Ch 10: AEPA Middle Grades ELA: Points of View in Literature

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The different points of view and related literature topics are covered in this chapter to prepare you for the AEPA Middle Grades ELA test. Short, fun video and text lessons are employed to present the topics.

AEPA Middle Grades ELA: Points of View in Literature - Chapter Summary

Utilize these lessons to refresh your memory on the differences between the points of view and more. After you complete the last lesson of the chapter, you should be ready to correctly answer any questions on your AEPA Middle Grades ELA test about:

  • The differences between first, second and third person
  • Common points of view used in fiction
  • Types of narrators
  • Roles of narrators in American novels
  • Ways that points of view can be contrasted

By being able to use mobile devices in addition to computers, you can look over the videos and text lessons anywhere you can get online. Check your grasp of the content by taking each lesson's short self-assessment quiz.

AEPA Middle Grades ELA: Points of View in Literature Chapter Objectives

The AEPA Middle Grades ELA test evaluates the degree to which your knowledge satisfies teacher certification requirements. The Reading Various Text Forms and Analyzing and Interpreting Literature content domain contains test objectives concerned with point of view. All of the questions in this domain, which are in a multiple-choice format, account for close to 30% of your score.

5 Lessons in Chapter 10: AEPA Middle Grades ELA: Points of View in Literature
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Point of View: First, Second & Third Person

1. Point of View: First, Second & Third Person

Just who is telling this story? In this lesson, we'll look at point of view, or the perspective from which a work is told. We'll review first person, second person and third person points of view.

Point of View in Fiction: First Person, Third Person & More

2. Point of View in Fiction: First Person, Third Person & More

In this lesson, we will explore point of view in fiction. We will learn about several possible points of view (first person, second person, and third person) and practice identifying them.

Narrators in Literature: Types and Definitions

3. Narrators in Literature: Types and Definitions

Learn how point of view, or the angle from which a story is told, impacts the narrative voice of a work of literature. Explore, through examples, how point of view can be limited, objective, or omniscient.

Role of the Narrator in American Novels: Types and Examples

4. Role of the Narrator in American Novels: Types and Examples

Thinking about who is telling the story in a novel, and what he or she might be leaving out, is crucial to understanding that novel. Learn about the various types of points of view in American novels, as well as a few specific, noteworthy narrators, in this lesson.

How an Author Develops & Contrasts Points of View

5. How an Author Develops & Contrasts Points of View

The point of view an author uses to tell a story is of great importance. Adding just one point of view can change a narrative completely. Read on to find out how authors use point of view in writing!

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