Ch 24: MTTC Reading: Reading Assessments

About This Chapter

Review the lessons in this chapter to prepare for questions on the MTTC Reading exam about the different ways of assessing phonemic awareness, vocabulary, reading comprehension and study skills.

MTTC Reading: Reading Assessments - Chapter Summary

As you study for the MTTC Reading exam, include this chapter to review the different techniques used to assess students' reading skills. This chapter is composed of a series of mobile-device-compatible lesson videos that are taught by expert instructors who will explain:

  • Tools and techniques used to assess phonemic awareness
  • Techniques used to assess a student's vocabulary
  • Assessments for reading comprehension
  • Ways to assess research and study skills
  • Strategies used to assess reading materials

After these lesson videos, test your mastery over the material by completing the lesson quizzes that accompany the lessons. With the results from these assessments you can discover topics you don't understand, and then use the video tags to go back to the segments that covered them. Once you have a firm understanding of the material presented in these lessons, take the practice chapter exam.

6 Lessons in Chapter 24: MTTC Reading: Reading Assessments
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Assessment Techniques for Phonemic Awareness

1. Assessment Techniques for Phonemic Awareness

In this lesson, we will learn about some assessment tools for monitoring the development of phonemic awareness in Kindergarten through the second grade.

Phonics Assessment: Tools & Techniques

2. Phonics Assessment: Tools & Techniques

In this lesson, we will examine the components of phonics skills development and look at techniques to effectively monitor student progress in this area.

Effective Techniques for Vocabulary Assessment

3. Effective Techniques for Vocabulary Assessment

In this lesson, we will examine various types of vocabulary assessments and discuss how teachers select words to be taught and assessed based on intended outcomes.

Assessment Techniques for Reading Comprehension

4. Assessment Techniques for Reading Comprehension

Need to assess your students' reading ability? Not quite sure where to begin? This lesson describes several techniques reading teachers can use to assess students' reading comprehension.

How to Assess Student Research & Study Skills

5. How to Assess Student Research & Study Skills

Today's teachers are tasked with ensuring that students know how to study and conduct research. This lesson will provide you with some ideas about how to assess your students' ability to ask questions, evaluate resources, and take good notes.

Strategies for Assessing Reading Materials

6. Strategies for Assessing Reading Materials

One of the most important aspects of being an English language arts teacher is choosing suitable reading materials for your students. Watch this video lesson to learn strategies for choosing the most appropriate materials.

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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