Colorado Academic Standards (CAS)
CO.5.2. Reading for All Purposes
5.2.3. Knowledge of morphology and word relationships matters when reading. Students can:
5.2.3.a. Use combined knowledge of all letter-sound correspondences, syllabication patterns, and morphology (e.g., roots and affixes) to read accurately unfamiliar multisyllabic words in context and out of context. (CCSS: RF.5.3a)
5.2.3.b. Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on grade 5 reading and content, choosing flexibly from a range of strategies. (CCSS: L.5.4)
5.2.3.b.ii. Use common, grade-appropriate Greek and Latin affixes and roots as clues to the meaning of a word (e.g., photograph, photosynthesis). (CCSS: L.5.4b)
5.2.3.f. Read and identify the meaning of roots and related word families in which the pronunciation of the root does not change.