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Red Kayak

1. distance

2. method

3. anger

4. problem

5. butter

6. petals

7. enjoy

8. perhaps

9. figure

10. channel

11. admire

12. comedy

13. husband

14. tissue

15. mustard

16. shuttle

17. advance

18. drummer

19. regular

20. denim

 

Challenge Words

21. avalanche

22. monopoly

23. reluctant

24. adequate

25. tangerine

 

Thunder Rose

1. fever

2. broken

3. climate

4. hotel

5. basic

6. vocal

7. native

8. silent

9. labor

10. spider

11. label

12. icon

13. agent

14. motive

15. vital

16. acorn

17. item

18. aroma

19. legal

20. solo

 

Challenge Words

21. society

22. rhinoceros

23. notation

24. idealistic

25. equation

 

Island of the Blue Dolphins

1. coast

2. feast

3. speech

4. wheat

5. Spain

6. paint

7. arrow

8. needle

9. charcoal

10. praise

11. faint

12. maintain

13. crease

14. groan

15. breeze

16. willow

17. appeal

18. bowling

19. complain

20. sneeze

 

Challenge Words

21. dungarees

22. bungalow

23. campaign

24. speedometer

25. referee

 

Satchel Paige

1. supplied

2. supplying

3. denied

4. denying

5. decided

6. deciding

7. included

8. including

9. admitted

10. admitting

11. occurred

12. occurring

13. qualified

14. qualifying

15. identified

16. identifying

17. delayed

18. delaying

19. satisfied

20. satisfying

 

Challenge Words

21. occupied

22. occupying

23. criticized

24. criticizing

25. omitted

26. omitting

 


Ten Mile Day

1. they’re

2. you’ve

3. weren’t

4. needn’t

5. there’d

6. they’ve

7. mustn’t

8. what’ll

9. doesn’t

10. hadn’t

11. could’ve

12. would’ve

13. should’ve

14. might’ve

15. wouldn’t

16. who’ve

17. shouldn’t

18. who’d

19. this’ll

20. couldn’t

 

Challenge Words

21. there’ve

22. mightn’t

23. what’ve

24. those’ll

25. there’ll


At the Beach 


1. shovel

2. southern

3. northern

4. chapter

5. hyphen

6. chosen

7. establish

8. although

9. challenge

10. approach

11. astonish

12. python

13. shatter

14. ethnic

15. shiver

16. pharmacy

17. charity

18. china

19. attach

20. ostrich

 

Challenge Words

21. emphasis

22. sophomore

23. athlete

24. phenomenal

25. chimpanzee


Hold the Flag High

1. staffs

2. ourselves

3. pants

4. scissors

5. loaves

6. volcanoes

7. chiefs

8. buffaloes

9. flamingos

10. beliefs

11. echoes

12. shelves

13. quizzes

14. sheriffs

15. dominoes

16. thieves

17. measles

18. avocados

19. chefs

20. pianos

 

Challenge Words

21. bailiffs

22. wharves

23. mosquitoes

24. armadillos

25. desperadoes

 


The Ch’i-lin Purse

1. snore

2. tornado

3. spare

4. appear

5. career

6. square

7. report

8. prepare

9. pioneer

10. chair

11. beware

12. smear

13. repair

14. sword

15. ignore

16. order

17. engineer

18. resort

19. volunteer

20. declare

 

Challenge Words

21. impair

22. directory

23. hardware

24. clearance

25. porpoise


A Summer’s Trade

1. example

2. level

3. slogan

4. quarrel

5. scramble

6. evil

7. oxygen

8. wooden

9. double

10. travel

11. cancel

12. chuckle

13. fossil

14. toboggan

15. veteran

16. chisel

17. suburban

18. single

19. sudden

20. beagle

 

Challenge Words

21. obstacle

22 kindergarten

23. abdomen

24. pummel

25. enlighten


The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere

1. danger

2. wander

3. tractor

4. dollar

5. harbor

6. eager

7. eraser

8. surrender

9. solar

10. sticker

11. locker

12. helicopter

13. pillar

14. refrigerator

15. caterpillar

16. rumor

17. glimmer

18. linger

19. sensor

20. alligator

 

Challenge Words

21. numerator

22. collector

23. ancestor

24. counselor

25. denominator

 

