MTEL Reading Specialist: Programs & Approaches Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which benefit of literature circles refers to allowing students options for what book they will read?

Question 2 2. In what decade was the Orton-Gillingham Approach first devised?

Question 3 3. What does response and analysis refer to?

Question 4 4. Which of the following learning disabilities was the Orton-Gillingham method designed to counteract?

Question 5 5. Which would be the correct order for students to learn the parts of language in the Orton-Gillingham Approach?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is NOT often included as part of a basal reading program?

Question 7 7. Reading a wide variety of material is important because different authors place emphasis on different story elements in their pieces of literature. For instance, one author might make the setting of his novel of utmost importance, whereas another focuses on character development. What benefit of literature circles does this refer to?

Question 8 8. The first basal reading program was created in the 19th century and encapsulated by what series of books?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is most likely to be the found in a basal reading program?

Question 10 10. What is one way to provide structure to a literature circle?

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Question 11 11. What is the term for a structured group of students reading the same book and gathering to discuss it?

Question 12 12. In a basal reading program, how often should a student practice?

Question 13 13. Which of the following BEST describes the learning method employed by basal reading programs?

Question 14 14. The Orton-Gillingham Approach was designed by _____

Question 15 15. In the Orton-Gillingham Approach, when are mistakes rectified?

MTEL Reading Specialist: Programs & Approaches Chapter Exam Instructions

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