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  • Common Core alignment to a Fill-in-the-Blank puzzle is to the key phrase "Context".
    CCSS Alignment Strand Numbers for Specific Grades:
    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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    1) Basketball Fill-in-the-Blanks --

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    Vocabulary Word List:
    Basketball vocabulary list:
    assist, block, charge, domination, dribble, feign, flagrant, intensity, officiate, perimeter, pivot, possession, rebound, regulation, rivalry, substitute, technical, violation

    Basketball Fill-in-the-Blanks --

    1)  Evan, ever agile and fast, was able to the ball down the court in under five seconds, shoot and score!
    2)  The referee, unsure of the proper call, consulted and then examined the in the rule book.
    3)  The referee warned the aggressive player that one more would cause him to be ejected from the game!
    4)  The jubilant Hawks emerged victorious over another team where between two schools that had existed for years!
    5)  In a brillant move to the left, the player was able to a pass to the point and, instead, made the shot himself!
    6)  One referee and two others were required to during the championship game.
    7)  Determined to the center from scoring at a critical time, Fred spun around, startled the player with a head fake and snatched the ball!
    8)  Tommy dashed down the court to grab a from the rim and pass it to one of his teammates.
    9)  In one of the most amazing examples of , the Silver Streaks had a record of 118-57.
    10)  The coach explained to Jason that he must not in the key because that move could cost the team the game.
    11)  When Greg broke his ankle, the coach chose to let Cedric for him.
    12)  Due to the foul, the opposing team had the chance to shoot two free throws and then get possesion.
    13)  The entire crowd, anxious over the close score, watched each play with real and hoped that their team would win!
    14)  A red and white stripe followed the thick, black line which marked the entire of the court.
    15)  The agile player, ready to shoot, managed to on his left foot while handling the ball with his right hand.
    16)  The coach asked a player to him in distributing the new uniforms.
    17)  Dennis, normally a ball hog, did get but passed it off this time to allow others to perform well.
    18)  The aggressive player was removed from the court and sent to the locker room after his fifth violation.