Type
Crossword
Description

the act of coming to live in a foreign country immigration
the position or status of being a citizen of a country citizenship
the power to make legal decisions and judgements jurisdiction
moral or legal requirements rights
legal obligations duties
relying on ones own abilities selfreliance
differences diversity
the act of becoming a citizen naturalization
something someone should do but is not legally entitled responsibilities
and amendment guaranteeing freedom of speech, religion, press etc. firstamendment
loyalty or commitment to a country allegiance
the act of being accountable accountability
fair treatment through the normal judicial system, especially as a citizen's entitlement. due process
someone living under a pledge of allegiance to a country citizen
the system of rules that a particular country or community recognizes as regulating the actions of its members and may enforce by the imposition of penalties. law

Choice Board Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A person who is legally recognized by a national state or commonwealth. Citizen
The status of being a citizen in any particular country. Citizenship
The power to officially be able to make legal judgments and decisions. Jurisdiction
A legal or moral entitlement to obtain or have something or to act a certain way Rights
The fact or state of having the duty to deal with something or having control over someone. Responsibilities
An action or task someone is required to perform. Duty
To admit a foreigner to be a citizen of a country. Naturalization
The act of coming to live in a new or foreign country. Immigration
The state of being diverse; variety. Diversity
Loyalty or commitment of a subordinate to a superior or of an individual to a group or cause. Allegiance
States that all people have the unalienable rights of freedom of speech, religion, press, petition, and assembly. First Amendment
Fair treatment through the normal judicial system, especially as a citizen's entitlement. Due Process
The system of rules that a particular country or community recognizes as regulating the actions of its members and may enforce by the imposition of penalties. Law
The fact or condition of being accountable; responsibility. Accountability
Reliance on one's own powers and resources rather than those of others. Self-Reliance

civics Crossword

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Crossword
Description

a legally recognized subject or national of a state or commonwealth, either native or naturalized: Citizen
The position or status of being a citizen of a particular country Citizenship
Official power to make legal decisions and judgments Jurisdiction
The power or opportunity to act or take charge before others do Rights
The state or fact of having a duty to deal with something or of having control over someone Responsibilites
A task or action that someone is required to perform Duties
The admittance of a foreigner to the citizenship of a country Naturalization
The action of coming to live permanently in a foreign country Immigration
The state of being diverse; variety Diversity
Loyalty or commitment of a subordinate to a superior or of an individual to a group or cause Allegiance
the US Constitution that prohibits any law limiting freedom with respect to religion, expression, peaceful assembly, or the right of citizens to petition the government First amendment
fair treatment through the normal judicial system, especially as a citizen's entitlement. Due process
System of rules which a particular country or community recognizes as regulating the actions of its members and which it may enforce by the imposition of penalties law
The fact or condition of being accountable; responsibility Accountability
Reliance on one's own powers and resources rather than those of others. Self reliance

Choice Board #2 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

an amendment to the U.S. Constitution, ratified in 1791 aspart of the Bill of Rights, prohibiting Congress from interfering with freedom of religion, speech, assembly, or petition. First Amendment
The fact or condition of being accountable Accountability
The system of rules that a particular country or community recognizes as regulating the actions of its members and may enforce by the imposition of penalties Law
Fair treatment through the normal judicial system,especially as a citizens entitlement Due Process
Loyalty or commitment of a subordinate to a superior or of an individual to a group Allegiances
A range of different things/people Diversity
The action of coming to live permanently in a foreign country immigration
The admittance of a foreigner to the citizenship of a country Naturalization
A task or action that someone is required to perform Duties
The opportunity or ability to act independently and make decisions without authorization Responsibilities
A moral or legal entitlement to have or obtain something or act in a certain way rights
The official power to make legal decisions and judgments jurisdiction
The position or status of being a citizen of a particular country. Citizenship
a legally recognized subject or national of a state or commonwealth, either native or naturalized. citizen
Reliance on one’s own power and resources rather than those of others Self-Reliance

