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24 terms
NWEA Vocabulary
intent
parable
archetype
alliteration
Purpose
a short story that teaches a lesson or truth
A prototype or original model
Repetition of initial sounds
intent
Purpose
parable
a short story that teaches a lesson or truth
20 terms
NWEA Vocabulary
Allegory
Alliteration
Antagonist
Aside
A story in which characters represent moral qualities.
Repeating consonant sounds, especially at the beginning of wo…
A character or force that causes another character to struggl…
Words spoken by an actor directly to the audience, which are…
Allegory
A story in which characters represent moral qualities.
Alliteration
Repeating consonant sounds, especially at the beginning of wo…
59 terms
NWEA Vocabulary
acronym
anecdote
antonym
aphorism
a word made from the initial letters of other words
a usually short narrative of an interesting, amusing, or biog…
a word opposite in meaning to another
an original thought, spoken or written in a brief and memorab…
acronym
a word made from the initial letters of other words
anecdote
a usually short narrative of an interesting, amusing, or biog…
145 terms
NWEA Vocabulary
Literary Element
Memorandum
Narrate
Parable
Includes all the elements in a story: plot, rising action, fa…
A written proposal or reminder
To tell a story.
A short moral story (often with animal characters)
Literary Element
Includes all the elements in a story: plot, rising action, fa…
Memorandum
A written proposal or reminder
17 terms
NWEA Vocabulary
illustrate
foreshadowing
main idea
summary
explain
warning of a future event
what the text is mostly about
includes the main idea, only important ideas and keywords, wr…
illustrate
explain
foreshadowing
warning of a future event
61 terms
nwea vocabulary
atlas
main idea
biography
compound word
a collection of maps in book form
what a piece of writing is mainly about
an account of the series of events making up a person's life
A compound word is made when two words are joined to form a n…
atlas
a collection of maps in book form
main idea
what a piece of writing is mainly about
13 terms
NWEA vocabulary
apostrophe
hyphen
persona
predicate
...
...
...
...
apostrophe
...
hyphen
...
20 terms
NWEA Vocabulary
personal narrative
poem
root
setting
chronological stories about one's life
a composition in verse using rhythm
word part that can't stand alone
the time and place in which the events of a story, novel, or…
personal narrative
chronological stories about one's life
poem
a composition in verse using rhythm
18 terms
nwea vocabulary
alliteration
summary
literary element
context parts
repetition of beginning consonant sounds.
a brief statement or account of the main points of something.
(plot,character,them)
of the work that surround a word or passage and help with its…
alliteration
repetition of beginning consonant sounds.
summary
a brief statement or account of the main points of something.
30 terms
Nwea vocabulary
onomatopoeia
appendix
parable
metaphor
Simple examples include such words as buzz, hiss, hum, crack,…
supplementary material usually at the end
short fictitious story that usually has a moral
direct comparison
onomatopoeia
Simple examples include such words as buzz, hiss, hum, crack,…
appendix
supplementary material usually at the end
30 terms
NWEA Vocabulary
Onomatopoeia
appendix
parable
metaphor
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
A section of additional information at the end of a document.
A simple story used to illustrate a moral or spiritual lesson
A comparison without using like or as
Onomatopoeia
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
appendix
A section of additional information at the end of a document.
20 terms
NWEA Vocabulary
Anecdote
Anthology
Parable
Rhetorical
A short account of a particular incident or event, especially…
A book or other collection of selected writings by various au…
A short allegorical story designed to illustrate or teach som…
Marked by or tending to use exaggerated language or bombast.
