Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)
TX.110.7. English Language Arts and Reading, Grade 5, Adopted 2017
5.2. Developing and sustaining foundational language skills: listening, speaking, reading, writing, and thinking--beginning reading and writing. The student develops word structure knowledge through phonological awareness, print concepts, phonics, and morphology to communicate, decode, and spell. The student is expected to:
5.2.A. Demonstrate and apply phonetic knowledge by:
5.2.A.iii. Decoding words using advanced knowledge of syllable division patterns.
5.2.A.iv. Decoding words using advanced knowledge of the influence of prefixes and suffixes on base words.
5.2.B. Demonstrate and apply spelling knowledge by:
5.2.B.iv. Spelling words using advanced knowledge of syllable division patterns.
5.2.B.v. Spelling words using knowledge of prefixes.
5.2.B.vi. Spelling words using knowledge of suffixes, including how they can change base words such as dropping e, changing y to i, and doubling final consonants.