Ch 11: Impacts on Reading Instruction

About This Chapter

Watch short video lessons to refresh your knowledge of impacts on reading instruction. Self-assessment quizzes and a chapter exam can help reinforce the concepts covered in this chapter.

Impacts on Reading Instruction - Chapter Summary

The lessons in this chapter offer a comprehensive overview of impacts on reading instruction to help you revisit topics you haven't explored in some time and possibly learn new and exciting concepts you have yet to discover. Instructors examine various activities that can impact reading, including making adjustments to lighting, temperature, noise, comfort and ambience. Lessons also explore ways to help students who are having a difficult time comprehending and processing information.

You can gain greater insight into how working with parents and colleagues to understand a child's home, emotional, physical and developmental issues can improve the child's learning abilities. Diversity in the classroom and its impact on learning is also examined. Once you've completed this chapter, you will be able to:

  • Describe various activities you can use to promote reading fluency
  • List methods that are useful in helping readers who are struggling
  • Explain how personal and individual issues have an impact on language and reading development
  • Detail ways that diversity in the classroom can both hinder and help reading instruction

Strengthening your comprehension of impacts on reading is made easy in this chapter. The video lessons are short, no longer than 10 minutes apiece, yet pack detailed insights to ensure you fully comprehend the subject. You can reinforce the concepts covered by taking short self-assessment quizzes that test your knowledge of each lesson, as well as a chapter exam that gauges your comprehension of all of the lessons. Video transcripts can provide you with a written version of the lessons. Expert tutors are ready to answer any questions you have about this chapter.

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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