WA.1. Reading: The student understands and uses different skills and strategies to read.
1.2. Use vocabulary (word meaning) strategies to comprehend text.
1.2.1. Understand and apply dictionary skills and other reference skills.
1.2.1.a. Use dictionaries, thesauruses, and glossaries to find or confirm word meanings, pronunciations, syllabication, synonyms, antonyms, parts of speech, and/or clarify shades of meaning.
1.2.2. Apply a variety of strategies to comprehend words and ideas in complex text.
1.2.2.d. Use prior knowledge, the text, context clues, and graphic features of text to predict, clarify, and/or expand word meanings and concepts.