Instructional Strategies for Literacy Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is an example of a close reading strategy?

Question 2 2. What are four very common types of multiple-choice questions used for literature?

Question 3 3. Janine has to read a chapter per night of a novel for her English class. When should she use visualization as a reading strategy?

Question 4 4. Critical thinking skills are required:

Question 5 5. Janet is focused on reading the first four lines of Romeo and Juliet. She is using a/an _____ reading strategy.

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Question 6 6. When taking a multiple choice test in literature, which of the following is NOT a way to increase comprehension of a piece when reading for a test?

Question 7 7. Miss Saylor is about to teach her second grade class about firefighters. Before she begins, she asks her students to write down what they already know and what they want to know about firefighters. Then, she asks them to write down what they've learned throughout the lesson. This is an example of a(n) _____.

Question 8 8. Which one of the following is a question you would be LEAST LIKELY to ask in a close reading?

Question 9 9. To annotate a text you might _____.

Question 10 10. Close reading _____.

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Question 11 11.

Which of the following might be included in a close reading of the line from Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet shown below:


Two households, both alike in dignity, in fair Verona, where we lay our scene

Question 12 12. A good summary of a reading:

Question 13 13. Reciprocal teaching is a strategy in which:

Question 14 14. Dr. Carlson is a college professor who teaches Anatomy and Physiology. He has just compared the human eye to a camera so that his students better understand the function of each part. This is an example of a(n) _____.

Question 15 15. How can visualization help with reading comprehension?

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Question 16 16. Close reading means _____.

Question 17 17. Which of the following can be used as an advance organizer?

Question 18 18. Exposing students to information about subject matter before reading is known as:

Question 19 19. The importance of the 'Read Aloud/Think Aloud' strategy is:

Question 20 20. Why is visualization important?

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Question 21 21. Differentiating instruction involves:

Question 22 22. Three times when students should engage in higher-level thinking are:

Question 23 23. Which statement is true?

Question 24 24. Higher-level thinking questions:

Question 25 25. Teachers can support student reading by:

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Question 26 26. Clarifying a particular text reading involves:

Question 27 27. Poor reading ability:

Question 28 28. An advance organizer provides structure for _____.

Question 29 29. Why is it important to read a multiple choice test closely for literature?

Question 30 30. When students summarize a text:

Instructional Strategies for Literacy Chapter Exam Instructions

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