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Tapestry of Grace Year 2 Unit 1 Vocabulary
Medieval
Middle Ages
Early Middle Ages
Dark Ages
Literally 'middle age,' a term that historians of Europe use…
Also known as the medieval period, the time between the colla…
500-1066 AD, dates from the end of the Roman Empire. Characte…
The first part of the Middle Ages from around 500-1000 A.D. A…
Medieval
Literally 'middle age,' a term that historians of Europe use…
Middle Ages
Also known as the medieval period, the time between the colla…
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Tapestry of Grace literature vocabulary cards
Accentual-syllabic verse
Actions
Adlib
Alexandrine
Poetry in which the meter is measured by the number of accent…
Things that a character in a story does or says that are sign…
In drama, unscripted lines spontaneously added by the actor i…
A line of poetry consisting of twelve syllables, which in Eng…
Accentual-syllabic verse
Poetry in which the meter is measured by the number of accent…
Actions
Things that a character in a story does or says that are sign…
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Tapestry of Grace Year 1 History Vocabulary Unit 1
Famine
Irrigation
Reed
Linen
a severe shortage of food (as through crop failure) resulting…
Supplying land with water through a network of canals
a tall, thin grass that grows in wet areas
a fabric woven with fibers from the flax plant
Famine
a severe shortage of food (as through crop failure) resulting…
Irrigation
Supplying land with water through a network of canals
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Tapestry of Grace Year 4 Week 26 Vocabulary
Agent Orange
Booby trap
Immigrant
Medicare
A powerful Herbicide that was used to kill vegetation in the…
A mechanism that is used to injure/kill someone, it is concea…
A person who comes to a country where they were not born in,…
A program added to the Social Security system in 1965 that pr…
Agent Orange
A powerful Herbicide that was used to kill vegetation in the…
Booby trap
A mechanism that is used to injure/kill someone, it is concea…
376 terms
Tapestry of Grace literature vocabulary cards
Actions
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Things that a character in a story does or says that are sign…
A work of literature in which some or all of the details have…
The repetition of the initial sound of words in a line or lin…
A reference to past history or literature.
Actions
Things that a character in a story does or says that are sign…
Allegory
A work of literature in which some or all of the details have…
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Tapestry of Grace Year 4 Week 18 Vocabulary
Dome
Religion
Sabbath
Shawl
a vaulted roof having a circular, polygonal, or elliptical ba…
a specific fundamental set of beliefs (about the cause and pu…
the seventh day of the week, Saturday, set apart as the day o…
a square or oblong piece of cloth worn as a covering for the…
Dome
a vaulted roof having a circular, polygonal, or elliptical ba…
Religion
a specific fundamental set of beliefs (about the cause and pu…
108 terms
Tapestry of Grace Year 1 Unit 3 History Vocabulary
Tribute
Cedar
Caravan
Ambassador
Money paid by one country to another in return for protection…
Prized tree of the mountains east of Phoenician city-states
A group of traders traveling together
An official representative of a country's government
Tribute
Money paid by one country to another in return for protection…
Cedar
Prized tree of the mountains east of Phoenician city-states
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Tapestry of Grace Year 1 History Vocabulary Unit 2
Sewer
Nomad
Caste
Raja
A network of pipes that disposes of sewage or waste water
a member of a group of people who have no fixed home and move…
The system in old India that separated the people into social…
an Indian king or prince.
Sewer
A network of pipes that disposes of sewage or waste water
Nomad
a member of a group of people who have no fixed home and move…
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Tapestry of Grace Year 4 Week 25 Vocabulary
Astronaut
Atmosphere
Capsule
Cosmonaut
A person trained to pilot, navigate, or otherwise participate…
The gases that surround the planet earth from 6.8 miles from…
A sealed cabin, container, or vehicle in which a person or an…
An astronaut from the Soviet Union.
Astronaut
A person trained to pilot, navigate, or otherwise participate…
Atmosphere
The gases that surround the planet earth from 6.8 miles from…
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Tapestry of Grace Year 4 Week 27 Vocabulary
Artillery
Civilian
Napalm
Prisoner of War
Large weapons used to launch projectiles such as shells, miss…
A non-military member of the society.
