RF.K.2d Isolate and pronounce the initial, medial vowel, and final sounds (phonemes) in three-phoneme (consonant-vowel-consonant, or CVC) words. (This does not include CVCs ending with /l/, /r/, or /x/.)
R.K.9 With prompting and support, compare and contrast two texts; recognize that texts reflect one’s own and others’ culture. (RI&RL)
Knowledge of Language
L.K.1 Demonstrate an understanding of how language functions in different cultures and contexts; apply this knowledge to comprehend more fully when reading and listening, and make effective choices when composing, creating, and speaking.
L.K.1a Recognize and appreciate the linguistic diversity of peers, teachers, and other members of the school community.
Vocabulary Acquisition and Use
L.K.2 Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases in grade-level reading and content; use context clues, analyze meaningful word parts, consult general and specialized reference materials, and apply word solving strategies (for meaning) as appropriate.
L.K.2a Begin to recognize some words have multiple meanings (e.g., duck, tie).
L.K.3e Act out shades of meanings with verbs (e.g., strut, skip).
L.K.4 Demonstrate an ability to collaboratively and independently build vocabulary knowledge when encountering unknown words including cultural, general academic, and discipline-specific terms and phrases; use vocabulary appropriate to the context and situation.
Conventions of Standardized English
L.K.5 Demonstrate contextually appropriate use of the conventions of standardized English grammar and usage when writing or speaking. Discern when and where it is appropriate to use standardized English. Appropriately use and explain the intended purpose of language choice with:
L.K.5a Frequently used nouns, verbs, and prepositions.
L.K.6 Demonstrate contextually appropriate use of the conventions of standardized English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing. Discern when and where it is appropriate to use standardized English. Appropriately use and explain the intended purpose in conventions with:
L.K.6a Capitalization of the first word in a sentence.