Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)
TX.110.7. English Language Arts and Reading, Grade 5, Adopted 2017
5.3. Developing and sustaining foundational language skills: listening, speaking, reading, writing, and thinking--vocabulary. The student uses newly acquired vocabulary expressively. The student is expected to:
5.3.B. Use context within and beyond a sentence to determine the relevant meaning of unfamiliar words or multiple-meaning words.
5.11. Composition: listening, speaking, reading, writing, and thinking using multiple texts--writing process. The student uses the writing process recursively to compose multiple texts that are legible and uses appropriate conventions. The student is expected to:
5.11.D. Edit drafts using standard English conventions, including:
5.11.D.iv. Adjectives, including their comparative and superlative forms.