Virginia Standards of Learning
2.6. The student will expand vocabulary and use of word meanings.
2.6.c. Use knowledge of antonyms and synonyms.
2.11. The student will edit writing for capitalization, punctuation, spelling and Standard English.
2.11.d. Use singular and plural nouns and pronouns.
2.11.e. Use apostrophes in contractions and possessives.
2.11.f. Use contractions and singular possessives.
2.11.h. Use correct spelling for commonly used sight words, including compound words and regular plurals.
2.11.k. Use adjectives correctly.