A jelly like substance that is highly flammable and is used f…
A person who is captured and held by an enemy during war (POW).
Artillery
Large weapons used to launch projectiles such as shells, miss…
Civilian
A non-military member of the society.
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Tapestry of Grace Year 4, Vocabulary, Week 16
Combat
Front Lines
Home Front
Rivet
Active armed fighting with enemy forces
The foremost part of an army which is closest to the enemy
For a nation at war, this the part of the nation that is not…
A metal pin that connects two sheets of metal
Combat
Active armed fighting with enemy forces
Front Lines
The foremost part of an army which is closest to the enemy
Tapestry Of Grace Year 1 Geography Vocabulary - Week 1
Equator
Longitude
Latitude
Isthmus
An imaginary line drawn around the earth equally distant from…
The angular distance of a place east or west of the meridian…
The angular distance of a place north or south of the earth's…
A narrow strip of land with sea on either side, forming a lin…
Equator
An imaginary line drawn around the earth equally distant from…
Longitude
The angular distance of a place east or west of the meridian…
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Tapestry of Grace Y3U1W2 Vocabulary
Royal
Pomp
Empire
Invasion
Of or relating to a king, queen, or other sovereign
A strategy or Splendid display; splendor; magnificent.
A group of nations are people ruled over by an emperor, empre…
To enter household as an enemy.
Royal
Of or relating to a king, queen, or other sovereign
Pomp
A strategy or Splendid display; splendor; magnificent.
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Tapestry of Grace Y3U1W4 Vocabulary
Territory
Journal
Frontier
Interpreter
Any tract of land call on region or district.
A daily record, as of occurs, experience, observations.
The part of the country that borders another country, boundar…
A person who provides an oral translation between speakers wh…
Territory
Any tract of land call on region or district.
Journal
A daily record, as of occurs, experience, observations.
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Tapestry of Grace Year 1 Unit 3 History Vocabulary
Cedar
Caravan
Emissary
Raiment
Prized tree of the mountains east of Phoenician city-states
A group of traders traveling together
one sent on a special mission to represent others
clothing; garments... especially fine or decorative clothing
Cedar
Prized tree of the mountains east of Phoenician city-states
Caravan
A group of traders traveling together
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Tapestry of Grace Primer Mini Unit 2
Great Pyramid
sarcophagus
locust
chariot
Oldest and largest pyramid
a stone coffin
swarming phase of certain species of short-horned grasshoppe
type of carriage
Great Pyramid
Oldest and largest pyramid
sarcophagus
a stone coffin
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Tapestry of Grace Literature-- Unit 1
Genre
Historical Fiction
Simile
Protagonist
A category of an art, such as literature, classified by form…
A work that combines interesting stories with an accurate des…
It describes, compares, or relates two unlike things.
This is the term applied to the central character of a story.
