New York State Learning Standards and Core Curriculum
NY.2RF. 2nd Grade Reading Standards: Foundational Skills
Phonics and Word Recognition
2RF3. Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.
2RF3a. Distinguish long and short vowels when reading regularly spelled one-syllable words.
2RF3b. Decode short and long vowel sounds in two-syllable words (for example, peanut, sailboat, sunshine, and invite).