Tennessee Academic Standards
TN.FL. FOUNDATIONAL LITERACY STANDARDS
3.FL.PWR. Phonics and Word Recognition
3.FL.PWR.3. Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills when decoding isolated words and in connected text.
3.FL.PWR.3.a. Identify and define the meaning of the most common prefixes and derivational suffixes.
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.ii. Determine the meaning of the new word formed when a known affix is added to a known word.