Tennessee Academic Standards
TN.FL. FOUNDATIONAL LITERACY STANDARDS
K.FL.PA. Phonological Awareness
K.FL.PA.2. Demonstrate understanding of spoken words, syllables, and sounds (phonemes).
K.FL.PA.2.d. Isolate and pronounce the initial, medial vowel, and final sounds (phonemes) in two- and three-phoneme (VC or CVC) words, excluding CVC words ending with /l/, /r/, or /x/.
K.FL.PWR. Phonics and Word Recognition
K.FL.PWR.3. Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills when decoding isolated words and in connected text.
K.FL.PWR.3.b. Associate the long and short phonemes with common spellings for the five major vowels.
K.FL.WC. Word Composition
K.FL.WC.4. Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills when encoding words; write legibly.
K.FL.WC.4.b. Write a letter/letters for most consonant and short vowel sounds (phonemes).
K.FL.WC.4.e. Identify the letters used to represent vowel phonemes and those used to represent consonants; know that every syllable has a vowel.