Genre
A category of an art, such as literature, classified by form…
Historical Fiction
A work that combines interesting stories with an accurate des…
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Tapestry Of Grace Year 1 Geography Vocabulary - Week 1
Equator
Longitude
Latitude
Isthmus
An imaginary line drawn around the earth equally distant from…
The angular distance of a place east or west of the meridian…
The angular distance of a place north or south of the earth's…
A narrow strip of land with sea on either side, forming a lin…
Equator
An imaginary line drawn around the earth equally distant from…
Longitude
The angular distance of a place east or west of the meridian…
138 terms
Tapestry of Grace Literature Flashcards
Allegory
Artistry
Character
Content
A work in which the author embodies realities in a fictional…
The selection and arrangement of elements in such a way that…
A personality, whether human or non-human, in a story
A literary analysis category that deals with the message(s),…
Allegory
A work in which the author embodies realities in a fictional…
Artistry
The selection and arrangement of elements in such a way that…
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Tapestry of Grace Y1W20
usurp
prophet
sacred
redeemed
(v.) to seize and hold a position by force or without right
A person called by God to speak to his people, often to annou…
Holy, worthy of great respect
rescued or saved
usurp
(v.) to seize and hold a position by force or without right
prophet
A person called by God to speak to his people, often to annou…
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Tapestry of Grace Year 2 Unit 2 People
Leonardo Di Vinci
Michelangelo
Brunelleschi
Lorenzo De Medici
Italian artist, painter, sculptor, architect, musician, engin…
(1475-1564) An Italian sculptor, painter, poet, engineer, and…
Italian Renaissance architect; designer of the dome on the Du…
Italian statesman and scholar who supported many artists and…
Leonardo Di Vinci
Italian artist, painter, sculptor, architect, musician, engin…
Michelangelo
(1475-1564) An Italian sculptor, painter, poet, engineer, and…
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Tapestry of Grace Year 2 Unit 1 People
Augustine
Diocletian
Constantine
Arius
354-430 One of the greatest leaders of the early Christian ch…
244?-311 Roman emperor of 284 C.E. Attempted to deal with fal…
(274 CE - 337 CE) Roman Emperor between 306 CE and 337 CE. Na…
256-336 A man that was the cause for doctrinal dissensions of…
Augustine
354-430 One of the greatest leaders of the early Christian ch…
Diocletian
244?-311 Roman emperor of 284 C.E. Attempted to deal with fal…
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Tapestry of Grace Year 2 Unit 1 History
Augustine
Diocletian
Constantine
Arius
(Roman Catholic Church) one of the great fathers of the early…
(245-313) Emperor of Rome who was responsible for dividing Ro…
Roman emperor (r. 312-337). After reuniting the Roman Empire,…
One of first public heretics, claims Jesus isn't God, sparks…
Augustine
(Roman Catholic Church) one of the great fathers of the early…
Diocletian
(245-313) Emperor of Rome who was responsible for dividing Ro…
15 terms
Tapestry of Grace Literature-- Unit 2
Temporal Setting
Cultural Setting
Physical Setting
One-Dimensional Character
...
...
...
...
Temporal Setting
...
Cultural Setting
...
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Tapestry of Grace Year 2 Unit 1 geography
Tributary
Source (river)
Mouth (river)
Peninsula
a stream that flows into another stream
The point where a river begins
The point where a river empties and ends its course
a piece of land nearly surrounded by water and attached to a…
Tributary
a stream that flows into another stream
Source (river)
The point where a river begins
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Tapestry of Grace Literature Flashcards
Allegory
Artistry
Character
Content
A work in which the author embodies realities in a fictional…
The selection and arrangement of elements in such a way that…
A personality, whether human or non-human, in a story
A literary analysis category that deals with the message(s),…
Allegory
A work in which the author embodies realities in a fictional…
Artistry
The selection and arrangement of elements in such a way that…
13 terms
Tapestry of Grace Y1W27
invade
culture
empire
uncivilized
To enter by force in order to take over
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
A group of states or territories controlled by one ruler
Without an organized or developed society, wild; acting witho…
invade
To enter by force in order to take over
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
22 terms
Tapestry of Grace Year 3 Unit 3
Florence Nightingale
Abraham Lincoln
Hudson Taylor
Opium Wars
This person was a celebrated English social reformer and stat…
(February 12, 1809 - April 15, 1865) This person was the 16th…
He was a missionary to China and founder of the China Inland…
Were two wars in the mid-19th century involving Anglo-Chinese…
Florence Nightingale
This person was a celebrated English social reformer and stat…
Abraham Lincoln
(February 12, 1809 - April 15, 1865) This person was the 16th…
Tapestry of Grace 1 Week 4
tempt
till
offering
fugitive
to entice or invite t do something wrong or sinful by emphasi…
to plow the earth with the intent of cultivating
...
