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Vocabulary Word List For History, Social Studies
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We encourage students, teachers and families to copy these vocabulary lists to pursue verbal development and reading comprehension. 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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Abraham Lincoln (history) (403)
Amelia Earhart (129)
Ancient History (107)
Aviation and Airplanes (204)
Benjamin Franklin (history) (166)
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Black History (218)
Chisholm Trail, Old West (147)
Christopher Columbus, an Explorer (275)
Civics, Government (239)
Civil War (527)
Comstock Lode (265)
Constitution Day (229)
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Diplomacy (272)
Diversity (229)
Duke of Wellington (120)
Egypt (129)
Election (389)
Emancipation Proclamation (123)
Espionage (268)
Ethics (353)
Explorers (203)
First Nation (405)
Geography (317)
George Washington (333)
Geronimo (267)
Gold Rush-California (286)
Government (234)
Government (237)
Government-Constitution (230)
Greek Mythologies (237)
Harriet Tubman (183)
Holocaust (368)
Homeland Security (224)
Human trafficking (235)
Inauguration (287)
Knights in the Middle Ages (144)
Ku Klux Klan (225)
Labor Day (121)
Lewis and Clark, explorers (214)
Lincoln (405)
Lizzie Borden (77)
Louisiana Purchase (240)
Mammoths and Extinction (73)
Martin Luther King, Jr. (456)
Masada (139)
Medieval History, Feudalism (165)
Military and Veterans (579)
Model T: Ford automobile (125)
Monoliths and Easter Island (110)
Native Americans (405)
Old West, Cowboys (250)
Oregon Trail (126)
Pearl Harbor (192)
Pioneers, Explorers (384)
Pirates (416)
Politics (402)
Prohibition (194)
Railroads and Trains (249)
Slavery (343)
Social Studies (207)
Stonehenge (124)
Tennessee Academic Vocabulary - 6th Grade Social Studies (33)
Tennessee Academic Vocabulary - 7th Grade Social Studies (33)
Tennessee Academic Vocabulary - 8th Grade Social Studies (30)
Terrorism (558)
Texas History (315)
Trains and Railroad (265)
Underground Railroad (167)
Vikings (161)
Voting (375)
War (579)
Weapons (73)
Wild West and Cowboys (248)
Women's History Month (308)
World War One (499)
Wright Brothers (145)
Zeppelin (142)