Foundational Reading Research & Theory Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. If you're writing a paper on STEM cell research, which of the following authors would you select to cite as an academic source, and why?

Question 2 2. All of these are qualities you should expect in an academic source EXCEPT _____.

Question 3 3. Which of the following BEST defines academic sources?

Question 4 4. Jian answered a set of text-based questions by skimming through her assigned reading without understanding the larger complex ideas in the text. What is this level of reading called?

Question 5 5. John can read words, but he does not understand what the words mean. What is his level of reading?

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Question 6 6. Rosa is reading a social studies text and thinking about why an event happened. Which integration is she using?

Question 7 7. What is balanced literacy?

Question 8 8. What is the philosophy of the synthetic phonics method?

Question 9 9. Which method thought students could make sense of reading skills by reading authentic texts without instruction?

Question 10 10. Which educational perspective proposes that the responsibility of learning falls on the learner rather than the teacher?

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Question 11 11. B.F. Skinner is best known for his contributions to the _____ perspective of educational psychology.

Question 12 12. Albert Bandura is famous for his contributions to the _____ perspective of educational psychology.

Question 13 13. What is the Whole Language Approach to reading?

Question 14 14. What does the WLA stress?

Question 15 15. What does the WLA call word lists children learn when developing reading skills?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following components of reading instruction best helps students communicate their thoughts and ideas?

Question 17 17. Which of the following represents the ultimate goal of reading?

Question 18 18. Which of the following research-based components of reading relates to the automaticity of reading?

Question 19 19. The first basal reading program was created in the 19th century and encapsulated by what series of books?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is most likely to be the found in a basal reading program?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is NOT often included as part of a basal reading program?

Question 22 22. From a schematic-theory perspective, which of the following best describes the reading process?

Question 23 23. What would be an example of some components of a schema related to chess?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is the best way to describe what a schema is?

Question 25 25. What factors are most important in the maturationist literacy theory?

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Question 26 26. Which example best describes the social constructivist theory in action?

Question 27 27. What do the emergent literacy theory and the social constructivist literacy theory have in common?

Question 28 28. You're writing a senior thesis on special education and need to find quality academic sources. Where would be the BEST place to find them?

Question 29 29. How will Locke's Theory of Integrative Reading help you?

Question 30 30. What did reading instruction focus on in the 1600s?

Foundational Reading Research & Theory Chapter Exam Instructions

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