Click on the correct answer in the quiz below.
Then see if you can find the word in your newspaper -- the print edition, the website or the digital edition and copy the sentence for context. NOTE: High School words are much harder to find!
1. Tending to socialize or be social; friendly; inviting; congenial.
2. To make happy, cheer up.
3. A barrier constructed across a road, especially as a military defense.
4. Important with regards to (a subject or matter); relevant
5. To recover, especially from an illness; to get better from an illness.
Colorado NIE Weekly lessons
Colorado NIE Youth Content
Lessons & Classroom Activities
Resources by grade level