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Skills available for Colorado fifth-grade language arts standards

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5.2.3.g.i Read grade-level text with purpose and understanding.

5.2.3.b.i Use context (e.g., cause/effect relationships and comparisons in text) as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase.

5.2.3.g.ii Read grade-level prose and poetry orally with accuracy, appropriate rate, and expression.

5.2.3.b.ii Use common, grade-appropriate Greek and Latin affixes and roots as clues to the meaning of a word (e.g., photograph, photosynthesis).

5.2.3.g.iii Use context to confirm or self-correct word recognition and understanding, rereading as necessary.

5.2.3.b.iii Consult reference materials (e.g., dictionaries, glossaries, thesauruses), both print and digital, to find the pronunciation and determine or clarify the precise meaning of key words and phrases.

5.2 Reading for All Purposes