Tennessee Academic Standards
TN.FL. FOUNDATIONAL LITERACY STANDARDS
3.FL.VA. Vocabulary Acquisition
FL.VA.7. Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases by using context clues, analyzing meaningful word parts, and consulting general and specialized reference materials, as appropriate.
3.FL.VA.7a. Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on grade 3 reading and content, choosing flexibly from a range of strategies.
3.FL.VA.7a.iii. Use a known root word as a clue to the meaning of an unknown word with the same root.