Tennessee Academic Standards
TN.FL. FOUNDATIONAL LITERACY STANDARDS
1.FL.VA. Vocabulary Acquisition
FL.VA.7. Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases by using context clues, analyzing meaningful word parts, and consulting general and specialized reference materials, as appropriate.
1.FL.VA.7b. With guidance and support from adults, demonstrate understanding of word relationships and nuances in word meanings.
1.FL.VA.7b.i. Sort words into categories to gain a sense of the concepts the categories represent.
1.FL.VA.7b.ii. Define words by category and by one or more key attributes.