North Carolina Standard Course of Study
NC.RF. READING: FOUNDATIONAL SKILLS
RF.3. Phonological Awareness
RF.1.3. Demonstrate understanding of spoken words, syllables, and sounds (phonemes).
RF.1.3.b. Orally produce single-syllable words by blending sounds (phonemes), including consonant blends.
RF.4. Phonics and Word Recognition
RF.1.4. Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.
RF.1.4.a. Know the spelling-sound correspondences for common consonant digraphs.