Ch 25: CEOE English: Reading Comprehension Strategies

About This Chapter

Let us help you prepare for your Certification Examinations for Oklahoma Educators (CEOE) English test. This chapter discusses reading comprehension strategies, a topic that will be beneficial to know for the exam.

CEOE English: Reading Comprehension Strategies - Chapter Summary

The lessons in this chapter will improve your skills at teaching reading comprehension to help prepare you for any related questions on the CEOE English test. Our video lessons are engaging and cover subject matter including how to teach reading comprehension, examples of learning activities, and the following topics:

  • Reading comprehension strategies
  • Reading strategies that make use of visualization
  • Making use of a reading interest inventory
  • How to get the students to connect texts to the world around them
  • Getting the student to make text-to-text connections
  • Teaching strategies for ELL students including teaching them to read
  • Teaching bilingual students, immersion and multicultural education

The video lessons are led by enthusiastic instructors and are short and fun to watch. There is a quiz at the end of each lesson for self-assessment. Additionally, there is a feature available that allows you to ask the expert a question.

11 Lessons in Chapter 25: CEOE English: Reading Comprehension Strategies
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How to Teach Reading Comprehension

1. How to Teach Reading Comprehension

Teaching reading comprehension requires instilling in the learner the use of several strategies and skills. This lesson will focus on cognitive skills and notation strategies that will enhance reading comprehension.

Authentic Learning Activities: Examples & Concept

2. Authentic Learning Activities: Examples & Concept

In this lesson, we will see how authentic learning activities take class material into the real world, what some examples of these activities are, and why they are so valuable to students.

Strategies for Reading Comprehension

3. Strategies for Reading Comprehension

Have you been assigned to read something and you just couldn't understand what the author is trying to tell you? In this lesson, you will learn five strategies to help yourself understand what you are reading.

Reading Strategies Using Visualization

4. Reading Strategies Using Visualization

In this lesson, we will define visualization. We will then discuss why this step is important, how we can visualize, and when you should visualize. Finally, we will look at a sample from a poem and practice visualizing.

How to Use a Reading Interest Inventory

5. How to Use a Reading Interest Inventory

Teaching reading skills isn't enough if students aren't excited about reading. In this lesson, we'll look at one technique teachers can use to evaluate and increase reading interests and discover how to implement it. Then, test your understanding with a brief quiz.

Connecting Texts, Students & the World Around Them

6. Connecting Texts, Students & the World Around Them

Good readers automatically connect what they are reading with their own life, the world around them, and other texts. In this lesson, we'll examine the three main types of connections, and how teachers can help students learn them.

Making Text-to-Text Connections Between Written Works

7. Making Text-to-Text Connections Between Written Works

In this lesson, we will discuss connecting different writings to each other by learning about the authors, examining the literary elements, and reflecting on the writings.

Influences on Constructing Meaning

8. Influences on Constructing Meaning

Learning to read requires much more than phonemic awareness. Students must also be able to construct meaning. This lesson takes a look at this process by examining the influences of prior knowledge, sociocultural differences, and linguistic understanding.

Strategies for Teaching ELL Students

9. Strategies for Teaching ELL Students

This lesson will highlight strategies that can be used to help English Language Learners in the classroom, such as the use of pictures and small groups. A short quiz will follow to test your knowledge of methods for teaching ELL students.

Teaching ELL Students to Read

10. Teaching ELL Students to Read

There has been an increase in the number of English language learners (ELLs) in the classroom. This lesson highlights ways to teach ELLs to become successful readers.

Bilingual Education, Immersion & Multicultural Education

11. 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.

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