Alaska Content and Performance Standards
AK.RF.K. Foundational Skills
Phonics and Word Recognition
RF.K.3. Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.
RF.K.3.b. Associate the long and short sounds with the common spellings (graphemes) for the five major vowels.
AK.L.K. Language Standards
Conventions of Standard English
L.K.2. Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing.
L.K.2.b. Recognize and name end punctuation.
L.K.2.d. Spell simple words phonetically, drawing on knowledge of sound-letter relationships.