Arizona Common Core Standards
AZ.CC.6.L. 2010 Language Standards 6-12
Vocabulary Acquisition and Use
6.L.6. Acquire and use accurately grade-appropriate general academic and domain-specific words and phrases; gather vocabulary knowledge when considering a word or phrase important to comprehension or expression.
AZ.CC.6.RI. 2010 Reading Standards for Informational Text 6-12
Craft and Structure
6.RI.4. Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative, connotative, and technical meanings.