Citizenship Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The studies of the duties and rights of citizens Civics
Members of a community who owe loyalty to the government and in exchange receive protection from the government citizenship
This founder of the U.S strongly believed in the importance of civics (last name) Jefferson
An act that a citizen is required to do (ex: pay taxes) duty
An act a citizen should do but is not required to (ex: voting) responsibility
In Ancient Greece and Rome citizenship was only granted to men who owned ________ property
Someone who is born in another country can choose to have a ____ citizenship dual
This process is a legal way to gain citizenship in the United States Naturalization
In order to become a U.S citizen you must have lived in the U.S for a minimum of _____ years five
The minimum age to become a U.S citizen eighteen
Americans can lose their citizenship in this number of ways three
The act of losing your naturalization denaturalization
A foreign born resident who has not been naturalized alien
A person fleeing danger in their country refugee
Today, ______ million people are living in the U.S illegally twelve
Here kids learn how to become good citizens school
Many consider this one of the most important American citizen responsibility voting
Respecting private and public property tolerance
The health, prosperity, and happiness of all the people in the community welfare
The practice of offering your time and services to others without receiving payment volunteerism
In this voulanteer organization members work on education, public safety, health, and the environment AmeriCorps
Foreign born people who have moved to a new country Immigrant
The key practices, relationships, and organizations in a society Institutions

Citizenship Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

State of being vested with the rights and duties of a citizen Citizenship
Actions and freedoms given to us by the US Constitution and its amendments rights
Optional, but encouraged actions of a citizen responsibilities
Actions required of an American citizen duties
A process foreigners must go through to become a citizen Naturalization
The amendment that gives us the freedoms of the RAPPS first amendment
Particular form of faith and worship religion
Gathering together in large groups, typically to protest. assembly
newspapers or journalists viewed collectfully press
Let you opinion be known to the public petition
the ability to express thoughts/feelings via speaking speech
the rights to do what you'd like without restraint freedoms
fair treatment through the judicial system due process
A system of rules of a particular area to regulate the actions of its members law
a mandatory payment to the government for them to distribute to a good cause tax
a distinguishing quality/charateristic trait
a trait which means you are reliable and truthful trustworthiness
act of being sincere honesty
being polite in one's manners and behavior with others courtesy
deep admiration of somebody/thing because of qualities/abilities/achievments respect
fact/act of being accountable accountability
dependant on one's own powers, not powers of others self reliance
Emotional attachment to your country/nation patriotism
Volunteer work with intentions to fix up/help people a particular area community service

Civics Vocab Words Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

If you are born in America then you have this. Citizenship
Every citizen has there own (what)? Rights
Trustworthiness, being honest, respect and accountability are all your (whats) as a citizen? Responsibilities
Jury duty and paying your taxes are your (what) as a citizen? duties
This is the process of becoming a citizen. Naturalization
The freedom of speech, petition, assembly, religion, and press are all stated in (what)? First Amendment
Anyone can believe in what ever they want, this is one of the 5 freedoms. Religion
As a citizen, you have the right to (what) peacefully in public grounds? Assemble
You have the right to say what ever you want on newspapers or on the news, this is the freedom of (what)? The press
You can make these or sign them if you want to, or feel that changes need to be made. Petitions
Every citizen of the U.S. have the right to express themselves the way they want to through (what) or any other way. Speech
All citizens have five (what) that are stated in the First Amendment. freedoms
This is a legal requirement that stops the state from taking away rights that every citizen should have. Due process
Everyone must follow these. Laws
Everyone must pay these. taxes
Everyone has characteristic (what) that makes them unique. traits
A responisble citizen tries to tell the truth as much as they can, they try to be (what)? trustworthy
What is always the best approach in life? Honesty
When at fancy parties it is important to be this. Courteous
To get this you have to give it. respect
Telling the teacher when someone cuts the lunch line is an example of what? accountability
A synonym of independence is this. Self-reliance
Colin Kaepernick isnt showing much of this by kneeling during the national anthem. Patriotism
Something we have to do this year that is mandatory is this. community service

