Pennsylvania Core and Academic Standards
PA.CC.1.1.1. Foundational Skills: Students gain a working knowledge of concepts of print, alphabetic principle, and other basic conventions.
CC.1.1.1.C. Demonstrate understanding of spoken words, syllables, and sounds (phonemes).
CC.1.1.1.C.1. Distinguish long from short vowel sounds in spoken single-syllable words.
Phonics and Word Recognition
CC.1.1.1.D. Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.
CC.1.1.1.D.4. Read grade-appropriate irregularly spelled words.