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GACE Middle Grades Reading: Practice & Study Guide

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This study guide is designed to enhance your understanding of instructional strategies and styles employed by middle school reading teachers. Our video lessons and quizzes help you prepare for taking the Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators (GACE) Middle Grades Reading exam.
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9 chapters in GACE Middle Grades Reading: Practice & Study Guide

Ch 1. GACE Middle Grades Reading: Literacy & Writing Development {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[57499].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What is Curriculum & Instruction? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44438].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44438].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Behavioral, Cognitive, Developmental, Social Cognitive & Constructivist Perspectives Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1810].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1810].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Lev Vygotsky's Theory of Cognitive Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1832].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1832].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Zone of Proximal Development and Scaffolding in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1833].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1833].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Cognitive Academic Language Proficiency Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31636].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31636].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Language Acquisition: Definition, Theories & Stages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Role of Native Language in Second Language Acquisition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57500].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57500].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Creating a Safe Learning Environment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31822].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31822].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Differentiated Instruction: Adapting the Learning Environment for Students Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1896].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1896].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Promoting Literacy in the Classroom: Strategies & Tips Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31744].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31744].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Strategies for Scaffolding Reading Instruction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31661].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31661].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Strategies for Developing Students' Learning & Reading Habits Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44396].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44396].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - How to Apply Ideas from a Reading Selection to Other Situations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32878].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32878].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Questioning Techniques in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31787].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31787].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Vocabulary Words & Reading Comprehension: Teaching Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44406].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44406].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Teaching Vocabulary in Context Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31645].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31645].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Teach Vocabulary to ESL Students Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31792].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31792].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Teach Reading: Planning and Execution Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44405].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44405].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How to Teach Reading Comprehension Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44482].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44482].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Reading Intervention: Programs, Strategies and Activities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31756].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31756].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Teaching Strategies for Reading & Writing Fluency Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57503].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57503].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How to Teach Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44474].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44474].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Student Engagement Activities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31727].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31727].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Expository Approaches to Instruction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1898].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1898].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Adapting Instruction for English Language Learners Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57504].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57504].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Importance of Assessment in Education Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31676].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31676].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Forms of Assessment: Informal, Formal, Paper-Pencil & Performance Assessments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1880].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1880].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Standardized Tests in Education: Advantages and Disadvantages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1889].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1889].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Alternatives to Standardized Testing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44437].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44437].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - High-Stakes Testing: Accountability and Problems Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1890].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1890].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Testing Bias, Cultural Bias & Language Differences in Assessments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1891].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1891].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Validity in Assessments: Content, Construct & Predictive Validity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1883].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1883].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Standardized Assessments & Formative vs. Summative Evaluations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1881].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1881].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Types of Formative Assessment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48048].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48048].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Using Cloze for Assessment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48109].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48109].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Qualities of Good Assessments: Standardization, Practicality, Reliability & Validity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1882].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1882].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Bloom's Taxonomy and Assessments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1897].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1897].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Summarizing Assessment Results: Comparing Test Scores to a Larger Population Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3217].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3217].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Using Standard Deviation and Bell Curves for Assessment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2466].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2466].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Norm- vs. Criterion-Referenced Scoring: Advantages & Disadvantages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1888].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1888].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Using Mean, Median, and Mode for Assessment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1887].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1887].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Using Data to Inform Instruction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31729].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31729].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Use and Misuse of Assessments in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1892].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1892].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Reliability Coefficient and the Reliability of Assessments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1884].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1884].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Preparing Students for Standardized Tests Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44456].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44456].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - The Effects of Standardized Testing on Students Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44459].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44459].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Accountability & Standardized Testing in Education in the 21st Century Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21065].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21065].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Parent Teacher Conference Tips Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31809].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31809].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Bilingual Education, Immersion & Multicultural Education Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1840].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1840].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How Social Diversity Strengthens a Literate Society Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57508].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57508].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Influence of Diversity on Adolescent Literacy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57509].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57509].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Strategies for Teaching ELL Students Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31694].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31694].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Gender Differences in the Classroom: Physical, Cognitive & Behavioral Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1845].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1845].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Improving Gender Equality in Education Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21187].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21187].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Gardner's Theory of Multiple Intelligences? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What Is Differentiated Instruction? - Examples, Definition & Activities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5747].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5747].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What Is Differentiated Instruction? - Strategies & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48120].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48120].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Reading and Writing for Personal Growth Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18889].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18889].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What Does Student Engagement Look Like? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31802].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31802].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Instructional Strategies: Hands-On, Interactive, Expository & Collaborative Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1894].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1894].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Setting Up a Classroom Library: Organization & Ideas Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44404].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44404].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Direct Instruction & Discovery Instruction: Definition & Differences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1895].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1895].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Culturally Responsive Teaching (CRT): Theory, Research & Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21185].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21185].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Scaffolding Instruction for English Language Learners Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31690].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31690].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Peers, Schools, and Adolescent Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15607].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15607].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Social-Cognitive Learning Theory: Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1849].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1849].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Effect of Culture, Socialization & Culture Shock on Education Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1865].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1865].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Using Wait Time in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2648].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2648].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How to Advance Creativity in a Learning Environment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1821].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1821].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Teaching ELL Students to Read Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31759].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31759].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Impact of Family & Community Diversity on Literacy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57512].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57512].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Using Family & Other Resources in Literacy Instruction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57513].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57513].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Cooperative and Collaborative Learning in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1900].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1900].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Collaborative Team Teaching Models & Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31753].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31753].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Promoting the Importance of Reading Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57514].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57514].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Empowering Students with Technology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31737].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31737].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Blended Learning Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31731].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31731].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Game Based Learning: Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31662].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31662].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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