Tennessee Academic Standards
TN.L. LANGUAGE STANDARDS
6.L.VAU. Vocabulary Acquisition and Use
L.VAU.4. Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases by using context clues, analyzing meaningful word parts, and consulting general and specialized reference materials, as appropriate.
6.L.VAU.4. Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on 6th grade-level text by choosing flexibly from a range of strategies.
6.L.VAU.4.b. Use common grade-appropriate morphological elements as clues to the meaning of a word or a phrase.