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Ch 21: AEPA Reading Endorsement 6-12: Content Concepts

About This Chapter

Take advantage of this chapter on different types of writing to study efficiently for the AEPA Reading Endorsement 6-12 exam. The chapter makes the study process quick and easy, with engaging video lessons and practice quizzes.

AEPA Reading Endorsement 6-12: Content Concepts

Refresh your mind on the different types of texts by working through the lessons included in this chapter. You will find insightful details about these topics to prepare for the AEPA Reading Endorsement 6-12 test:

  • Types of fiction
  • Literary non-fiction
  • Expository and persuasive texts
  • Functional and informational texts
  • Types of classroom technology

After learning about different types of texts, see what you remember by using the self-assessment quizzes. If any topic is still foggy, go back and revisit it with ease by using the video tags. These are located in each video's timeline and allow you to jump directly to specific topics.

6 Lessons in Chapter 21: AEPA Reading Endorsement 6-12: Content Concepts
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What Is Fiction? - Definition & Types

1. What Is Fiction? - Definition & Types

In this lesson, we will learn about fiction. We'll take a close look at its definitions and its types and explore the difference between literary and commercial fiction.

Non-Fiction as Literary Form: Definition and Examples

2. Non-Fiction as Literary Form: Definition and Examples

Although non-fiction might seem fairly straightforward, there are quite a few different genres within non-fiction that are easy to confuse. With this in mind, we'll consider the similarities and differences between biographies, autobiographies and memoirs, essays, and journalism.

What is Expository Text? - Definition, Types & Examples

3. What is Expository Text? - Definition, Types & Examples

Expository text exposes you to facts: plain and simple. In this lesson, you will learn how to understand and identify expository text. You will be able to distinguish between expository and narrative text and understand why this distinction is important.

What is Persuasive Text? - Definition & Examples

4. What is Persuasive Text? - Definition & Examples

This lesson will teach you how to identify all components of persuasive writing. You'll learn more about informational texts and test your understanding through a brief quiz.

What is a Functional Text? - Definition & Examples

5. What is a Functional Text? - Definition & Examples

From flyers to recipes, functional texts play a role in our lives by performing a specific function. This lesson describes what sets functional texts apart, including how we interact with them.

What is Informational Text? - Definition, Characteristics & Examples

6. What is Informational Text? - Definition, Characteristics & Examples

This lesson will help you understand and identify all components of informational text. Learn more about informational text and see examples in this lesson.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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