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Indiana Core Assessments English Learners: Test Prep & Study Guide

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Use this extensive guide to familiarize yourself with English instructional practices and to review information about language acquisition and components. This course is an effective tool if you are preparing for the Indiana Core Assessments English Learners educator licensure exam.
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13 chapters in Indiana Core Assessments English Learners: Test Prep & Study Guide

Ch 1. Components of Language {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[433965].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Phonology: Definition, Rules & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7185].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7185].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is Morphology in Linguistics? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[196391].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[196391].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What Is Semantics? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4860].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4860].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Using Syntax to Determine the Meaning of Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37317].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37317].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What is Pragmatics? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35751].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35751].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Academic Discourse: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48178].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48178].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Regional & Dialectical Variations of Standard English Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65564].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65564].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Language Registers: Definition, Uses & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[171867].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[171867].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What Is Language Acquisition? - Theories & Stages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4903].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4903].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Second Language Acquisition in Children Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53969].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53969].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Role of Native Language in Second Language Acquisition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57500].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57500].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Personal & Social Factors in Second Language Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[61853].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[61853].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Factors Affecting English Language Acquisition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[189795].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[189795].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Informal vs. Formal Language in Language Acquisition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[61850].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[61850].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Literacy Theories: Types & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[78272].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[78272].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Identity and Human Grouping: Cultural, Ethnic, Racial & Gender Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28727].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28727].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Prejudice, Discrimination & Stereotypes: Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2767].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2767].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Acculturation vs. Assimilation: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69028].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69028].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Biculturalism & Its Relationship to English Language Learners Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[383821].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[383821].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Culture Shock: Definition, Stages & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5863].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5863].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Is Culture Conflict? - Definition, Theory & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19399].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19399].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Educational Bias?- Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53935].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53935].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Testing Bias, Cultural Bias & Language Differences in Assessments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1891].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1891].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Culturally Responsive Teaching for ELL Students Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140795].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140795].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Creating a Classroom Environment that Supports Cultural Diversity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[421933].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[421933].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Effects of Cross-Cultural Differences in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373499].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373499].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Mediating Cross-Cultural Conflicts in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[383283].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[383283].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Communicating with ELL Parents: Outreach & Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[277507].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[277507].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Sheltered English Immersion: Definition, History & Impact Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[433989].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[433989].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Differentiated Instruction for ELL Students Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[154343].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[154343].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Benefits of Inclusion for ESL Students Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[317285].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[317285].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Scaffolding Instruction for English Language Learners Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31690].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31690].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Student-Centered Instruction: Definition, Origin & Benefits Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68345].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68345].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How to Select Developmentally Appropriate Curriculum Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68753].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68753].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Teaching Speaking Skills to ELL Students: Methods & Resources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54179].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54179].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Teaching Reading Strategies to ESL Students Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[277475].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[277475].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Metacognitive Strategies: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7124].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7124].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Teaching Critical Thinking Skills Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31769].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31769].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Special Populations of English Language Learners Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[433997].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[433997].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Strategies for Teaching ELL Students with Interrupted Formal Education Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373523].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373523].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Strategies for Teaching Refugees & Traumatized English Language Learners Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[433999].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[433999].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Identifying & Teaching ELL Students with Learning Disabilities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[277509].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[277509].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Instructional Strategies for ELL Students with Special Education Needs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[291153].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[291153].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Strategies for Teaching Gifted ELL Students Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[277511].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[277511].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Selecting Texts for Reading Comprehension Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[211569].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[211569].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Strategies for Assessing Reading Materials Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44409].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44409].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Selecting Grade-Appropriate Texts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56367].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56367].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Choosing Culturally Diverse Texts for the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[162063].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[162063].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How to Adapt Lessons for English Language Learners Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243887].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243887].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Adapting Materials for English Language Learners
Lesson 7 - Environmental Modifications for English Language Learners Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243911].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243911].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Making Academic Language Accessible to ELL Students Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373551].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373551].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Using Visual Aids with ELL Students Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243893].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243893].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Technology for ESL Students in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[154335].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[154335].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Benefits of Using Technology in the ESL Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[233930].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[233930].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Using Digital Content to Teach English Language Learners Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[434021].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[434021].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Qualities of Good Assessments: Standardization, Practicality, Reliability & Validity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1882].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1882].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Formative Assessments for ELL Students Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[258815].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[258815].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Summative Assessments: Examples & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5835].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5835].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Informal Assessments for English Language Learners Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243895].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243895].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Alternative Assessments for English Language Learners Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243897].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243897].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Performance-Based Assessments for English Language Learners Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243899].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243899].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Authentic Assessment Examples for English Language Learners Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243905].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243905].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Portfolio Assessments for English Language Learners
Lesson 9 - Language Assessment: Procedures & Instruments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[61854].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[61854].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Matching Assessment Items to Learning Objectives Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49618].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49618].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Assessment Issues with English Language Learners Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243903].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243903].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - ELL Court Cases Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243917].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243917].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - English Language Learners' Legal Rights Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243915].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243915].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Current Issues & Trends in English Language Learning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373571].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373571].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Professional Development for ESL Teachers Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373575].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373575].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How ESL Teachers Can Use Technology for Professional Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[434033].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[434033].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - ESL Teacher Organizations
Lesson 7 - Reflection Elements & Tools for Teachers Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[147003].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[147003].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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