Anecdote
A short account of a particular incident or event, especially…
Anthology
A book or other collection of selected writings by various au…
9 terms
nwea vocabulary
Primary Source Historical Document
metric feet
Standard English
policy
something written or created by a person who witnessed a hist…
The basic rhythmic structure of a verse
The common American language, words and grammatical forms tha…
A plan of action
Primary Source Historical Document
something written or created by a person who witnessed a hist…
metric feet
The basic rhythmic structure of a verse
24 terms
NWEA Vocabulary
hyperbole
climax
consonance
cliches
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
That point in a plot that creates the greatest intensity, sus…
Repetition of a consonant sound within two or more words in c…
A word or phrase that becomes overly familiar
hyperbole
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
climax
That point in a plot that creates the greatest intensity, sus…
14 terms
NWEA vocabulary
Character
memorandum
metonym
scansion
A person in a story
a note to aid one's memory; an informal note or report
A figure of speech in which something is referred to by using…
Analysis of verse into metrical patterns
Character
A person in a story
memorandum
a note to aid one's memory; an informal note or report
25 terms
Nwea Vocabulary
Allegory
Analysis
Application
Colloquialism
A literary work in which characters, objects, or actions repr…
A detailed examination of the elements or structure of someth…
diligent attention; diligence; V. apply oneself
a word or phrase that is not formal or literary, typically on…
Allegory
A literary work in which characters, objects, or actions repr…
Analysis
A detailed examination of the elements or structure of someth…
61 terms
NWEA vocabulary
atlas
main idea
biography
compound word
a collection of maps in book form
what a piece of writing is mainly about
an account of the series of events making up a person's life
A compound word is made when two words are joined to form a n…
atlas
a collection of maps in book form
main idea
what a piece of writing is mainly about
61 terms
nwea vocabulary
atlas
main idea
biography
compound word
a collection of maps in book form
what a piece of writing is mainly about
an account of the series of events making up a person's life
A compound word is made when two words are joined to form a n…
atlas
a collection of maps in book form
main idea
what a piece of writing is mainly about
25 terms
NWEA Vocabulary
Allusion
Appendix
Characterization
Chronological
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
A section of additional information at the end of a document.
Actions, dialogue, and narrative description that reveal a se…
Arranged in order of time of occurrence.
Allusion
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
Appendix
A section of additional information at the end of a document.
13 terms
NWEA Vocabulary
exposition
parable
memorandum
assonance
a systematic interpretation or explanation (usually written)…
A metaphor or simile drawn from nature or common life and tol…
A form on which a brief message is written describing a trans…
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
exposition
a systematic interpretation or explanation (usually written)…
parable
A metaphor or simile drawn from nature or common life and tol…
38 terms
NWEA Vocabulary
Anecdote
Moral
Point of View
Anthology
a funny little story
a lesson from a story
the narrator's position in the story told
a collection of poems or other forms of writing that are publ…
Anecdote
a funny little story
Moral
a lesson from a story
30 terms
Nwea Vocabulary
onomatopeia
appendix
parable
metaphor
words that imitate sounds
supplementary materials usually at the
A simple story used to illustrate a moral or spiritual lesson
A comparison that establishes a figurative identity between o…
onomatopeia
words that imitate sounds
appendix
supplementary materials usually at the
59 terms
NWEA Vocabulary
acronym
anecdote
antonym
aphorism
a word made from the initial letters of other words
a usually short narrative of an interesting, amusing, or biog…
a word opposite in meaning to another
an original thought, spoken or written in a brief and memorab…
acronym
a word made from the initial letters of other words
anecdote
a usually short narrative of an interesting, amusing, or biog…
38 terms
NWEA Vocabulary
What does anecdote mean?
What does moral mean?
What does point of view mean?
What does anthology mean?
An amusing short story about a real person
Considered right and good by most people
The way you look and process something
A collection of different poems or stories
What does anecdote mean?
An amusing short story about a real person
What does moral mean?
