Ch 4: MTLE Elementary Education: Vocabulary

About This Chapter

This chapter on Vocabulary examines the strategies and methods you'll want to be familiar with going into the MTLE elementary education exam, with video lessons taught by professional instructors geared towards helping you succeed.

MTLE Elementary Education: Vocabulary - Chapter Summary

This chapter goes into detail on several approaches and methods of teaching vocabulary effectively, touching on all the related topics you may encounter on the test. By the end of this chapter, you'll have bolstered your understanding of:

  • Teaching vocabulary words
  • Acquiring and using new vocabulary
  • Vocabulary words and reading comprehension
  • Using context, affixes and roots to find the meaning of words
  • Understanding words by their relationships
  • The etymology of words
  • Using reference materials for vocabulary
  • Strategies for teaching kids to read and assessing reading materials
  • Teaching vocabulary to ELL students

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MTLE Elementary Education: Vocabulary Chapter Objectives

The MTLE Elementary Education exam includes three subtests, all of which must be passed in order to attain a Minnesota teacher's license in the field. Each subtest includes 50 multiple-choice questions that you'll have up to one hour to complete. The content covered in this chapter applies to the first subtest, half of which is focused on reading. There are seven sections within the reading part of the test, one of which is dedicated to vocabulary development. You can use this chapter to make sure you go in ready for this portion of the reading section. As a whole, the reading section will count for 78% of your total score on the first subtest.

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