Common Core alignment for vocabulary word lists include two key phrases: "Precise Meaning" and "Context."
CCSS Alignment Strand Numbers for Specific Grades:
Precise Meaning: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 2.4e, 3.4d, 4.4c, 5.4c, 6.4c, 7.4c, 8.4c, 9-10.4c, 11-12.4c
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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Sports -Types Vocabulary Word List (143)
|A)||Acrobatics, Aerobics, Aikido, Archery, Arts and crafts, Auto cross, Auto racing, Auto rally|
|B)||Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Biathlon, Bicycling, Billiards, Bobsledding, Bowling, Boxing|
|C)||Calisthenics, Camping, Canoeing, Capture the flag, Card games, Cricket, Croquet, Cross country skiing, Curling, Cycling|
|D)||Decathlon, Discus, Distant run, Diving, Dodge ball, Dog racing, Downhill skiing, Dressage|
|F)||Fencing, Field and track, Field hockey, Figure skating, Fishing, Fitness walking, Flag football, Fly fishing, Football|
|H)||Hammer throw, Handball, Hang gliding, High jumping, Hiking, Hockey, Horseback riding, Horseshoes, Hunting, Hurling|
|I)||Ice dancing, Ice hockey, Ice skating, Iditarod, In-line skating|
|J)||Jacks, Jai a'lai, Javelin throw, Jet skiing, Jogging, Judo|
|K)||Karate, Kayaking, Kick boxing|
|L)||Lacrosse, Lawn bowling, Long jump, Luge|
|M)||Mah-Jong. marathon, Martial arts, Motocross, Motorcycling, Mountain climbing|
|P)||Poker, Pole vault, Polo, Pool, Power boating|
|R)||Race walk, Racing, Racquet ball, Relay, Road race, Rodeo circuit, Roller skating, Rowing, Rugby|
|S)||Sailing, Shark diving, Shot put, Shuffleboard, Skateboarding, Skeet shooting, Skiing, Skin diving, Slalom, Sled-dog racing, Sledding, Snorkeling, Snowboarding, Snowmobiling, Soccer, Softball, Spinning, Squash, Stock-car racing, Sumo wrestling, Surfing, Swimming|
|T)||Table tennis, Tae Kwon Do, Target shooting, Tennis, Tobogganing, Tournaments, Track, Track and field, Trail sled dog racing, Triathlon, Trivia contests|
|W)||Water polo, Water skiing, Wave running, Weight training, Weightlifting, Wiffle ball, Wind surfing, Wrestling|
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|The Armchair Sportsman
I do not know the baseball game,
I would not know a strike;
The infield and the outfield, both
To me are quite alike.
I have heard of football players
Lining up upon the field;
Of their stopping, charging, rushing,
Till the weaker had to yield.
Then there's hockey, running, rowing
Basket ball, and tennis, too;
And many other games and sports,
But with them I've naught to do.
I work from early morn till night,
I have had no time to play;
But still I live in hope that I
May play them all some day.
Yet if, alas! I cannot play,
There's one thing I can do
That gives me pleasure without end
And always something new.
In the odd moments of the day
I find some time to read,
And sporting tales of every kind
Supply my greatest need.
I am not of athletic build.
I do not know a game;
But I experience all the joys
And feel the thrills the same.
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