Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)
TX.110.3. English Language Arts and Reading, Grade 1, Adopted 2017
1.2. Developing and sustaining foundational language skills: listening, speaking, reading, writing, and thinking--beginning reading and writing. The student develops word structure knowledge through phonological awareness, print concepts, phonics, and morphology to communicate, decode, and spell. The student is expected to:
1.2.B. Demonstrate and apply phonetic knowledge by:
1.2.B.iv. Using knowledge of base words to decode common compound words and contractions.