Ch 2: MTTC Reading: Teaching Language Arts

About This Chapter

As part of your studies for the MTTC Reading exam, the lessons and assessments of this chapter will help you review the six language arts and strategies for teaching them.

MTTC Reading: Teaching Language Arts - Chapter Summary

In this chapter our professional instructors will reinforce what you've studied about instructional tactics regarding the language arts. The lesson videos of this chapter are mobile device friendly so you may have a versatile way of reviewing the:

  • Different language arts
  • Strategies for developing comprehension skills
  • Major strategies for teaching language arts
  • Integration of the language arts into lessons and assignments
  • Benefits of integrated curriculum

As you review the lessons, our instructors are available to answer any questions you may have in regard to these topics. When you complete these video lessons, test your comprehension of them with the accompanying quizzes. Use the results from these assessments to discover any topics that you should review again. If you prefer text, check out the lesson transcripts.

6 Lessons in Chapter 2: MTTC Reading: Teaching Language Arts
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The Six Language Arts: Definitions & Skills

1. The Six Language Arts: Definitions & Skills

Is language all about talking? Or is it something much more? This lesson focuses on the six language arts and how we use them to communicate with one another in a variety of ways.

Reading Comprehension Strategies

2. Reading Comprehension Strategies

Learning to hone the skills of reading comprehension can be difficult. To help in the process this lesson explores visualizing, making connections and inferences, determining importance, and synthesizing text.

Language Arts Teaching Strategies

3. Language Arts Teaching Strategies

Benjamin Franklin stated: ''Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.'' This remains as true today as it was centuries ago. This lesson highlights strategies that put Ben's words to practice in the language arts class.

Finding Methods to Teach Integrated Language Arts

4. Finding Methods to Teach Integrated Language Arts

There are numerous strategies for teaching language arts, but how do you integrate your lessons? This lesson discusses strategies and examples to give you a starting point for integrating a language arts classroom.

Developing Integrated Language Arts Activities

5. Developing Integrated Language Arts Activities

Language Arts is a subject area that can easily incorporate topics from across other curricula. This lesson outlines several activities a Language Arts teacher can use to integrate other content areas.

Integrated Curriculum: Definition, Benefits & Examples

6. Integrated Curriculum: Definition, Benefits & Examples

Have you ever wondered what and how an integrated curriculum works? Learn about this hot topic that is shaping how teachers teach and students learn in the classroom.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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