Academic Standard

Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills when encoding words; write legibly.
Initiative: 
Tennessee State Standards
Framework: 
English/Language Arts
Type: 
Standard
Code: 
TSS.ELA.2.FL.WC.4
Grade range: 
No grade range
Groupings:
Cornerstone = Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills when encoding words; write legibly.
 
Elements within this Standard
 
Component
Use conventional spelling for one-syllable words including position-based patterns, complex consonant blends, less common vowel teams for long vowels,
Use conventional spelling for regular two- and three-syllable words containing combined syllable types, compounds, and common prefixes and derivational
Spell words with suffixes that require consonant doubling, dropping silent -e, and changing y to i.
Write most common, frequently used words and most irregular words.
Consult reference materials, including beginning dictionaries, to check and correct spelling.
Print legibly in manuscript; write many upper and lowercase letters in cursive.