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CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.5.4 Determine Or Clarify...

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.5.4 - Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on grade 5 reading and content, choosing flexibly from a range of strategies.

 

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.5.4.a - Use context (e.g., cause/effect relationships and comparisons in text) as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase.

 

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.5.4.b - Use common, grade-appropriate Greek and Latin affixes and roots as clues to the meaning of a word (e.g., photograph, photosynthesis).

 

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.5.4.c - Consult reference materials (e.g., dictionaries, glossaries, thesauruses), both print and digital, to find the pronunciation and determine or clarify the precise meaning of key words and phrases.

 
Authors: National Governors Association Center for Best Practices, Council of Chief State School Officers

Title: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.5.4 Determine Or Clarify The Meaning Of Unknown And Multiple-meaning Words... Language - 5th Grade English Language Arts Common Core State Standards

Publisher: National Governors Association Center for Best Practices, Council of Chief State School Officers, Washington D.C.

Copyright Date: 2010

(Page last edited 10/08/2017)

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