Academic Standard

Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on kindergarten reading and content.
Initiative: 
Common Core State Standards
Framework: 
English Language Arts & Literacy
Type: 
Standard
Code: 
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.K.4
Grade range: 
K
Groupings:
Category = Vocabulary Acquisition and Use
 
Elements within this Standard
 
Component
Identify new meanings for familiar words and apply them accurately (e.g., knowing duck is a bird and learning the verb to duck).
Use the most frequently occurring inflections and affixes (e.g., -ed, -s, re-, un-, pre-, -ful, -less) as a clue to the meaning of an unknown word.
 
 
Resources aligned with this Standard
 
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Academic Lesson
 
ELA / Literacy
Grades K - 2
 
ELA / Literacy
Kindergarten
 
Multiple content areas
Grades K - 2
 
ELA / Literacy
Kindergarten
Academic Web Link
 
Multiple content areas
Kindergarten
 
ELA / Literacy
Grades K - 5
 
ELA / Literacy
Grades K - 3
 
ELA / Literacy
Grades K - 2
Academic Activity/Task
 
ELA / Literacy
Kindergarten
 
ELA / Literacy
Kindergarten
Academic Unit
 
ELA / Literacy
Kindergarten
 
ELA / Literacy
Grades K - 1
 
ELA / Literacy
Grades K - 1
 
Science
Kindergarten