The Six Language Arts: Definitions & Skills


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Watching a movie on YouTube is an example of which language art?

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1. Which of the following is the best way to describe the language art involving interpreting what others are saying verbally?

2. Which of the following primarily involves words and sentences on a page?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use this quiz/worksheet to test your knowledge of the six language arts. It will ask questions about the definitions and examples of each.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Students will be quizzed on the six language arts including:

  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Listening
  • Speaking
  • Viewing
  • Visual representation

Skills Practiced

If you take this quiz/worksheet, you will be working on improving a number of skills including:

  • Reading comprehension - read the lesson on the six language arts and pull out the most critical information
  • Making connections - identify relationships between the six language arts and consider why they are useful to learn and how they work together
  • Defining key concepts - correctly define and/or identify the definitions of the six language arts
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast the six types of language arts

Additional Learning

For more information regarding the six language arts, check out the lesson titled The Six Language Arts: Definitions & Skills. It will help you meet the following goals and objectives:

  • Define language arts
  • Identify and define the six different language arts
  • Provide examples of each of the types of language arts
  • Determine how the six language arts work together