Academic Standard

With guidance and support from adults, demonstrate understanding of word relationships and nuances in word meanings.
Initiative: 
Tennessee State Standards
Framework: 
English/Language Arts
Type: 
Standard
Code: 
TSS.ELA.1.FL.VA.7b
Grade range: 
No grade range
Groupings:
Cornerstone = Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases by using context clues, analyzing meaningful word parts, and consulting general and...
 
Elements within this Standard
 
Component
Sort words into categories to gain a sense of the concepts the categories represent.
Define words by category and by one or more key attributes.
Identify real-life connections between words and their use.
Distinguish shades of meaning among words by defining or choosing them or by acting out the meanings.