Ch 8: MTTC English: Forms of Nonfiction

About This Chapter

Strengthen your comprehension of forms of nonfiction as you prepare for the MTTC English assessment. The short video lessons and self-assessment quizzes in this chapter can help you better understand the subject and ease the studying process.

MTTC English: Forms of Nonfiction - Chapter Summary

Boost confidence in your ability to succeed on the MTTC English assessment by reviewing the video lessons in this chapter. You will get a comprehensive overview of the forms of nonfiction to ensure you're ready for:

  • Describing essays, diaries, letters and other literary nonfiction
  • Defining biographies and autobiographies
  • Providing definitions of editorials, articles and other the informational texts

This chapter provides you with a unique experience, allowing you to learn from expert instructors with a wealth of knowledge in their subject areas, while watching lessons at your own leisure. The videos combine in-depth information and entertaining visual effects that make the studying process fun and effective.

MTTC English: Forms of Nonfiction Chapter Objectives

The MTTC English assessment is required for teachers who want to add the English endorsement to their new or existing Michigan teaching certificate and educate students on this subject at the middle grades and secondary levels. The assessment is broken into four subareas. Topics covered in this forms of nonfiction chapter are found in the literature and understanding subarea, which constitutes 26% of the total test.

Prepare for this subarea by viewing and reviewing the video lessons as needed. If you want to revisit specific topics within the lessons, utilize timelines with clickable links for easy review. The MTTC assessment is composed of 100 multiple-choice questions. Taking the self-assessment quiz with each lesson not only reinforces forms of nonfiction concepts, but also grants you access to questions formatted similarly to those you'll see on the test. A chapter exam is available to gauge your overall comprehension of the lessons. If you have any questions about the chapter, instructors are available to assist.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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