Delaware Standards and Instruction
DE.CC5RF. Reading Standards: Foundational Skills (K-5)
Phonics and Word Recognition
CC5RF3. Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.
CC5RF3a. 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.
DE.CC5L. Language Standards K-5
Vocabulary Acquisition and Use
CC5L4. 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.
CC5L4b. Use common, grade-appropriate Greek and Latin affixes and roots as clues to the meaning of a word (e.g., photograph, photosynthesis).