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Ch 17: AEPA Reading K-8: Comprehension of Content Area Texts

About This Chapter

Use these study tools to get ready for questions on comprehension of content area texts on the Arizona Educator Proficiency Assessments (AEPA) Reading Endorsement K-8 exam. The engaging videos on high-frequency words and the features of texts can help you study for this teacher certification exam.

AEPA Reading K-8: Comprehension of Content Area Texts - Chapter Summary

This chapter covers the essential material related to teaching comprehension of content area texts for the AEPA Reading K-8 exam. Lesson topics in this study guide include:

  • Types of text features
  • Using graphic organizers to link texts
  • High frequency words
  • Making connections between different written texts

You'll review topics quickly and easily with this combination of text and video lessons. Review each lesson as many times as you'd like until you feel you've mastered the material, then test your knowledge with the self-assessment quizzes and chapter exam.

AEPA Reading K-8: Comprehension of Content Area Texts Chapter Objectives

The AEPA Reading K-8 test is part of the certification process for those who want to teach reading for grades K-8 in Arizona. The test includes 100 selected-answer questions and one written response. Test questions must be answered within three and a half hours.

This chapter corresponds to questions found in the Content Area Literacy in Grades K-8 subsection of the exam, which accounts for about 13% of the total exam. Use these study tools to help you correctly answer questions on text structures, textual, graphic and organization features of texts and vocabulary and academic language used in various content areas.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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