Minnesota Academic Standards
MN.5.3. Reading Benchmarks: Foundational Skills K-5
Phonics and Word Recognition
22.214.171.124. Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.
5.RF.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.
MN.5.10. Language Benchmarks K-5
Vocabulary Acquisition and Use
126.96.36.199. 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.
188.8.131.52.b. Use common, grade-appropriate Greek and Latin affixes and roots as clues to the meaning of a word (e.g., photograph, photosynthesis).