Type
Word Search
Description

paragraph
write
reading
literal
grammar
conclusion
chapter
verb
noun
adjective
topic
summary
predict
main idea
hyperbole
synonym
evidence
onomatopoeia
context clues
text features
caption
antonym
nonfiction
fiction
trait
idiom
inference
metaphor
simile
figurative language
text
narrator
opinion
fact
description
solution
problem
effect
cause
comprehension
vocabulary
authors purpose
point of view
details
plot
theme
text structure
sequence
contrast
compare

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

Language Arts Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

summarize
connect
clarify
predict
conclusion
indent
topic sentence
justify
claim
chronological order
POV
legend
myth
foreshadow
setting
conflict
plot
hyperbole
alliteration
argument
supporting details
main idea
context clues
metaphor
simile

STAAR Vocabulary Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

stanza
humorous
lyrical
narrative
suffix
prefix
antonym
synonym
biography
autobiography
conclusion
evidence
effect
cause
imagery
topic
resolution
solution
conflict
problem
inference
schema
detail
summary
nonfiction
fiction
characters
setting
selection
passage

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

Reading words Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

recording
collecting
finding
synthesize
gather
information
theme
symbolism
personification
hyperbole
see
feel
taste
hear
smell
satire
allusion
onomatopoeia
alliteration
imagery
irony
tone
event
mood
metaphor
simile
contrast
compare
opposite
different
same
nevertheless
accordingly
unless
but
also
since
because
supporting
stated
implied
details
passage
point
idea
main
cognate
structure
translation
highlight
detailed
define
sentence
breakdown
understand
examples
unnown
help
vocabulary
hint
meanings
context
analyze
words
phrases
clues

Final Exam Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

context clues
simile
life
faverd
argumentative essay
narrative
credible
metaphor
character
personification
analogy
irony
genre
argument
onomatopoeia
figurative language
cite
audience
connotation
contrast
compare
claim
denotation
inference
hyperbole
alliteration

ELA FSA Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

different
similar
author
paragraph
explicit
reread
vocabulary
success
think
smart
strategy
passage
text
support
idea
theme
perspective
explain
describe
details
idiom
metaphor
simile
evidence
context
contrast
compare
sequence
effect
cause

Elements of Literature Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

making an educated guess based on clues from the text and your own knowledge inference
part represents a whole- ex. my wheels have 
arrived synecdoche
the use of words that seem to imitate the sounds that they refer to onomatopoeia
an exaggerated statement, not meant to be taken literally hyperbole
the problem of the story(man vs man) conflict
the lesson or the message of the piece theme
the attitude or 'voice of the writer tone
used to introduce a list or draw attention to information that follows colon
determining the ways two or more things are different contrast
font used in Titles or to indicate special words itallicize
the most important idea of a story or paragraph main idea
the turning point in the action of the story climax

Week 27 STAAR Vocabulary Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

indicates
differ
excerpt
nonfictional
fictional
achieve
except
alliteration
hyperbole
personification
simile
metaphor
summary
mainidea
evidence
stanza
omniscient
firstperson
reveal
italic
conclude
infer
imply
compare
contrast
figurativelanguage
mood
tone
convey
express

Language Features Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

informal
formal
pronouns
sensory
imagery
descriptive
persuasive
rhetorical
preposition
repetition
adjective
noun
adverb
verb
connective
personification
hyperbole
alliteration
metaphor
simile
onomatopoeia