Virginia Standards of Learning
1.5. The student will apply phonetic principles to read and spell.
1.5.g. Read and spell simple two-syllable compound words.
1.7. The student will expand vocabulary and use of word meanings.
1.7.a. Discuss meanings of words in context.
1.7.f. Use singular and plural nouns.
1.7.g. Use adjectives to describe nouns.
1.7.h. Use verbs to identify actions.
1.8. The student will use simple reference materials.
1.8.a. Use knowledge of alphabetical order by first letter.