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EXPOSED
DRY
LIMITED
AUTHORIZED
RESIST
UNREMARKABLE
ABUNDANT
ENDURE
EXTENSIVE
DISTINCTIVE
SHELTERED
SCANT
FORBIDDEN
RAINY

The Civil Rights Movement Crossword

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Crossword
Description

to forbid or to prevent by law prohibit
to abstain from buying or using products boycott
to separate by group, race, religion segregation
to hold out against, to give in without resistance endure
to eliminate or get rid of racial segregation desegregation
to refrain from, strive against, or oppose resistance
to challenge the power, resist boldly defy
a small group or part of society minority
a person that fights for the rights of others activist
to bring together or combine integrate
to break a law violation
a demonstration to go against something or show disapproval protest
the condition of having little to no money, or means of support poverty
forbidden by law illegal
equal or fair rights civil rights
the month of Dr. MLK's birthday January
city where Dr. MLK was killed Memphis
the number of children Dr. MLK had four
the month Dr. MLK died April
an organization that fought for the rights of African Americans NAACP
The city where Dr. MLK was from Atlanta
the type of protest that Dr. MLK believed in nonviolent
the name of Dr. MLK's wife Coretta
refused to give up her seat on a bus Rosa Parks
city where Dr. MLK got his first preaching job Montgomery

Human Impacts on the Environment Crossword

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Crossword
Description

a gradual increase in the overall temperature of the earth's atmospher Global warming
the increase in the number of individuals in a population population growth
environmental conditions that limit the growth, abundance, or distribution of an organism or a population of organisms in an ecosystem. Limiting Factor
crops that a region can support without environmental degradation. Carrying Capacity
the distribution of people among various ages. Age Structure
the presence in or introduction into the environment of a substance or thing that has harmful or poisonous effects. Pollution
cannot be readily replaced nonrenewable resources
may include goods or commodities such as wood, paper and leather renewable resources
cause economic or environmental harm or harm to human health invasive species
the action of clearing a wide area of trees. deforestation
the variety of life in the world or in a particular habitat or ecosystem. biodiversity

Biodiversity Word Search

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Word Search
Description

abundance
adaptations
animal
biodiversity
biological
biome
climate
ecosystem
environment
extinct
factors
habitat
key
living
organism
pitfall trap
plant
quadrat
species
variability

Vitamins & Minerals Crossword

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Crossword
Description

__________ helps in energy production and helps the body resist infection. NIACIN
Meat, poultry, leafy vegetables, dried fruit all help with _________. IRON
_________, orange fruits, dairy products all help with vitamin A. SPINACH
Vitamin E is a _____________. ANTIOXIDANT
Vitamin B helps protect against __________ and form red blood cells. INFECTION
Vitamin D enchances __________ absorption. CALCIUM
___________ builds and renews bones and teeth. PHOSPHORUS
Vitamin A promotes ___________ skin and hair. HEALTHY
Calcium regulates __________, muscles and nerves. HEARTBEAT
___________ maintains healthy nerves, brain and muscle functions. THIAMIN
A vitamin that keeps the lining of the nose,mouth and digestive tract healthy is ________. RIBOFLAVIN
Another name for folic acid that helps rebuild red blood cells and prevents birth defects is _________. FOLATE
Iron helps rebuild and renew _________ to carry oxygen to cells. HEMOGLOBIN
Sodium, chloride and ____________ help with muscles and nerve actions. POTASSIUM
Foods like meat, liver, fish, dairy products, whole grain breads are all good sources of _________. ZINC
Sodium, chloride and potassium help maintain the body's __________ of fluid. BALANCE
Small amounts of __________ is added to the water supply in many communities. FLUORIDE
Vitamin K helps blood ________. CLOT
The body also ____________ vitamin D itself when exposed to sunlight. PRODUCES
Vitamin C helps wounds ________, keeps blood vessels healthy and increases resistance to infections. HEAL

Habitats Word Search

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Word Search
Description

diverse
animal
human
arctic tundra
rainforest
desert
grasslands
arrangement
food
habitat
shelter
space
water

