Pennsylvania Core and Academic Standards
PA.CC.1.1.2. Foundational Skills: Students gain a working knowledge of concepts of print, alphabetic principle, and other basic conventions.
Phonics and Word Recognition
CC.1.1.2.D. Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.
CC.1.1.2.D.1. Distinguish long and short vowels when reading regularly spelled one-syllable words.