Ch 4: Beyond Oral Language Acquisition

About This Chapter

These lessons cover written language acquisition topics and the interconnected nature of language arts and other disciplines. The video lessons can help you understand this potentially complex topic.

Beyond Oral Language Acquisition - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives

The development of oral language in school-age children is important, but so are areas such as spelling, print communication and language arts. Through examples and self-assessment quizzes, you can grasp the meaning behind oral language acquisition and its components. Completing this chapter can help you learn about:

  • Printing concepts, such as spacing
  • The practice of scribbling
  • Types of language arts

Video Objective
Development of Print Awareness & Concepts Examine the progression of printing methods and printing awareness; study directionality, reading-writing relationship and spacing.
The Processes of Scribbling & Invented Spelling Learn about the meaning and development of scribbling and how spelling was invented.
Relationships Between the Language Arts Understand the connection between language arts of all kinds and read about techniques for improve the relationships.

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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