Ch 20: NMTA Essential Academic Skills Reading: Student Needs

About This Chapter

Let us help you brush up on your knowledge of differentiated instruction and teaching students with special needs as you prepare for the NMTA Essential Academic Skills Reading exam. These lessons will aid you in answering test questions on this topic.

NMTA Essential Academic Skills Reading: Student Needs - Chapter Summary

Use our lessons and quizzes to aid in your refresher studies in meeting the learning needs of all your students. These lessons will give you the opportunity to review for NMTA Essential Academic Skills Reading exam questions on the following:

  • Understanding differentiated instruction
  • Identifying which areas of the classroom can be differentiated
  • Exploring how to adapt a classroom to accommodate students with sensory dysfunctions
  • Discussing how education in a mainstream classroom can help students with special needs

These lessons can be reviewed on computer, phone or tablet as your schedule allows. In addition to a video lesson and a short quiz, our lessons contain a written transcript, some with links to other text lessons that provide more information. If you have additional questions, our instructors are available for personal assistance on topics that are giving you trouble.

Objectives of the NMTA Essential Academic Skills Reading: Student Needs Chapter

All New Mexico teachers applying for initial licensure must pass the NMTA Essential Academic Skills Reading exam to demonstrate their competency in developing reading skills in their students. The exam will measure your ability to understand what is read and utilize various methods to convey information, such as graphs.

The questions on this short exam are all multiple-choice, presented on computer. You can practice taking a test in this format with the quizzes that follow each of our lessons. These quizzes also allow you to assess your knowledge and ascertain what you might want to review further before test day arrives.

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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