Considered right and good by most people
25 terms
6th Grade Vocabulary NWEA
antagonist
character foil
character trait (characterization)
character motivation
An opponent or enemy. A... secondary character who contrasts…
An opponent or enemy. An... Antagonist. A secondary character…
A noun or adjective used to... describe the behavior or ... perso…
That which causes a... character to behave ... in various ways un…
antagonist
An opponent or enemy. A... secondary character who contrasts…
character foil
An opponent or enemy. An... Antagonist. A secondary character…
8 terms
NWEA Math Vocabulary
cube root
histogram
parameters
experimental probability
a number that when multiplied three times equals a given number
A graph of vertical bars representing the frequency distribut…
quantity that influences the output or behavior of a mathemat…
Probability that is based on repeated trials of an experiment
cube root
a number that when multiplied three times equals a given number
histogram
A graph of vertical bars representing the frequency distribut…
9 terms
NWEA Math Vocabulary
Hundredths
Tenths
Thousandth
Prism
The place to the right of tenth
The first place value after a decimal point.
two decimal places to the right of the decimal in place value
A solid figure that has two congruent, parallel polygons as i…
Hundredths
The place to the right of tenth
Tenths
The first place value after a decimal point.
NWEA vocabulary
Acute angle
Century
Coin
Combinations
is an angle smaller than a right angle
a period of one hundred years.
a flat, typically round piece of metal with an official stamp…
a joining or merging of different parts or qualities in which…
Acute angle
is an angle smaller than a right angle
Century
a period of one hundred years.
13 terms
NWEA Vocabulary
antithesis
standard English
parallelism
stereotype
opposition or contrast
English that is the same in all regions; formal English
similarity of structure of two or more similar words
fixed image or idea about a person or group of people
antithesis
opposition or contrast
standard English
English that is the same in all regions; formal English
16 terms
NWEA Vocabulary
Antithesis
Standard English
Parallelism
Stereotype
Opposition or contrast
English that is the same in all regions; formal English
Similarity of structure of two or more similar words
Fixed image or idea about a person or group of people
Antithesis
Opposition or contrast
Standard English
English that is the same in all regions; formal English
18 terms
NWEA Vocabulary
Multisyllabic
Analogy
Anthology
Homonym
Words with more than one sylable
Comparison of two things
Collection of poems
Spelled the same but means another thing
Multisyllabic
Words with more than one sylable
Analogy
Comparison of two things
66 terms
NWEA Vocabulary
Center
Distribution
Frequency Table
Inequality
The given point from which all points on a circle are the sam…
The arrangement of data values.
A table that shows the number of pieces of data that fall wit…
A mathematical sentence indicating that two quantities are no…
Center
The given point from which all points on a circle are the sam…
Distribution
The arrangement of data values.
16 terms
NWEA Vocabulary
Antithesis
Standard English
Parallelism
Stereotype
Opposition or contrast
English that is the same in all regions; formal English
Similarity of structure of 2 or more similar words
Fixed image or idea about a person or group of people
Antithesis
Opposition or contrast
Standard English
English that is the same in all regions; formal English
16 terms
NWEA Vocabulary
Antithesis
Standard English
Parallelism
Stereotype
Opposition or contrast
English that is the same in all regions; formal English
Similarity of structure of 2 or more similar words
Fixed image or idea about a person or group of people
Antithesis
Opposition or contrast
Standard English
English that is the same in all regions; formal English
102 terms
NWEA Vocabulary
announcement
article
atlas
author's purpose
a public statement about something that is happening or going…
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
A book of maps
The reason the author has for writing. ( Inform, persuade, ex…
announcement
a public statement about something that is happening or going…
article
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
NWEA vocabulary
Consonance
Assonance
Acronym
Anecdote
The repetition of consonant sounds before and after different…
The repetition of same or similar vowel sounds. Example: The…
Technique for remembering names, phrases, or steps by using t…
Short account of an incident (especially a biographical one)-…
Consonance
The repetition of consonant sounds before and after different…
Assonance
The repetition of same or similar vowel sounds. Example: The…
41 terms
NWEA Vocabulary
Anecdote
Moral
Point of view
Anthology
A short true story.
A lesson learned from a story.
The perspective in which someone sees something.
A collection of published poems.
Anecdote
A short true story.
Moral
A lesson learned from a story.
