Basic Tenets of Teaching Reading Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which statement is true in regards to learning reading and writing?

Question 2 2. Which term refers to recognizing how one learns best?

Question 3 3. Which term refers to recapping the main ideas in a text?

Question 4 4. Which is an example of being metacognitive?

Question 5 5. What is metacognition?

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Question 6 6. When discussing metacognition, what is it called when you find a quiet place to study for a test?

Question 7 7. The goal of teaching metacognitive strategies is to

Question 8 8. The following are all examples of metacognitive strategies except

Question 9 9. All of the following could be considered teaching metacognitive strategies except:

Question 10 10. A student is reading a book, and they come across the word heliogram. They don't know what it means, but they do know that heliocentric means having the sun at the center. What strategy would the student use and why?

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Question 11 11. Breaking apart a word into its component parts is an example of using _____.

Question 12 12. Applying what you know about U.S. history when you read a historical novel is an example of using _____.

Question 13 13. When the construction of logical, but incorrect, memory occurs by using information retrieved from long-term memory, a learner makes a _____ error.

Question 14 14. Which of the following assumptions is a characteristic of social constructivism?

Question 15 15. How can a mediated learning experience help a child advance his/her level of cognitive development?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following best describes how we develop knowledge, from the perspective of a constructivist?

Question 17 17. Which of the follow best describes the theory of constructivism?

Question 18 18. In addition to philosophy, constructivism is an approach found in which of the following disciplines?

Question 19 19. What is collaborative learning?

Question 20 20. Which is a concept of collaborative learning?

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Question 21 21. What are two ways to use collaborative learning?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is not true about reading and writing?

Question 23 23. Proficiency in reading and writing is:

Question 24 24. The successful implementation of writing is called:

Question 25 25. Why did Lev Vygotsky believe that teacher-student interactions were not the most effective form of social learning?

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Question 26 26. Giving an open-ended, complex, real-world question to a group of students to solve is called _____ learning.

Question 27 27. Which of the following is NOT a step in PBL?

Question 28 28. Based on the five tenets for teaching reading, which statement is true?

Question 29 29. In reference to metacognition, which is an example of task variable?

Question 30 30. Most accurately, metacognition can be defined as

Basic Tenets of Teaching Reading Chapter Exam Instructions

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