New York State Learning Standards and Core Curriculum
NY.1RF. 1st Grade Reading Standards: Foundational Skills
1RF2. Demonstrate understanding of spoken words, syllables, and sounds (phonemes).
1RF2b. Count, blend and segment single syllable words that include consonant blends like claw and trip.
Phonics and Word Recognition
1RF3. Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.
1RF3a. Know the letter-sound correspondences for common blends and consonant digraphs (e.g. sh, ch, th).