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6th Grade Language Arts: Lessons & Help

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Increase your sixth graders' understanding of language arts with these engaging lessons. You can use the video lessons to reinforce areas where they might need extra help and then assign the multiple-choice quizzes to check how well they understood these concepts.
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19 Chapters in 6th Grade Language Arts: Lessons & Help

19 chapters in 6th Grade Language Arts: Lessons & Help

Ch 1. 6th Grade Language Arts: Punctuation & Grammar {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[51156].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Capitalization Rules in Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10917].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10917].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Punctuation: Using Colons, Semicolons & Periods Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1309].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1309].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Commas: Correct Usage & Basic Rules Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2746].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2746].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Comma Usage: Avoid Confusion in Clauses & Contrasting Sentence Parts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2985].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2985].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Question Mark: Definition & Use Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3699].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3699].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Exclamation Mark: Use & Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3700].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3700].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Parentheses and Dashes: Correct Usage Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18729].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18729].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Using Hyphens, Brackets, Ellipses & Quotation Marks Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31418].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31418].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How to Use and Interpret Hyphenation Conventions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22076].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22076].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - The Purposes of the Ellipsis and Dashes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21819].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21819].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What Are Nouns? - Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5429].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5429].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Using Nouns as the Subject of a Sentence: Grammar Rules & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5433].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5433].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Singular & Plural Nouns: Definitions, Rules & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5430].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5430].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What Are Possessive Nouns? - Examples, Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5432].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5432].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What Are Pronouns? - Types, Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5491].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5491].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Are Personal Pronouns? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1311].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1311].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Pronouns: Relative, Reflexive, Interrogative & Possessive Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2365].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2365].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Possessive Pronouns & Contractions: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5490].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5490].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - What is an Antecedent? - Definition, Meaning & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6422].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6422].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Compound Antecedents: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6423].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6423].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Personal Pronouns and Antecedents: Number Agreement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6424].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6424].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Comparison of Adjectives & Adverbs: Examples, Sentences & Exercises Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6428].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6428].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Conjunctions: Coordinating & Correlative Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10992].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10992].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Action, Linking and Auxiliary Verbs: Definitions, Functions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6426].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6426].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Verb Tense & Subject-Verb Agreement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1313].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1313].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Subject-Verb Agreement: Using Uncommon Singular and Plural Nouns and Pronouns Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1314].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1314].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Write with Idioms or Phrasal Verbs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1317].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1317].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Identifying Errors of Verb Tense Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10912].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10912].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Identifying Subject-Verb Agreement Errors Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10911].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10911].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Active and Passive Voice Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1318].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1318].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Types of Sentences: Simple, Compound & Complex Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38005].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38005].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Parts of a Sentence: Subject, Predicate, Object & Clauses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38006].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38006].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Identify the Subject of a Sentence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1312].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1312].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What are Predicates? - Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6430].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6430].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Sentence Fragments, Comma Splices and Run-on Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1308].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1308].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Varied Sentence Structure in Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31453].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31453].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Parallelism: How to Write and Identify Parallel Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1310].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1310].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What Are Misplaced Modifiers and Dangling Modifiers? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1315].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1315].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What Are Connotation and Denotation? - Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4676].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4676].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Using Affixes and Roots to Find the Meaning of Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21822].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21822].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Constructing Meaning with Context Clues, Prior Knowledge & Word Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4674].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4674].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Use Context to Determine the Meaning of Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1593].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1593].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Understanding Words By Their Relationships Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22073].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22073].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Commonly Confused Words in English Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10916].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10916].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Spelling: Words That Sound Alike (Homonyms & Homophones) Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11093].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11093].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What Is a Figure of Speech? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22081].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22081].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Personification and Apostrophe: Differences & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4108].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4108].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Cliches, Paradoxes & Equivocations: Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4106].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4106].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Similes in Literature: Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4107].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4107].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What is a Metaphor? - Examples, Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4104].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4104].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Synecdoche vs. Metonymy: Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4105].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4105].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Allegory in Literature: History, Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4114].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4114].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Symbolism & Imagery in Literature: Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4118].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4118].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Understatement & Litotes: Differences, Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4116].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4116].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Allusion and Illusion: Definitions and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4110].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4110].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Glossary of Literary Terms: Poetry Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1489].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1489].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Poetry as Literary Form: Overview and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17215].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17215].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Poetic Devices: Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11159].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11159].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Poems with ABAB Rhyme Scheme: Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11190].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11190].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What Is Free Verse Poetry? - Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14684].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14684].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Epic Poetry: Definition, Heroes & Stories Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5680].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5680].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Sonnets: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14687].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14687].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Shakespeare's Sonnet 130: Summary, Tone & Literary Devices Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7333].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7333].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Shakespeare's Sonnet 18: Summary, Theme & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7377].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7377].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Elegy Poems: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14688].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14688].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Narrative Poems: Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14685].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14685].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Analyzing American Poetry: Terms and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24993].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24993].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Identifying Forms in American Poetry Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24994].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24994].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Glossary of Literary Terms: Prose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1488].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1488].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How to Analyze a Literary Passage: A Step-by-Step Guide Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2705].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2705].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Types of Fiction: Novels, Novellas & Short Stories Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8283].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8283].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Sources of Modern Fiction: Myths, Traditional Stories & Religious Works Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23216].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23216].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Setting in Literature: Definition, Importance & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20742].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20742].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Characterization: Character Roles & Dialogue in Fiction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29253].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29253].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Plot in Fiction: Definition, Parts & Subplots Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29254].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29254].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Point of View: First, Second & Third Person Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1333].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1333].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Narrators in Literature: Types and Definitions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4588].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4588].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - What is a Flashback in Literature? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20734].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20734].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - What is Theme in Literature? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8671].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8671].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Interpreting Tone in Fiction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29255].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29255].