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  • Common Core alignment to "Reading: Literature and Subject-related Content" is to 3 key phrases:
    "Particular Topic", "Grade Relevant Text and Subject Area" and "Context".
  • CCSS Alignment Strand Numbers for Specific Grades:
    Particular Topic= "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 4.6. 5.6, 6.6, 7.6, 8.6, 9-10.6, 11-12.6
    Grade & Subject-Relevant Text/Area= "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers:
    (Reading: Informational Text) RI.2.4, RI.3.4, RI.4.4. RI.5.4, RI.6.4, RI.7.4, RI.8.4, RI.9-10.4, RI.11-12.4
    (Reading: Literature) RL.2.4, RL.3.4, RL.4.4. RL.5.4, RL.6.4, RL.7.4, RL.8.4, RL.9-10.4, RL.11-12.4
    Context= "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 2.4a, 3.4a, 4.4a, 5.4a, 6.4a, 7.4a, 8.4a, 9-10.4a, 11-12.4a

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    Activities-Leisure Vocabulary Word List (165)
    A)Acrobatics, Acting, Aerobics, Aikido, Appreciate nature, Archery, Art, Attend classes, Auto cross, Auto racing
    B)Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Biathlon, Bicycling, Bobsledding, Bowling, Boxing
    C)Calisthenics, Camping, Canoeing, Card games, Climb a trail, Cricket, Crochet, Croquet, Cross country skiing, Curling, Cycling
    D)Decathlon, Dine, Discus, Diving, Dog racing, Drama, Dressage, Drive
    E)Eating, Enjoying outdoors, Entertain, Equestrian, Exploring
    F)Farming, Fencing, Field hockey, Figure skating, Fishing, Football
    G)Gambling, Go on a safari, Go to a museum, Go-carting, Golf, Grape stomp
    H)Hammer throw, Hang gliding, High jumping, Hiking, Hobbies, Hockey, Horse racing, Horseback riding, Horseshoes, Houseboat, Hunting, Hurling
    I)Ice dancing, Ice hockey, Iditarod, Internet perusing
    J)Jacks, Jai alai, Javelin throw, Jet ski, Journey, Journey underground, Judo
    K)Karate, Kayaking, Knitting
    L)Lacrosse, Lawn bowling, Learning a language, Listening to a concert, Luge
    M)Mah-Jong, Marathon, Motocross, Mountain bike
    N)Notice scenery
    O)
    P)Paddle, Painting, Pampering at a spa, Panning for gold, Participate in a rodeo, Pay bills, Poker, Pole vault, Provide entertainment
    Q)
    R)Race, Race walk, Racing, Racket ball, Rafting, Relax on vacation, Rent a condo/house, Ride, Road race, Roller sports, Rugby
    S)Sailing, Shark diving, Shopping, Shuffleboard, Skate, Skateboarding, Skeet shooting, Skiing, Slalom, Sled-dog racing, Sledding, Snowboarding, Soar in a hot air balloon, Soccer, Softball, Spinning, Squash, Stock-car racing, Studying, Sumo wrestling, Surfing, Swimming
    T)Table tennis, Tae Kwon Do, Take a roller coaster ride, Talk to a friend, Telephoning, Tennis, Texting, Tobogganing, Tour, Track, Track and field, Trail sled dog racing, Travel, Treating yourself, Triathlon
    U)
    V)Vaulting, Visit a park, Volleyball
    W)Wake board, Watch TV, Water polo, Water ski, Water skiing, Weightlifting, Wine tasting, Working, Worship, Wrestling
    X)Xtreme sports
    Y)Yachting, Yoga
    Z)
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