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Ch 4: AEPA Reading Endorsement 6-12: Sociocultural Influences

About This Chapter

By using the resources available to you in this chapter, you'll be able to quickly brush up on sociocultural influences for the AEPA Reading Endorsement 6-12 exam. The lessons are informative and engaging, and the quizzes provide a quick method of self-assessment.

AEPA Reading Endorsement 6-12: Sociocultural Influences - Chapter Summary

Use these lessons to examine the sociocultural influences on reading and learning, to prepare for the AEPA Reading Endorsement 6-12 exam. This chapter focuses on specific tools and techniques educators can use with students to encourage learning. The following topics are included in this chapter:

  • Motivational tools for students
  • Motivators for students
  • Intrinsic motivators
  • Nativist perspective of language development
  • Bilingual and multicultural education
  • How the environment and culture affects language development

The lessons in this chapter are each broken down into smaller parts to make it less complicated and easy for you to understand. You can watch and listen to the video lessons, read the lesson transcripts and then take the quick quizzes at the end of each lesson. When you take advantage of all of our resources in this chapter, you will get a full study experience that will help ensure you are prepared for the AEPA Reading Endorsement 6-12 exam.

6 Lessons in Chapter 4: AEPA Reading Endorsement 6-12: Sociocultural Influences
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Motivational Tools for Students: Techniques & Examples

1. Motivational Tools for Students: Techniques & Examples

In this lesson, we will explore the importance of student motivation and ways that teachers can motivate their students through tools like rewards, praise, and encouraging independence.

Motivators for Students: Examples & Types

2. Motivators for Students: Examples & Types

Learn about motivators for students and the different types. Find out how to inspire motivation in students. Read the lesson, then take a quiz to test your new knowledge.

Intrinsic Motivators: Examples & Overview

3. Intrinsic Motivators: Examples & Overview

What are intrinsic motivators and why are they important? This lesson takes you through the definition, the significance, and some examples of intrinsic motivators.

The Nativist Perspective and Language Development

4. The Nativist Perspective and Language Development

In this lesson, learn how we develop language according to the nativist perspective. Discover Noam Chomsky's idea of the language acquisition device (LAD) and its role in this process.

Bilingual Education, Immersion & Multicultural Education

5. Bilingual Education, Immersion & Multicultural Education

Educators use many approaches for second-language instruction. The approaches vary based on the individual needs of the learner, focusing on his or her current language abilities, background, and cultural experiences. This lesson will differentiate between the different types of second-language instruction, including immersion, bilingual education, and multicultural education.

The Effects of Environment and Culture on Language Development

6. The Effects of Environment and Culture on Language Development

Both environmental and cultural factors have an impact on early language development. This lesson will provide examples to consider and discuss possible reasons for this impact.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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