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Drawing Inferences in Fiction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29257].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29257].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Interpreting Figurative Language in Fiction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29258].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29258].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Drama? - Terms, Time Periods and Styles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9047].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9047].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Elements of Drama: Characters, Plot, Setting & Symbolism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9049].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9049].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Character Motivation in a Drama Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28707].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28707].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Plot Elements in Drama: From Exposition to Resolution Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28699].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28699].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Drama Structure: Acts, Scenes, Prologue & Epilogue Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28700].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28700].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Character Dialogue & Nonverbal Communication in a Drama Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28706].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28706].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Reading & Interpreting Dialogue from a Script or Play Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28701].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28701].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - The Use of Punctuation in Dramatic Dialogue Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28703].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28703].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Interpreting the Main Idea and Purpose of a Scene Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28702].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28702].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Identifying Stage Directions in a Drama Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28704].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28704].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Inferring Mood in Drama Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28705].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28705].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What Is Nonfiction? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28692].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28692].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Get the Gist of an Essay & Improve Reading Comprehension Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1592].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1592].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Explain the Main Point through Supporting Details Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28811].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28811].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Supporting Details: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5968].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5968].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How to Determine the Text Structure of a Passage Using Transitions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28821].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28821].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How to Restate an Idea and Summarize Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28812].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28812].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What is Inference? - How to Infer Intended Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4673].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4673].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - How to Use Reference Material in Your Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1344].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1344].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What Is a Bibliography and When Should I Write One? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1337].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1337].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Avoid Plagiarism: When to Cite Sources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1338].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1338].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Read Citations in Texts and Bibliographies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1339].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1339].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Journal Article Citations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1340].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1340].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Citations from Magazines Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1342].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1342].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How to Cite Online Sources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1343].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1343].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How to Make In-Text Citations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1345].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1345].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - What is MLA Format? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1346].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1346].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - How to Make a Works Cited Page Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1350].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1350].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Narrative Essay: Definition, Examples & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7026].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7026].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Descriptive Essay: Definition, Examples & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7027].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7027].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Informative Essay: Definition, Examples & Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7028].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7028].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Evaluative Essay: Examples, Format & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7030].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7030].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Effective Prewriting: Instructions and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15528].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15528].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Essay Organization and Outline Building Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15530].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15530].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Writing: Main Idea, Thesis Statement & Topic Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1322].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1322].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Introductions and Conclusions: Best Practices and Advice Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15533].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15533].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How to Write Strong Transitions and Transitional Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1334].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1334].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Structuring Paragraphs and Sentences: Tips and Tricks Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15531].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15531].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - How to Use Sources to Write Essays and Evaluate Evidence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1324].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1324].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Supporting Your Message With Primary and Secondary Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21114].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21114].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Analyzing, Applying, and Drawing Conclusions From Research to Make Recommendations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21119].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21119].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Supporting Your Writing with Examples and Evidence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21678].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21678].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - Quoting, Paraphrasing and Summarizing Your Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21118].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21118].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 16 - Using Rhetorical Skills to Write Better Essays Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1329].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1329].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 17 - How Word Choice and Language Sets the Tone of Your Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1330].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1330].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 18 - How to Avoid Redundancy in Your Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20099].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20099].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 19 - Writing Revision: How to Fix Mistakes in Your Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1335].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1335].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Parts of An Argument: Claims, Counterclaims, Reasons, and Evidence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14636].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14636].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Assessing the Reliability and Validity of Sources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21500].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21500].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Evaluating Reasoning in an Essay or Article Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2794].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2794].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Evaluate Reasoning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1332].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1332].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How to Analyze an Argument's Effectiveness & Validity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31235].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31235].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How to Analyze Two Texts with Opposing Arguments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31237].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31237].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How to Write a Great Argument Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1328].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1328].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How to Structure an Argument in Your Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1363].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1363].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Choosing an Appropriate Speech Topic: Steps & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18843].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18843].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Turning Your Topic into Main Points for Your Speech: Tips & Ideas Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18845].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18845].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Developing the Body of a Speech: Outline & Principles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19265].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19265].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Developing a Thesis Statement from Your Speech Topic Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18846].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18846].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Effective Transitions in a Speech: Creation & Importance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19267].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19267].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Effective Research Strategies: Speaking to Your Audience & Purpose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18848].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18848].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Speech Organization: Importance to Speaker & Audience Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19119].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19119].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - The Importance of Introductions & Conclusions for Speeches Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19262].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19262].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Public Speaking with Time Limits: How to Prepare Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18844].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18844].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Style of a Speech: Speaker, Audience & Purpose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19539].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19539].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Visual Aids in Public Speaking: Importance, Purpose, and Audience Considerations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19937].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19937].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Types of Visual Aids Used in Public Speaking Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19938].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19938].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Preparing Visual Aids for a Speech: Guidelines & Tips Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19939].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19939].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Using Visual Aids During Your Speech: Guidelines & Tips Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19940].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19940].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Q&A Preparation: Answering the Audience's Questions After a Speech Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20032].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20032].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Evaluating Yourself as a Speaker: Goals & Methods Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48826].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48826].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Four Stages of the Listening Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18437].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18437].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Effective Listening: Definition & Obstacles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18436].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18436].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Critical Listening & Thinking: Evaluating Others' Speeches Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18439].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18439].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Understanding Fallacy: Impact on Reasoning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19003].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19003].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Importance of Being a Civil and Ethical Listener Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18442].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18442].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Becoming a Better Listener: Tips & Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18440].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18440].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Improving your Note-taking Skills: Strategies for Mapping a Speech Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18441].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18441].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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