These are “harder” words, from 25 ReadWorks articles, which are the first “page” of articles on their site, when setting their Lexile range from 650 to 750.   



Pictures Of The Year

Lakota ,  memorable   



Political Parties

Barack ,  candidates ,  democratic ,  political   



Happy Trails

Audrey ,  canister ,  counselor ,  definitely ,  Egyptian ,  embroidery ,  genius ,  Kanawa ,  lightheartedly ,  mustache ,  nausea ,  nostrils , rehearsed , unison ,  wafted ,  whoa    



Important People

assignments ,  expectations    



The Highest Court In The Land

constitution ,  executive ,  judicial ,  judiciary ,  justices ,  legislative   



Old Man Of The Mountain

Franconia ,  Hampshire ,  mountainside    



News Debate: Cashing In

attendance ,  educations ,  encourage ,  incentives ,  Luo ,  Massachusetts ,  motivated ,  necessarily ,  outrageous ,  Rolina ,  Upperman ,  Vlastaris    



Got Allergies?

allergen ,  decades ,  immune ,  institutes ,  medicine ,  sensitive ,  survey ,  systems    



Meet Rosa Parks

character ,  demanding ,  equality ,  refusing    



Monkey Business

Delhi ,  rhesus    



A Crooked Election

auditorium ,  barbecue ,  barbeque ,  Boyd ,  candidate ,  clamor ,  conscious ,  dejected ,  healthier ,  indie ,  interjects ,  Maya ,  moderated ,  moderator ,  opinion ,  opponent ,  opportunity ,  palpable ,  presidency ,  professional ,  professionally ,  providing ,  stomach ,  tofu ,  vegetarian ,  Whitaker        



The Treasure Hunt

agreement ,  riddles        



The Run

advertise ,  authorities ,  binoculars ,  contagious ,  eerie ,  Greerson ,  hallucination ,  hilarious ,  horizon ,  indescribably ,  mustache ,  occasional ,  pastureland ,  plague ,  rustled ,  Scruggs ,  sputtering ,  syrupy ,  transmitting ,  uncharacteristically    



When Will We Have Flying Cars?

developed ,  eager ,  engineers ,  propeller ,  propellers ,  solutions ,  transition ,  fasten   



The Magic Glasses

approaching ,  appropriate ,  attention ,  case ,  creatures ,  immediately ,  intently ,  prescription ,  sternly,  animated ,  pigeon ,  Shellsworth ,  squinting     



What Is Trade?

companies

 



Book Battles

wrestling ,  Colorado 



Bat News

Angeli ,  chiroptologist ,  nocturnal 



The Treasure Hunt

capitalized ,  clambered ,  deafening ,  delicious ,  identified ,  lazily ,  literary ,  Melanie ,  Neruda ,  obviously ,  Pablo ,  signifies ,  university ,  usually 



U.S. Presidents: Andrew Jackson

apparent ,  appealed ,  authorized ,  Carolinas ,  champion ,  Cherokee ,  controversial ,  controversy ,  democratic ,  eventually ,  exhaustion ,  fortunate ,  frontier ,  hickory ,  individual ,  interested ,  legacy ,  military ,  tragically  



War Stories

antiaircraft ,  anticipate ,  attacked ,  attending ,  Berlin ,  blitz ,  blitzkrieg ,  bombing ,  bombings ,  Britain ,  cavalry ,  claustrophobic ,  continuous ,  curtained ,  Curtis ,  debris ,  deemed ,  duration ,  extraordinary ,  eyewitness ,  frostbite ,  Gaetano ,  Germany ,  Gestapo ,  governess ,  government ,  groaning ,  habitation ,  Hawaii ,  Hitler ,  holocaust ,  immigrants ,  inferior ,  interviews ,  invaded ,  Jewish ,  jubilant ,  Kristallnacht ,  Lytle ,  managed ,  mandatory ,  material ,  mounded ,  Munich ,  Nazi ,  necessities ,  onslaught ,  particularly ,  patrolled ,  periodically , Poland , procedure ,  quota ,  rebuilding ,  recruited ,  refugees ,  restaurants ,  Sarne ,  Schaghticoke ,  Scotland ,  Shanghai ,  shrapnel ,  Siberian ,  siren ,  Soviet ,  synagogues ,  taunted ,  threatened , union  



An Unexpected Trip

attention ,  collapsing ,  hesitated   



Big Hope

miniature ,  Missouri ,  surprising ,  Thumbelina   



Magic In The Classroom

assignments ,  circumstances ,  conversation ,  exasperating ,  glowered ,  polka ,  Samantha ,  splotched ,  tutu   



Blue Lightning

accelerator ,  aerodynamics ,  jagged ,  hobbyist ,  immediately ,  inspired ,  interacts ,  inventors ,  materials ,  metal ,  mimicking ,  mischief ,  original ,  parental ,  resistance ,  scouts ,  solid ,  steering ,  supervision ,  though ,  unique