...
tempt
to entice or invite t do something wrong or sinful by emphasi…
till
to plow the earth with the intent of cultivating
10 terms
Tapestry of Grace Y1W23
satrap
steppes
Purim
courier
A governor of a province in ancient Persia
Dry grasslands
(Judaism) a Jewish holy day commemorating their deliverance f…
a messenger
satrap
A governor of a province in ancient Persia
steppes
Dry grasslands
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Tapestry of Grace Y1W26
orchestra
festival
export
geography
Circular dancing place where actors and chorus performed
a day or period of time set aside for feasting and celebration
A good or service produced in the home country and sold in an…
Study of the earth
orchestra
Circular dancing place where actors and chorus performed
festival
a day or period of time set aside for feasting and celebration
10 terms
Tapestry of Grace Y1W24
patron
banquet
motif
agora
A noble or wealthy person who granted favor and protection to…
A large meal for many people; a feast
A recurring theme, subject or idea
A gathering place; the marketplace in ancient Greece
patron
A noble or wealthy person who granted favor and protection to…
banquet
A large meal for many people; a feast
13 terms
Tapestry of Grace Y1W21
ruthless
cruel
sever
bird of prey
pitiless; merciless; cruel
lacking showing kindness or compassion or mercy
to separate, divide into parts
A carnivorous bird (as a hawk, falcon, or vulture) that feeds…
ruthless
pitiless; merciless; cruel
cruel
lacking showing kindness or compassion or mercy
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Tapestry of Grace Rhetoric VocabularyY1U1W1
Artistry
Artistry (Literary Analysis Category)
Content
Content (Literary Analysis Category)
The selection and arrangement of elements in such a away that…
A literary analysis category that deals with the selection an…
What is expressed in a literary work.
A literary analysis category that deals with the message, mea…
Artistry
The selection and arrangement of elements in such a away that…
Artistry (Literary Analysis Category)
A literary analysis category that deals with the selection an…
8 terms
Tapestry of Grace Y1W22
rebellion
revolt
captivity
dirge
Defiance toward an authority
organized opposition to authority
the state of being confined or held against one's will
a slow song that expresses sadness or sorrow
rebellion
Defiance toward an authority
revolt
organized opposition to authority
10 terms
Tapestry of Grace Y1W25
foretell
prophecy
myth
pronouncement
tell before it happens
a prediction uttered under divine inspiration
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
an authoritative declaration
foretell
tell before it happens
prophecy
a prediction uttered under divine inspiration
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Tapestry of Grace Y1U1W2 Rhetoric Literature Vocabulary
Character
Character (Literary Analysis Category)
Frameworks (Literary Analysis Category)
Genre
A personality, whether human or non-human, in a story.
A literary analysis category that deals with the character(s)…
A literary analysis category that deals with the overarching…
A type of literature that has either definite characteristics…
Character
A personality, whether human or non-human, in a story.
Character (Literary Analysis Category)
A literary analysis category that deals with the character(s)…
Tapestry of Grace Year 3 Rhetoric Unit 1 Timeline
French Revolution
Cotton Gin
President John Adams
President Thomas Jefferson
1789-1799
1794
1797-1801
1801-1809
French Revolution
1789-1799
Cotton Gin
1794
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Tapestry of Grace Year 1 Unit 4 History Vocabularly
Romulus
Remus
Aeneas
Numa Pompilius
legendary hero and founder of Rome
Founder of Rome, killed by his brother Romulus
The son of Venus and Anchises, he was a noble fighter for Tro…
The 2nd king of Rome who instituted religious practices, incl…
Romulus
legendary hero and founder of Rome
Remus
Founder of Rome, killed by his brother Romulus
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Tapestry of Grace: Unit 2 Literature Terms for Exam
Characterization
Comedy
History
Tragedy
A method an author uses to let readers know more about the ch…
A type of drama or poem that is humorous and typically has a…
A poem that is written off of events in the past.
