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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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    Card Games-Poker Vocabulary Word List (279)
    A)Ability, Ace, Advance, Advocate, Affect, Aggressive, All-around, All-star cast, Amateur, Amazing, Ambiance, Amount, Ante, Appeal, Approach, Aspect, Astute, Atmosphere, Attendance, Attraction, Aware
    B)Beat, Benefit, Bet, Big-stack, Bluff, Bonus, Bookmaker, Bracelet, Bravado, Business, Bust, Buy-in
    C)Call, Capable, Card hand, Cards, Career, Careful, Cash, Casino, Cautious, Challenge, Championship, Chance, Cheating, Chips, Choice, Commentator, Common, Competition, Competitor, Compulsion, Consecutive cards, Contender, Contest, Contribution, Control, Count, Coveted, Cutthroat
    D)Deal, Decision, Deck, Defending, Deposit, Determination, Drama, Draw, Dream
    E)Earnings, Endless play, Entry fee, Environment, Equivalent, Event, Excitement, Experience, Exposure
    F)Face down, Face up, Fame, Favorite, Feature, Federal, Felt, Field, Final, Finish, First-timer, Flop, Flow, Fold, Fraud, Full house
    G)Gambling, Game, Generate, Glamor, Goal, Government
    H)H.O.R.S.E., Hands, High, High-limit, High-stakes, Hobby, Hold, Hole-card, Hone, Honesty, Hope
    I)Illegal, Immortalize, Impact, Improbable, Improvise, Income, Incredible, Inferior, Inside straight, Instinct, Instruction, Intimidating, Invitational
    J)Jack, Join, Joker
    K)King, Knack, Knocked out
    L)Lead, Legality, Legalize, Legendary, License, Limits, Local, Low, Low-key, Low-profile, Luck, Lure
    M)Main, Main event, Major, Maximum, Meaning, Minor, Mixed game, Money, Money laundering, Moneymaker
    N)Nerves, No-limit, Numbers
    O)Objective, Observation, Obsession, Occurrence, Odds, Official, Old-timer, Opponent, Opportunity, Order, Outlast
    P)Pair, Parlance, Participate, Patience, Performance, Personality, Pile, Player, Point system, Poker, Poker-playing pal, Popularity, Position, Pot, Potential, Predictable, Premier, Private, Prize, Professional, Profile, Prohibit, Promotion, Proposition, Protection, Public
    Q)Qualify, Queen
    R)Rank, Read, Regarded, Registrant, Regulation, Reputation, Respect, Results, Revenue, Reward, Risk, River, Rookie, Round, Rounder
    S)Satellite tournament, Savvy, Scary, Seat, Service, Settlement, Seven- card stud, Sharp, Showdown, Showroom, Shuffle, Significance, Situation, Skill, Sneak peek, Speculate, Split, Sponsor, Sport, Stack, Straight, Style, Suit, Superior, Sustain
    T)Table, Talent, Team, Telecast, Thirteen cards, Timing, Top player, Total, Tournament, Tradition, Trait, Travel, Turn, Turnout
    U)Ultimate, Ultra-exclusive, Unbelievable, Unbreakable, Underage, Underdog, Underestimate, Unofficial, Unprecedented, Unpredictable, Upfront
    V)Variety, Venue, Veteran, Victory, Visibility
    W)Wager, Watch, Weekend games, Wild card, Winnings, Wise, Women players, World Series
    Y)Yearn, Yelling, Yield
    Z)Zeal, Zealous
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