Grades 6-8 (WVI 3)
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assertive forward or aggressive in speech or action.
Aurora bands or streamers of light that appear in the sky at night in areas around the magnetic poles, caused by solar particles striking atoms in the outer part of the earth's atmosphere.
countenance facial expression or general appearance.
credibility the quality of being believable, or the power to cause others to believe.
deteriorate to become less in value or quality; decline.
dissent to disagree with an opinion or belief held by many others.
drab not bright; dull.
endorsement a statement given in support of a person or product, as in an advertisement or political campaign.
favorable showing the promise of something good.
guilt the fact of having done something wrong or having broken a law.
nestle to lie close or curled next to.
pulverize to make into powder, as by crushing, grinding, or pounding.
righteous morally upright.
scrounge to seek out and gather, especially by salvaging scraps (often followed by "up" or "together").
sophistication the quality or condition of having worldly knowledge, elegant refinement, or technological complexity.