Nebraska Core Academic Content Standards
NE.LA 3.1. Reading: Students will learn and apply reading skills and strategies to comprehend text.
LA 3.1.5. Vocabulary: Students will build and use conversational, academic, and content-specific grade-level vocabulary.
LA 3.1.5.a. Determine meaning of words through the knowledge of word structure elements, known words, and word patterns (e.g., contractions, plurals, possessives, parts of speech, syllables, affixes, base and root words, abbreviations).