Nebraska Core Academic Content Standards
NE.LA 6.1. Reading: Students will learn and apply reading skills and strategies to comprehend text.
LA 6.1.5. Vocabulary: Students will build and use conversational, academic, and content-specific grade-level vocabulary.
LA 6.1.5.b. Select and apply knowledge of context clues (e.g., word, phrase, sentence, and paragraph clues) and text features to determine meaning of unknown words.
LA 6.1.5.d. Identify and use semantic relationships (e.g., multiple meanings, metaphors, similes, idioms, analogies, synonyms, antonyms) to determine the meaning of words, aid in comprehension, and improve writing.