Ch 1: OAE Middle Grades ELA: Foundations of Reading Development

About This Chapter

We can show you everything you need to review about the foundations of reading development prior to taking the OAE Middle Grades ELA exam. The combination of lessons and self-assessment quizzes add up to a powerful approach to studying that can help you answer the questions on the test correctly.

OAE Middle Grades ELA: Foundations of Reading Development - Chapter Summary

You can review the lessons in this chapter to study topics related to reading development that you may be questioned about on the OAE Middle Grades ELA exam. The lessons review topics in:

  • Teaching phonics
  • The alphabetic principle
  • Activities for promoting reading fluency

Each lesson includes fun examples and graphics to help you review for this teacher certification exam. After going over each lesson, check out the corresponding multiple-choice quiz to assess your understanding and see if there are any areas that need extra study.

Objectives of the OAE Middle Grades ELA: Foundations of Reading Development Chapter

The OAE Middle Grades ELA test is a comprehensive exam designed to assess your knowledge and understanding of the full range of middle grades English language arts subjects. Your score will be used to determine whether you are eligible for a teacher's license in the state of Ohio. The lessons in this Foundations of Reading Development chapter are part of Domain I: Reading Process and Comprehension and Reading Across the Curriculum, which makes up 21% of the test questions. By completing the self-assessment quizzes that accompany the lessons, you can gauge your mastery of the material. You can also gain valuable practice with the kinds of questions you'll find on the test.

The test consists of 150 multiple-choice items. You will read a passage or question followed by several possible responses. From these, you will need to select the correct answer.

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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