Constitution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A national legislative body Congress
A person chosen or appointed to act or speak for a group Representative
A member of a senate Senator
A nation or territory considered as an organized political community under one government State
A legislative body of a country or state Legislature
A formal and organized process of selecting a member of a political body Election
A position of authority, trust, or service of a public nature Office
A draft of a proposed law presented to parliament for discussion Bills
A formal indication of a choice between two or more candidates Vote
A compulsory contribution to state revenue Taxes
A moral or legal obligation; a responsibility Duty
Movement of one part of something to another Migration
System of rules that a particular country or community recognizes as regulating the actions of its members Law
A formally concluded and ratified agreement between countries Treaty
A group of soldiers especially a cavalry unit commanded by a captain Troops
The leader of the United States President
of, by, or appropriate to a court or judge Judicial
Authority to act Power
A formal examination of evidence before a judge Trial
A body of people sworn to give a verdict in a legal case on the basis of evidence submitted to them in court Jury
An act of conflict between two countries War
Freedom from disturbance Peace
Having or relating to a system of government Federal
A moral or legal entitlement Rights
Branch responsible for putting policies or laws into effect Executive

Mock Trial Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

to clear from charge or accusation Acquit
to hear and settle a case Adjudicate
An act that violates the law Crime
Written declaration made under oath Affidavit
An assertion that must be proved with evidence Allegation
A defendant’s defense against charges Answer
Transferring a case to a higher court for review Appeal
Hears court appeals and reviews decisions Appellate court
Objecting that admits facts of an opponent’s argument that denies they sustain pleading Demurrer
To call the accused to answer the charge Arraignment
Someone’s specific attorney Attorney At Law
Responsible for the case Attorney of record
Assessing the cause of death and examining the cadaver Autopsy
Money in exchange for release of the arrested, in guarantee that they’ll come to trial Bail
Court attendant who keeps order Bailiff
Responsible of proving a charge or allegation Burden of Proof
Facts or evidence in support of claim Case
Hall for trials and court Chambers
Laws of a nation dealing with rights of citizens Civil Law
Summing up important arguments, after seeing evidence Closing Argument
Filed in court against someone, by a plaintiff Complaint
When someone is officially guilty of a crime Conviction
Someone who investigates suspicious deaths Coroner
One who gives advice on legal matters Counsel
Group of people who make decisions about legal cases, and the time when this happens Court
When the accused is charged and judged Criminal action
System for those who commit (or are accused of) crimes Criminal law
Witness is interrogated/extends testimony Cross Examination
Award as compensation for loss/injury, usually money Damages
The accused party Defendant
Questioning a witness Direct Examination
Fair treatment of anyone in court Due Process Of Law
Anything giving information on the case(documents, testimony, items) Evidence
Document or article that is inspected; a form of evidence Exhibit
Crime that is more serious than a misdemeanor Felony
Formal charge for crime Indictment
Court order that prohibits a party of from specific action Injunction
Witnesses must leave the room when someone is appealing to the judge Invoke the Rule
One who hears and decides on court of law Judge
Right to interpret and apply law Jurisdiction
A jury of 12-23 people Jury Grand
Sits at civil and criminal cases Jury Petit

Unit 1 Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

State of being vested with the rights, privileges, and duties of a citizen Citizenship
Civil Rights Rights
State or fact of being responsible Responsibility
Something one is expected or required to do Duites
To confer upon the rights and privileges of a citizen Naturalization
Amendment to the constitution First Amendment
Set of beliefs concerning the cause, nature, and purpose Religion
Assembling or coming together Assembly
Act upon steadily applied weight or force Press
Formally drawn request Petition
Faculty or power of speaking Speech
State of being free Freedoms
Owed at present Due
Systematic series of actions directed to some end Process
Principles and regulations established Law
Sum of money demanded by government Tax
Distinguishing characteristic or quality Trait
Deserving of trust Trustworthiness
Quality or fact of being honest Honesty
Evidence of manners Courtesy
Particular, detail, or point Respect
State of being accountable Accountability
Reliance on oneself Self- Reliance
Devoted love, support, defense of ones country Patriotism
Voluntary work intended to help people in particular area Community Service

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