70 terms
NWEA vocabulary
Allusion
Appendix
Cause
Characterization
Indirect reference
Supplementary material usually at the end of the book
Reason for action
Showing what a character is like
Allusion
Indirect reference
Appendix
Supplementary material usually at the end of the book
36 terms
Nwea vocabulary
Bar graph
Below
Biggest
Chance
A graph that visually displays data using horizontal or verti…
The position of the object that indicates the location under…
When comparing numbers, the greatest is the largest in size,…
The likelihood of the occurrence of a particular event is cal…
Bar graph
A graph that visually displays data using horizontal or verti…
Below
The position of the object that indicates the location under…
33 terms
NWEA Vocabulary
aphorism
assonance
contrast
form
A pithy observation that contains a general truth.... A concise…
Repeated vowel sounds in a line or lines of poetry
the state of being strikingly different from something else,…
the visible shape or configuration of something
aphorism
A pithy observation that contains a general truth.... A concise…
assonance
Repeated vowel sounds in a line or lines of poetry
36 terms
nwea vocabulary
atlas
main idea
biography
compound word
a collection of maps in book form
what a piece of writing is mainly about
an account of the series of events making up a person's life
A compound word is made when two words are joined to form a n…
atlas
a collection of maps in book form
main idea
what a piece of writing is mainly about
163 terms
NWEA Math Vocabulary
angle
area
average
Celsius
A figure formed by two rays with a shared endpoint
the space inside a shape
The result obtained by adding several quantities together and…
The metric unit of temperature measurement.
angle
A figure formed by two rays with a shared endpoint
area
the space inside a shape
145 terms
NWEA Vocabulary Words
Literary Element
Memorandum
Narrate
Parable
Includes all the elements in a story: plot, rising action, fa…
A written proposal or reminder
To tell a story.
A short moral story (often with animal characters)
Literary Element
Includes all the elements in a story: plot, rising action, fa…
Memorandum
A written proposal or reminder
149 terms
NWEA Math Vocabulary 181-210
angle
area
average
Celsius
A figure formed by two rays with a shared endpoint
the space inside a shape
The result obtained by adding several quantities together and…
The metric unit of temperature measurement.
angle
A figure formed by two rays with a shared endpoint
area
the space inside a shape
30 terms
NWEA Vocabulary 181-190
Almanac
Bibliography
Characteristics
Classify
A reference book with facts and figures.
The written list of all the sources used in a report or book.
Distinguishing traits, qualities, or properties.
To sort into groups based on similarities and differences.
Almanac
A reference book with facts and figures.
Bibliography
The written list of all the sources used in a report or book.
51 terms
NWEA READING VOCABULARY
onomatopoeia
appendix
parable
metaphor
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
supplementary material usually at the end.
(n.) a short narrative designed to teach a moral lesson
A comparison without using like or as
onomatopoeia
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
appendix
supplementary material usually at the end.
163 terms
NWEA Math Vocabulary
angle
area
average
Celsius
A figure formed by two rays with a shared endpoint
the space inside a shape
The result obtained by adding several quantities together and…
The metric unit of temperature measurement.
angle
A figure formed by two rays with a shared endpoint
area
the space inside a shape
51 terms
NWEA READING VOCABULARY
onomatopoeia
appendix
parable
metaphor
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
supplementary material usually at the end.
(n.) a short narrative designed to teach a moral lesson
A comparison without using like or as
onomatopoeia
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
appendix
supplementary material usually at the end.
304 terms
NWEA Math Vocabulary
inch 151-160
length 151-160
most 151-160
same 151-160
a unit of measure (about the size of a paper clip)
the measurement of an object from end to end
the group with the largest amount
an equal amount
inch 151-160
a unit of measure (about the size of a paper clip)
length 151-160
the measurement of an object from end to end
69 terms
NWEA Math Vocabulary 211-220
above
century
circle graph
column
in or to a place that is higher
a period of 100 years
A graph of data where the entire circle represents the whole…
a vertical arrangement of objects or numbers in an array or a…
above
in or to a place that is higher
century
a period of 100 years
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