Ch 9: AEPA Reading K-8: Phonemic Development

About This Chapter

Review lessons and take practice quizzes on phonemic development to prepare for the Arizona Educator Proficiency Assessments (AEPA) Reading Endorsement K-8 exam.

AEPA Reading K-8: Phonemic Development - Chapter Summary

Dust off your knowledge of phonemic development for the AEPA Reading K-8 exam with these study tools. You'll cover evidence-based instruction methods that can help students develop phonemic skills and awareness. This chapter includes lessons on the following topics:

  • Strategies for promoting student literacy
  • How phonological skills affect literacy development
  • Ways to teach phonemic awareness
  • Instruction methods for letter formation and recognition

This chapter includes a series of brief lessons to help you brush up on topics you may not have covered in awhile. Test your knowledge with the self-assessment quizzes before or after working through the lessons. The quizzes will help you gauge your understanding of the lesson topics and allow you to get an idea of the types of questions you can expect on the AEPA exam.

AEPA Reading K-8: Phonemic Development Chapter Objectives

The AEPA Reading K-8 test is part of the certification process for elementary and middle school teachers in the state of Arizona. The test consists of 100 selected-response questions and one constructed-response assignment. You will have three hours and thirty minutes to complete the exam.

This chapter on phonemic development will help you answer questions about phonemic development in the Essential Elements of K-8 Literacy Instruction and Intervention portion of the test. This subarea makes up 40% of the total test score. These lessons will help you with questions that measure your knowledge of the role of phonemic awareness in literacy development, strategies for developing phonological skills in students, evidence-based instruction strategies for phonological awareness, phonemic awareness, and letter recognition and formation techniques.

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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