MD.1.0. General Reading Processes
1.D. Students will use a variety of strategies and opportunities to understand word meaning and to increase vocabulary.
1.D.3. Understand, acquire, and use new vocabulary
1.D.3.a. Use context to determine the meanings of words
MD.5.0. Controlling Language
5.D.2. Apply conventional spelling in written language
5.D.2.b. Modify spellings when adding inflectional endings and suffixes