All About Pandas Word Search

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Description

Adapt
Apples
Bamboo
Bear
Black
Carrots
Cat Bear
China
Climb
Cloudy
Cold
Cub
Cute
Emma
Endangered
Forest
Fur
Giant
Habitat
Mountains
Mr Mehlin
Paws
Rainy
Solitary
Sweet Potatoes
Trisha
White

Predator/Prey Adventure Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A common animal sign, droppings or excrement. scat
The decaying flesh of dead animals. Carrion
Physical or behavioral changes that help a plant or animal best survive in their environment. Adaptation
An animal that hunts and kills other animals. Predator
Food provides _________ to grow. Energy
The place where an animals finds all the things it needs to live. Habitat
An animal that eats only other animals (eats meat) Carnivore
The number of animals or plants of one species that it a piece of land can support is called it's Carrying ________. Capacity
When an area of habitat is reduced to small, isolated patches. Fragmentation
A science that focuses on the relationships of plants and animals to one another and to their environment. Ecology
An ____________ species is threatened with extinction Endangered
A group of living organisms that are similar and can reproduce. Species
__________ receive energy directly from the sun through photosynthesis. Producers
The four parts of a habitat are; food, ______, shelter, and space. water
An animal that eats both plants and other animals (meat). Omnivore
An animals that eats dead plants and animals. decomposer
Environmental conditions that limit the growth, abundance, or distribution of an organism or a population of organisms in an ecosystem are known as limiting __________. factors
__________ receive energy by eating other organisms. consumers
An ____________ species occurs when there are no more individuals of that species alive anywhere in the world. Extinct
An animal that eats only plants. herbivore
Provides protection for plants and animals from danger. shelter
In order for plants and animals to survive they must find ______. food
In order for plants and animals to live and grow in their habitat they must have enough ________. space
An animal that is hunted by other animals. prey

ecosystems Crossword

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Crossword
Description

the biotic and abiotic factors in the area where an organism lives. habitat
the physical, chemical, and biological factors that a species needs to survive, stay healthy, and reproduce niche
when two organisms fight for the same limited resources Competition
one organism captures and feeds upon another Predation
: close relationships between two organisms of different species that live with one another symbiosis
Both organisms benefit Mutualism
One organism is benefited, the other organism is neither harmed nor benefited Commensalism
One organism is harmed, the other organism is benefited Parasitism
a measurement of the number of individuals living in a defined Population density
refers to how a population is spread in an area. Population dispersion
rapid population increase due to an abundance of resources Exponential growth
is due to a population facing limited resources. Logistic growth
limiting factors limit a population’s growth regardless of the density. Density-independent

Literary Devices Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Repetition of a beginning sound for effect. Alliteration
Reference to a well known character or event from history, literature etc. Allusion
Repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthong. Ex: belt, felt Assonance
Reassurance of similar sounds especially consonants. Ex: pitter, patter. Consonance
A positive statement expressed by negating its opposite expressions. Litotes
a long narrative poem about someone who does heroic deeds. Ex: The Oddessy Epic
Language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that is different from the literal interpretation. Figurative Language
Poetry that is free from limitations of regular meter or rhythm and does not rhyme with fixed forms. Free Verse
Extreme Exaggeration. Hyperbole
Phrase or word stating one unlike thing is another Metaphor
Words that imitate sound. Onomatopoeia
Giving human qualities to inanimate objects. Personification
Repeats same word or phrase to make idea more clear Repetition
Correspondence of sound between the words or the endings of words especially when these are at the ends of lines of poetry. Rhyme
Comparing two unlike things using 'like' or 'as' Simile
The person telling the story. (Not to be confused with author) Speaker
A group of lines forming the basic reassuring metrical unit in a poem; a verse, Stanza
Mental Picture created by the way the author writes Imagery
Story poem or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one. Ex: Animal Farm Allegory
Phrase so overused it lost its original meaning. Cliche
The use of humor, irony exaggeration or ridicule to expose and criticize peoples stupidity or vices. Ex: Animal Farm Satire

"Mississippi Solo" Vocabulary Words Word Search

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author's style
avalanche
dale
ethereal
insulate
memoir
Natchez
puce
scant
splinter