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MTTC Elementary Education: Foundations of Literacy Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. By what age can most children be considered fully intelligible?

Question 2 2. Why is it important to understand phonemes?

Question 3 3. Which is true for phonics instruction?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is the best example of a print concept?

Question 5 5. When a child just puts together a string of random letters, numbers, and symbols, they are likely in the _____ stage of spelling development.

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Question 6 6. What is the first major phonological skill developed?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is the best example of phoneme manipulation?

Question 8 8. How can teachers of non-native English learners support the development of the alphabetic principle?

Question 9 9. The stage of spelling development that involves using a complete understanding of language is the _____ stage.

Question 10 10. What is phonology?

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Question 11 11. Identifying the back cover of a book is an example of which of the following?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is accurate regarding phonemes?

Question 13 13. Which is true about bilingual and non-native English learners?

Question 14 14. What does it mean when a child uses a return sweep?

Question 15 15. If you were to segment the word 'peach' into different phonemes, how many phonemes would there be?

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Question 16 16. A child who spells based on sound alone is likely in the _____ stage of spelling development.

Question 17 17. Which of the following is a recommended teaching strategy related to letter-sound correspondence?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is the best example of a teacher supporting students to understand basic rhythm?

Question 19 19. What does the alphabetic principle describe?

Question 20 20. Spelling based on both sounding out words and some basic patterns occurs in the _____ of spelling development.

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is a consonant blend?

Question 22 22. A teacher asks a student to tell her each of the phonemes of the word ''top.'' The student says /t/, /o/, /p/. Which of the following term best describes the strategy being used?

Question 23 23. What do students first need to understand for success with the alphabetic principle?

Question 24 24. Between 1 and 2 years old what skills do most children gain?

Question 25 25. By what age will most children have acquired the ability to speak their first word?

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Question 26 26. A teacher asks a student to tell her what word can be heard in the following: /sssiiippp/. The student replies that the word is ''sip.'' What strategy is at work here?

Question 27 27. If a child uses the letter 'R' to represent the word 'are,' she or he is likely in the _____ stage of spelling development.

Question 28 28. How many phonemes are there in the English language?

Question 29 29. What is a phoneme?

Question 30 30. A student is learning to spell by thinking about the sounds in a word and then writing the letters that correspond to those sounds. Which of the following terms best describes this skill?

MTTC Elementary Education: Foundations of Literacy Chapter Exam Instructions

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