Nebraska Core Academic Content Standards
NE.LA 2.1. Reading: Students will learn and apply reading skills and strategies to comprehend text.
LA 2.1.3. Word Analysis: Students will use phonetic analysis to read and write grade-level text.
LA 2.1.3.b. Use word structure to read text (e.g., prefixes/suffixes, compound words, contractions, syllabication, derivation).
LA 2.1.5. Vocabulary: Students will build and use conversational, academic, and content-specific grade-level vocabulary.
LA 2.1.5.a. Use word structure elements, known words, and word patterns to determine meaning (e.g., contractions, plurals, possessives, basic parts of speech, compounds, syllables).