Ch 9: MTEL Foundations of Reading: Literary Genres

About This Chapter

This chapter on literary genres is designed to assist in your preparation for the related material you'll encounter on the MTEL Foundations of Reading exam, with engaging video lessons arming you with a bolstered test-taking readiness.

MTEL Foundations of Reading: Literary Genres - Chapter Summary

This chapter provides a review of the various genres of literature you'll be teaching as a reading instructor with the aim to prepare you for related questions on the MTEL Foundations of Reading exam. By the end of this chapter, you'll be better prepared to show your teaching aptitude pertaining to the following topics:

  • Definition of genre
  • Literary genres
  • Fiction and nonfiction
  • Types of poetry
  • Drama

You'll have the opportunity to check your understanding of the content by taking a practice quiz at the end of each lesson, which is also a great way to familiarize yourself with the types of questions you may see on the exam. These quizzes will be available to take and re-take as many times as you want, and you'll also be able to print them as worksheets for further offline study.

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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