The Fabulous Perpetual Motion Machine

1. jewel

2. kingdom

3. gasoline

4. factory

5. garage

6. tropical

7. pajamas

8. estimate

9. tomorrow

10. humidity

11. Chicago

12. bulletin

13. carnival

14. illustrate

15. elegant

16. census

17. terrific

18. celebrate

19. operate

20. celery

 

Challenge Words

21. rehearsal

22. salamander

23. prominent

24. significant

25. parakeet


Leonardo’s Horse

1. waterproof

2. teaspoon

3. grasshopper

4. homesick

5. barefoot

6. courthouse

7. earthquake

8. rowboat

9. scrapbook

10. countryside

11. lightweight

12. fishhook

13. spotlight

14. blindfold

15. whirlpool

16. tablespoon

17. greenhouse

18. postcard

19. hummingbird

20. thumbtack

 

Challenge Words

21. sledgehammer

22. brokenhearted

23. chalkboard

24. straightforward

25. granddaughter

  


Dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins

1. excuse

2. scene

3. muscle

4. explore

5. pledge

6. journal

7. science

8. schedule

9. gigantic

10. scheme

11. Japan

12. excellent

13. exclaim

14. fascinate

15. ginger

16. scholar

17. scent

18. dodge

19. smudge

20. schooner

 

Challenge Words

21. extraordinary

22. reminisce

23. acknowledge

24. prejudice

25. allergic

 

Mahalia Jackson

1. address

2. college

3. mirror

4. recess

5. committee

6. collect

7. Mississippi

8. immediate

9. command

10. appreciate

11. announce

12. possess

13. Tennessee

14. gallop

15. opponent

16. barricade

17. broccoli

18. accomplish

19. allowance

20. zucchini

 

Challenge Words

21. silhouette

22. millionaire

23. dilemma

24. embarrassment

25. compassionate

 

Special Effects in Film & TV

1. uncover

2. defrost

3. uncomfortable

4. discourage

5. disadvantage

6. unfortunate

7. unfamiliar

8. disability

9. discomfort

10. deodorant

11. unemployed

12. deflate

13. disbelief

14. unpredictable

15. disapprove

16. disappoint

17. unpleasant

18. dehydrated

19. disqualify

20. undecided

 

Challenge Words

21. unnecessary

22. disobedient

23. dehumidifier

24. disinfectant

25. disenchanted

 

Weslandia

1. khaki

2. hula

3. banana

4. ballet

5. waltz

6. tomato

7. vanilla

8. canyon

9. yogurt

10. banquet

11. macaroni

12. polka

13. cobra

14. koala

15. barbecue

16. safari

17. buffet

18. stampede

19. karate

20. kiosk

 

Challenge Words

21. papaya

22. artichoke

23. sauerkraut

24. succotash

25. tsunami

 


Tripping Over the Lunch Lady

1. overlook

2. underline

3. subway

4. subset

5. supermarket

6. outlet

7. underground

8. overboard

9. undercurrent

10. superstar

11. overtime

12. supersonic

13. submarine

14. undercover

15. overcast

16. outfield

17. output

18. supernatural

19. subdivision

20. subhead

 

Challenge Words

21. overwhelm

22. superimpose

23. underestimate

24. underprivileged

25. subcommittee

 

Exploding Ants

1. cent

2. sent

3. scent

4. threw

5. through

6. weather

7. whether

8. their

9. there

10. they’re

11. chili

12. chilly

13. tide

14. tied

15. pale

16. pail

17. aloud

18. allowed

19. course

20. coarse

 

Challenge Words

21. counsel

22. council

23. bizarre

24. bazaar

25. patients

26. patience

 

The Stormi Giovanni Club

1. sensible

2. washable

3. available

4. agreeable

5. fashionable

6. valuable

7. flexible

8. reasonable

9. favorable

10. breakable

11. convertible

12. forgettable

13. laughable

14. sociable

15. allowable

16. divisible

17. hospitable

18. reversible

19. responsible

20. tolerable

 

Challenge Words

21. noticeable

22. conceivable

23. disposable

24. biodegradable

25. collapsible

 

The Gymnast

1. invisible

2. illiterate

3. irregular

4. irresistible

5. impossible

6. informal

7. illegal

8. impatient

9. independent

10. incorrect

11. inactive

12. imperfect

13. impolite

14. immature

15. illogical

16. indefinite

17. inappropriate

18. immobile

19. irresponsible

20. inexpensive

 

Challenge Words

21. irrelevant

22. irreparable

23. intolerant

24. indisputable

25. impersonal

 

