This packet is intended to be used throughout the entirety of The Maze Runner. It features 60 vocabulary words, one from each chapter of the novel.
The words are broken into chunks of five, and each one has the sentence or quote from the book, as well as space for students to write down the definition.
The second half of the packet is an answer key, with all of the definitions printed in red.
(you may use the definitions provided, make up your own, or have students look them up in a dictionary)
Here are the 60 words featured in the packet:
ch. 1-5 predicament, dread, vertigo, ferocious, eradicate
ch. 6-10 jarred, chaos, fascination, contemplation, demise
ch. 11-15 lunacy, indecision, provoke, threshold, nonchalant
ch. 16-20 somber, elaborate, bulbous, foliage
ch. 21-25 in sync, devoid, psychotic, empathy, proposal
ch. 26-30 gamut, seizure, oblige, falter, fuming
ch. 31-35 fathom, anticipation, glamour, rational, rebuke
ch. 36-40 commotion, spectator, concrete, rooted, audible
ch. 41-45 glowering, feverishly, decipher, modest, daze
ch. 46-50 relentless, void, scarce, manipulated, absurd
ch. 51-55 gravely, redeem, frantic, speculating, tremor
ch. 56-60 resolve, fleeting, sinister, condescending, palpable