New York State Learning Standards and Core Curriculum
NY.4RF. 4th Grade Reading Standards: Foundational Skills
4RF4. Read grade-level text with sufficient accuracy and fluency to support comprehension.
4RF4b. Use context to confirm or self-correct word recognition and understanding, rereading as necessary.
NY.4L. 4th Grade Language Standards
Vocabulary Acquisition and Use
4L4. Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases, choosing flexibly from a range of strategies.
4L4a. Use context (e.g., definitions, examples, or restatements in text) as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase.