In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson 
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Mrs. Dingman's 5th Grade
abacusextravagantignorantqueasiness  replica
solemn       irate                    matriarch             cringe         emphatic
scurried         jostled                   melodious             rebuke        skeptical
torrential            writhed                  ambassador           devour      humiliated
balmy           elaborate                  ordeal                 feeble          sinister
protruded   intimidated   forlorn    escapade     illustrious
sashay                amateur                  charade         eventually       pigeon-toed
recitation         acquainted           imitate         pocketbook           broaden
encounter           peculiar               psychiatrist       ritual                   rookie
compliment          obvious                  persisted       obedient                gesture
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Other Resources for In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson:
edHelper Literature Unit
Baseball and Jackie Robinson
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