Academic Standard: Grade
Common Core State Standards
English Language Arts & Literacy
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing.
(L.K.3 begins in grade 2)
Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on kindergarten reading and content.
With guidance and support from adults, explore word relationships and nuances in word meanings.
Use words and phrases acquired through conversations, reading and being read to, and responding to texts.