Ch 32: OAE Middle Grades ELA: Descriptive Writing Strategies

About This Chapter

Explore the engaging video lessons in this chapter to strengthen your knowledge of descriptive writing strategies. The lessons, along with self-assessment quizzes, can serve as preparation tools for the OAE Middle Grades English Language Arts assessment.

OAE Middle Grades ELA: Descriptive Writing Strategies - Chapter Summary

Make the process of preparing for the OAE Middle Grades English Language Arts assessment smooth with the assistance of comprehensive video lessons that examine descriptive writing strategies. As you review the lessons, you can acquire the knowledge needed to address the following on the exam:

  • Defining and identifying techniques for descriptive writing
  • Identifying characteristics of the descriptive essay
  • Examining sensory language
  • Using descriptive details and sensory language in writing

The video lessons provide you with a unique opportunity to absorb the materials at your own pace by reviewing them when and how you'd like. Instructors present the lessons in a comprehensive manner and offer video transcripts to help you further any concepts you don't understand.

OAE Middle Grades ELA: Descriptive Writing Strategies Chapter Objectives

The OAE Middle Grades English Language Arts assessment tests your knowledge and skills of the subject area as part of the process to determine your readiness to secure teaching licensure in Ohio. The topics covered in the OAE Middle Grades ELA: Descriptive Writing Strategies chapter are found in the modes of writing portion, which constitutes approximately 21% of the total exam. In preparation for the assessment, you can utilize our comprehensive resources, which include engaging video lessons, text transcripts and self-assessment quizzes. If you have any questions about the chapter, instructors are available to assist.

All of the questions on the assessment are multiple choice and based on specific test competencies to ensure you fully comprehend the subject area. Most of the questions are presented as a short paragraph, sentence, phrase or question. Following each question is a set of four answers, one of which you will be asked to choose as the best option.

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