The Skunk Ladder

1. elementary

2. vehicle

3. miniature

4. probability

5. opportunity

6. substitute

7. variety

8. literature

9. elevator

10. Pennsylvania

11. ravioli

12. cafeteria

13. mosaic

14. tuxedo

15. meteorite

16. fascination

17. cylinder

18. intermediate

19. centennial

20. curiosity

 

Challenge Words

21. documentary

22. stegosaurus

23. pediatrician

24. mediocre

25. simultaneous

 

The Unsinkable Wreck of the R.M.S. Titanic

1. league

2. sergeant

3. yacht

4. doubt

5. fatigue

6. debt

7. blood

8. vague

9. anxious

10. foreign

11. bargain

12. condemn

13. intrigue

14. villain

15. cantaloupe

16. flood

17. depot

18. cordial

19. subtle

20. disguise

 

Challenge Words

21. bureau

22. reminiscent

23. adjective

24. monologue

25. environment

 

Talk with an Astronaut

1. geology

2. thermometer

3. astronaut

4. atmosphere

5. biology

6. thermal

7. disaster

8. meteorology

9. technology

10. hemisphere

11. zoology

12. sociology

13. biosphere

14. thermos

15. asterisk

16. thermostat

17. astronomy

18. spherical

19. ecology

20. mythology

 

Challenge Words

21. psychology

22. anthropology

23. thermoelectricity

24. astronomical

25. microbiology

 

Journey to the Center of the Earth

1. project

2. audience

3. decade

4. territory

5. auditorium

6. terrier

7. decimal

8. injection

9. December

10. reject

11. eject

12. terrace

13. audit

14. decimeter

15. audition

16. audible

17. decathlon

18. terrarium

19. dejected

20. terrain

 

Challenge Words

21. terra cotta

22. subterranean

23. conjecture

24. trajectory

25. terrestrial

 

Ghost Towns of the American West

1. politics

2. political

3. major

4. majority

5. equal

6. equation

7. sign

8. signature

9. arrive

10. arrival

11. inspire

12. inspiration

13. human

14. humanity

15. clean

16. cleanse

17. resign

18. resignation

19. unite

20. unity

 

Challenge Words

21. magic

22. magician

23. remedy

24. remedial

25. individual

26. individuality

 

The Truth About Austin’s Amazing Bats

1. famous

2. invention

3. election

4. furious

5. imagination

6. education

7. nervous

8. explanation

9. various

10. decision

11. relaxation

12. conversation

13. tension

14. humorous

15. exhibition

16. attraction

17. invasion

18. creation

19. occupation

20. destination

 

Challenge Words

21. cancellation

22. summarization

23. glamorous

24. mysterious

25. administration

  


The Mystery of St. Mathew Island

1. important

2. experience

3. ignorant

4. entrance

5. difference

6. instance

7. absence

8. appearance

9. intelligent

10. evidence

11. pollutant

12. clearance

13. confidence

14. conference

15. insurance

16. ambulance

17. hesitant

18. consistent

19. excellence

20. persistent

 

Challenge Words

21. iridescent

22. coincidence

23. convenient

24. significant

25. alliance

 

King Midas and the Golden Touch

1. brief

2. believe

3. receive

4. leisure

5. piece

6. relief

7. seize

8. ceiling

9. field

10. neither

11. apiece

12. receipt

13. yield

14. deceive

15. achieve

16. grief

17. niece

18. protein

19. shield

20. conceited

 

Challenge Words

21. diesel

22. retrieval

23. unwieldy

24. grievance

25. deceitful

 

The Hindenburg

1. ice cream

2. a lot

3. keyboard

4. fairy tale

5. horseshoe

6. piggy bank

7. textbook

8. guidelines

9. newspaper

10. space shuttle

11. hay fever

12. dead end

13. password

14. teenager

15. skateboard

16. everything

17. barbed wire

18. cartwheel

19. root beer

20. fingerprint

 

Challenge Words

21. air conditioner

22. blood pressure

23. worldwide

24. straightedge

25. cross country

 

Sweet Music in Harlem

1. quiet

2. quite

3. finely

4. finally

5. except

6. accept

7. than

8. then

9. since

10. sense

11. affect

12. effect

13. from

14. form

15. later

16. latter

17. adapt

18. adopt

19. medal

20. metal

 

Challenge Words

21. personal

22. personnel

23. proceeding

24. preceding

25. immigrate

26. emigrate