A serious form of drama or poem dealing with the downfall of…
Characterization
A method an author uses to let readers know more about the ch…
Comedy
A type of drama or poem that is humorous and typically has a…
23 terms
Tapestry of Grace Unit 3 (Hannah)
Opera
Realism (in Literature)
Comic Relief
Coming of Age Story (Bildungsroman)
A dramatic genre involving characters, a chorus, and instrume…
A movement beginning in the mid-nineteenth century that sough…
The interjection of humorous elements into a work of literatu…
The story of a young man or young woman's transition from chi…
Opera
A dramatic genre involving characters, a chorus, and instrume…
Realism (in Literature)
A movement beginning in the mid-nineteenth century that sough…
12 terms
Tapestry of Grace Primer Mini-Unit 1 Memory Words
The Heavens and the Earth
ark
rainbow
ziggurat
all the things God made during the 7 days of Creation
large boat built by Noah
arc of color caused by light shining through water... symbol of…
tiered pyramid (ie.Tower of Babel)
The Heavens and the Earth
all the things God made during the 7 days of Creation
ark
large boat built by Noah
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Tapestry of Grace - Unit 4 Literary Terms
Temporal Setting
exposition
myth
cultural setting
The era(s), year(s), season(s), day(s), and/or particular hou…
the opening phase of a story in which the writer presents the…
a traditional or legendary story concerning a hero or event,…
a situation that arises out of the customary practices
Temporal Setting
The era(s), year(s), season(s), day(s), and/or particular hou…
exposition
the opening phase of a story in which the writer presents the…
27 terms
Tapestry of Grace Year 4 Timeline
Wright Brothers First successful flight
Panama Canal Construction begins
San Fransisco Earthquake
President William Howard Taft
1903
1904
1906
1909-1913
Wright Brothers First successful flight
1903
Panama Canal Construction begins
1904
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Tapestry of Grace Rhetoric Literature Artistry Terms
Balance
Central Focus
Contrast
Pattern
related to symmetry; consists of giving equal weight to diffe…
the center of a whole arrangement or something that repeats i…
in which two things are set up in opposition to one another.
an arrangement of parts in such a way that they form a recogn…
Balance
related to symmetry; consists of giving equal weight to diffe…
Central Focus
the center of a whole arrangement or something that repeats i…
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Tapestry of Grace Unit 3 Timeline Dates for Dialectic
960-922 bc
876-852 bc
722 bc
728-686 bc
King Solomon's Reign
Elijah's Lifetime
Israel goes into captivity
Hezekiah
960-922 bc
King Solomon's Reign
876-852 bc
Elijah's Lifetime
19 terms
Tapestry of Grace Year 3 Week 4
territory
frontier
journal
interpreter
Area of land controlled by a nation.
a zone where no state exercises complete political control
a daily written record of (usually personal) experiences and…
a person who helps translate the languages between different…
territory
Area of land controlled by a nation.
frontier
a zone where no state exercises complete political control
11 terms
Tapestry of Grace Week 17 Literature Flashcards
Anithesis
First person point of View
Hyperbole
Major/Main/Central Character
A figure of speech in which opposing things are placed next t…
A technique whereby the narrator of the story, who is usually…
A figure of speech in which the author uses exaggerated langu…
A character whose actions and personality are central to the…
Anithesis
A figure of speech in which opposing things are placed next t…
First person point of View
A technique whereby the narrator of the story, who is usually…
14 terms
Tapestry of Grace Literature Flashcards Week 13
Climax
Denouement
Exposition
Foreshadowing
The point towards which the plot of the story builds and from…
The phase of the plot that follows the climax and resolves an…
The opening phase of a plot, in which the writer presents the…
A plot device whereby the author hints at a future outcome bu…
Climax
The point towards which the plot of the story builds and from…
Denouement
The phase of the plot that follows the climax and resolves an…
18 terms
Tapestry of Grace Y1U1W6
Livestock
Altar
Staff
Strife
farm animals (such as cows, horses, and pigs) that are kept,…
: a raised place on which sacrifices and gifts are offered in…
a long stick that you carry in your hand for support while wa…
very angry or violent disagreement between two or more people…
Livestock
farm animals (such as cows, horses, and pigs) that are kept,…
Altar
: a raised place on which sacrifices and gifts are offered in…
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