VCLA - Reading: Practice & Study Guide

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If you are seeking to become a teacher in the state of Virginia, you must first pass professional assessment exams to obtain licensure. This comprehensive study guide has been created to help you prepare for the Virginia Communication and Literacy Assessment (VCLA) - Reading exam.
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5 chapters in VCLA - Reading: Practice & Study Guide

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Lesson 1 - Constructing Meaning with Context Clues, Prior Knowledge & Word Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4674].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4674].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How to Explain the Main Point through Supporting Details Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28811].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28811].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Find the Theme or Central Idea Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22669].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22669].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Restate an Idea and Summarize Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28812].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28812].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What is Structure in Writing and How Does it Affect Meaning? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4678].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4678].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How to Determine the Text Structure of a Passage Using Transitions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28821].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28821].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How to Determine the Cause and Effect of an Event in a Passage Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28815].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28815].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How to Compare and Contrast Elements of a Passage Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28816].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28816].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How to Interpret the Word Choice of a Writer Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28819].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28819].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Understanding Tone and Mood in a Reading Passage Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4677].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4677].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - How to Determine the Writer's Tone and Point-of-View Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28820].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28820].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - What is Inference? - How to Infer Intended Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4673].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4673].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Drawing Conclusions from a Reading Selection Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32877].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32877].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Critical Thinking? - Definition, Skills & Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5750].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5750].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Qualities of a Critical Thinker Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[36821].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[36821].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Critical Thinking Process: Point-of-View, Assumptions, Evidence & Conclusions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[36822].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[36822].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What is Logic? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3704].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3704].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Argument Structure: From Premise to Conclusion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[36823].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[36823].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Role of Argument in Critical Thinking Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[36825].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[36825].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Fact vs. Persuasion vs. Informed Opinion in Nonfiction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28693].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28693].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Author's Purpose: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22526].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22526].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Point of View: First, Second & Third Person Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1333].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1333].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Philosophical Fallacies & Argumentation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40864].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40864].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - How to Evaluate Reasoning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1332].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1332].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - How to Analyze an Argument's Effectiveness & Validity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31235].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31235].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Recognizing Biases, Assumptions & Stereotypes in Written Works Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44413].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44413].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - How to Analyze Graphic Information Inside a Text Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31238].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31238].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Interpreting Charts, Graphs & Tables Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60533].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60533].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Bar Graph: Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9155].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9155].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What is a Pie Chart? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9156].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9156].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Understanding Bar Graphs and Pie Charts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2386].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2386].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is a Line Graph? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28080].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28080].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Organizing and Understanding Data with Tables & Schedules Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18418].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18418].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Graphic Organizer: Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5771].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5771].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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