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trick or treat
what children say on Halloween night when they knock on neighborhood doors to get candy
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scissors

Word List: School

a small tool used for cutting

Conversation:

Kyle: Where are the scissors?

Betty: They're in the second drawer of the desk.

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Spelling Bee

Word List: School

a spelling competition, usually in school, between children

I'm so excited. I won the Spelling Bee today in our class!

Spring Break

Word List: School

a one-week vacation from school in the early spring

A lot of families take trips during Spring Break. (and) During Spring Break many young people like to party.

STEM – Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Word List: School

a challenging academic program that focuses on science, technology, engineering, and math

Public schools are giving their attention to STEM education and especially targeting Latinos, females, and under-represented minority students to pursue these careers when they are ready to go to college.

top-notch

Word List: School

of the best

Some of the universities in the United States that are top-notch are Berkeley, Davis, Stanford, and UCLA.  Some of the universities in the world that are top-notch are Oxford University in England and the University of London in the United Kingdom.

valedictorian

Word List: School

the student, usually with the highest GPA, who gives the graduation speech

The valedictorian spoke about how important it is to set specific goals for your future.

Yale

Word List: School

a private, Ivy-league university in New Haven, Connecticut

My best friend from China attends Yale.