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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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    Olympics - Winter & Summer Games Vocabulary Word List (342)
    A)Activation, Active, Aerobics, Agent, Aggressive, Alternate, Announcement, Arrangements, Assist, Assistance, Athlete, Attendance, Attraction, Averages
    B)Balance, Ball, Basketball, Beauty, Berth, Best, Bicycle, Bid, Blood, Blood pressure, Body, Bones, Bounce, Boxing, Breath, Breathe, Bronze medal, Butterfly stroke, Buzzer
    C)Captivate, Cardiovascular, Challenge, Champion, Championship, Charisma, Charm, Coach, Collapse, Commitment, Competition, Conditioning, Conference, Contingencies, Contract, Conversion, Convert, Coordination, Courage, Curfew, Curling, Cycle, Cycling
    D)Defense, Defensive, Delegation, Diet, Disease, Distraction, Division, Doctor, Downhill, Dribble, Drive, Drugs, Dumbbells
    E)Elevation, Emergency, Endurance, Energy, Errors, Evacuation, Event, Event, Exalt, Exaltation, Excellence, Exemplary, Exemption, Exercise, Exertion, Expectation
    F)Feature, Finalist, Firepower, Fit, Flex, Force, Foul, Framework, Free throw, Fumble, Function
    G)Games, Goal, Gold medal, Grip, Guests, Guidelines, Gymnasium
    H)Halftime, Hammer, Handlebar, Health, Healthy, Herbs, Hit, Home run, Hoops, Hygiene, Hygienic
    I)Ice-skating, Imagination, Individual, Infection, Information, Injunction, Injury, Insulation, Interception, Interpretation
    J)Jargon, Joy, Judge, Judo, Jump, Jump rope, Jumping jack
    K)Kick, Kinetics
    L)Leader, League, Legend, Losing, Loss, Lucky, Lumbar
    M)Magic, Manager, Margin, Massage, Masseur, Mat, Maximize, Measure, Medal, Media, Medical, Medication, Memory, Metabolic, Method, Minimize, Miss, Moisture, Moisturize, Monitor, Motivate, Motivation, Muscles
    N)Needs, Nemesis, Nervousness, News, Nurse
    O)Offensive, Official, Opportunity, Opt, Optimism, Option, Outbreak, Outstanding
    P)Panic, Paraffin, Pass, Pedal, Penalties, Percentage, Perform, Performance, Perimeter, Perspiration, Pessimism, Petrify, Physiotherapy, Pitcher, Plan, Players, Points, Poll, Position, Possession, Potent, Power, Power play, Practice, Preparation, Prevention, Professional, Profile, Program, Promising, Protect, Protection, Pulley, Puncture, Punt
    Q)Quads, Quality, Quest, Quick, Quintessential, Quiver
    R)Ranking, Rebound, Recognition, Record, Recovery, Recruit, Regulations, Rehabilitation, Relax, Reserve, Resilient, Resistance, Response, Responsible, Risk, Role, Row, Running, Rush, Russia
    S)Sanitary, Saves, Scare, Scenario, Scent, Scheme, Scoreboard, Scores, Scoring, Season, Security, Sedentary, Sensible, Shape up, Shot, Shut-out, Silver medal, Size, Skating, Skiing, Slide, Snowboard, Soccer, Speculation, Spinning, Spirit, Sports, Sportsmanship, Squad, Squat, Stability, Stamina, Standings, Statistics, Strategy, Streak, Strength, Stretching, Stride, Strong, Sugar, Superstition, Supine, Support, Supremacy, Suspension, Symptoms
    T)Tackle, Target, Team, Teammate, Technical, Terror, Terrorist, Testing, Therapeutic, Therapy, Timeout, Timing, Tone, Torch, Torso, Touchdown, Tournament, Trainer, Training, Transform, Tremors, Trot, Turnovers
    U)Unbelievable, Underscore, Unique, Unrestricted, Unusual
    V)Vaccination, Valiant, Valor, Vault, Venue, Vibration, Victory, Violation, Votes
    W)Waive, Warm up, Watchful, Weary, Weigh, Weights, Win, Wince, Winning, Wisdom, Withdraw, Work out, World
    X)X-rays
    Y)Yards, Yoga, Youth
    Z)Zeal, Zealous
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