for the purpose of sharing resources. network
Hyper Text Transfer Protocol- the set of rules for transferring files on the World Wide Web. http

Vocabulary Glossary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Oral and written language used for academic purposes. academic language
Specific ways that academic language (vocabulary, functions, discourse, syntax) is used by students to participate in learning tasks through reading, writing, listening, and/or speaking to demonstrate their disciplinary understanding. language demands
The content and language focus of the learning task represented by the active verbs within the learning outcomes. language functions
Includes words and phrases that are used within disciplines including: (1) words and phrases with subject-specific meanings that differ from meanings used in everyday life (e.g., table); (2) general academic vocabulary used across disciplines (e.g., compare, analyze, evaluate); and (3) subject-specific words defined for use in the discipline. vocabulary
Includes the structures of written and oral language, as well as how members of the discipline talk, write, and participate in knowledge construction. discourse
The set of conventions for organizing symbols, words, and phrases together into structures. syntax
The scaffolds, representations, and pedagogical strategies teachers provide to help learners understand, use, and practice the concepts and language they need to learn within disciplines. language supports
Refers to the activities undertaken by teachers and by their students that provide information to be used as feedback to modify teaching and learning activities. assessment
Refers to specific background information that students bring to the learning environment which includes interests, knowledge, everyday experiences, family backgrounds personal assets
Refers to the cultural backgrounds and practices that students bring to the learning environment, such as traditions, languages and dialects, worldviews, literature, and art cultural assets
Refers to common backgrounds and experiences that students bring from the community where they live, such as resources, local landmarks, community events and practices community assets
Submitted as part of each task and, along with artifacts, make up your evidence. commentary
Performance indicators or dimensions that are used to assess evidence of student learning that indicates the qualities by which levels of performance can be differentiated and that anchor judgments about the learner’s degree of success on an assessment. evaluation criteria
Includes activities, discussions, or other modes of participation that engage students to develop, practice, and apply skills and knowledge related to a specific learning goal. learning task
Consistancies for different groups of students or individuals that indicate in a numerical way the information understood from the assessment Quantitative patterns
consistancies for different groups of students or individuals that includes descriptions of understandings, misunderstandings, and/or developmental approximations that could explain quantitative patterns Qualitative patterns
Instructional strategies, learning tasks and materials, and other resources deliberately designed to facilitate student learning of the central focus. planned supports
A close and harmonious relationship in which the people or groups understand each other’s feelings or ideas and communicate well with each other rapport
A positive feeling of esteem or deference for a person and specific actions and conduct representative of that esteem. respect
Includes transitional spelling or other attempts to use skills or strategies just beyond a student’s current level/capability. developmental approximations
An approach selected deliberately by a reader or writer to comprehend or compose text. essential literacy strategy
Specific knowledge needed for reading and writing, including phonemic/phonological awareness; print concepts; decoding; word analysis; sight-word recognition; and spelling, punctuation, or other language conventions. literacy skills
Literacy skills that students will develop and practice while learning an essential literacy strategy for comprehending or composing text within the learning segment. related skills
An assessment given periodically, to determine at a particular point in time what students know and do not know relative to content standards. Summative assessments
Assessments are incorporated into classroom practice and can provide information needed to adjust teaching and learning as students approach full mastery of content formative assessments
The capacity to think logically about the relationships among concepts and situations. mathematical reasoning
Conceptual understanding, procedural fluency, and reasoning/problem-solving skills. mathematical understandings
A critical component of mathematical proficiency procedural fluency
Means to support students to revisit and review a topic with a different set of strategies, representations, and/or focus to develop understandings and/or correct misconceptions. re-engagement
The term representation refers both to process and to product representation

1.1 The study of Children Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Period of great growth and change between childhood and adulthood Adolescence
The study of how children grow and change physically, intellectually, emotionally, socially and morally ChildDevelopment
Development process that refers to the ability to experience, express, and control emotions Emotional
A person's surroundings and everything in them, including both human and non-human factors Environment
Austrian psychiatrist whose theory states that a person's early emotional experiences affect adult life profoundly SigmundFreud
The sum of all the qualities a person inherits from his or her parents at birth Heredity
A series of stages a person passes through during his or her lifetime IndividualLifeCycle
Period of childhood from birth up to one year Infancy
A developmental process that referss to the growth of the brain and tbe use of mental skills Intellectual
Italian educator whose theory states children learn best through their sences pursuing their own intrests at their own rate MariaMontessori
A school providing children freedom within limits aby a rather structured approach, and a fixed method in which materials are presented MontessoriSchool
Developmental process that refers to the ability to know right from wrong Moral
An act of recognizing and recording behavior Observation
A developmental process that refers to the physical growth of a person's body Physical
The first to study children in a scientific way; he said that children go through four stages of thinking and should be given learning tasks suitable for each stage JeanPiaget
Period of childhood from three to five years of age Preschooler
A child old enough to attend school. Ages 5-12 Schoolage
A developmental process that refers to the way people relate to others around them Social
A scientifically acceptable followed as the basis of action Theory
Period of childhood from one to three years of age Toddler

Leadership Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

persevere
time
trust
trustworthiness
responsiblity
citizenship
fairness
successful
planning
programs
collaboration
goals
empathy
polite
communication
teamwork
compassion
reliable
teacher
student
thoughtful
leadership
leader
courage
hardworking
honest
mature
caring
friendly
respect

Leadership Qualities Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

to regard highly or favorably; regard with respect or admiration: Esteem
moral or ethical quality: Character
freedom from deceit, hypocrisy, or duplicity Sincerity
the ability to be relied on or depended on Reliability
the state or fact of being responsible, answerable, or accountable responsibility
a call or summons to engage in any contest, as of skill, strength, etc. challenge
a keen sense of what is appropriate, tasteful, or aesthetically pleasing; taste; discrimination. Tact
The true or actual state of a matter: Truth
the quality of mind or spirit that enables a person to face difficulty, danger, pain, etc., without fear; bravery. Courage
esteem for or a sense of the worth or excellence of a person, a personal quality or ability Respect
cooperative or coordinated effort on the part of a group of persons acting together as a team or in the interests of a common cause. Teamwork
cooperative or coordinated effort on the part of a group of persons acting together as a team or in the interests of a common cause. Enthusiasm
a guiding or directing head, as of a movement Leader
the act of committing, pledging, or engaging oneself. Commitment
truthfulness, sincerity, or frankness: Free of deceit or fraud Honesty
adherence to moral and ethical principles; soundness of moral character; honesty. Integrity
full trust; belief in the powers, trustworthiness, or reliability of a person or thing: Confidence
the act of coming to a decision or of fixing or settling a purpose. Determination
honesty, fairness, or integrity in one's beliefs and actions: Honor
the imparting or interchange of thoughts, opinions, or information by speech, writing, or signs. Communication
a feeling of wonder or approval. Admiration
a wise and trusted coach, counselor or teacher. Mentor
steady persistence in a course of action, a purpose, a state, etc., especially in spite of difficulties, obstacles, or discouragement. perseverance
the state or quality of being loyal; faithfulness to commitments or obligations. Loyalty
the ability to judge, make a decision, or form an opinion objectively, Judgement
the manner in which one conducts or carries oneself, including posture and gestures Bearing

Happy & Healthy Relationships Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

fulfillment
joy
goal-setting
share
challenge
time
listen
partnership
healthy
be yourself
role model
honesty
values
leadership
peace
conversation
nice
progress
support
motivation
high-energy
freedom
success
love
positive attitude