Ch 2: OAE Middle Grades ELA: Identifying Word Meanings

About This Chapter

Watch engaging video lessons in this chapter to enhance your ability to identify word meanings as you get ready to take the Ohio Assessments Middle Grades ELA test. You can use lesson quizzes and a chapter exam to gauge your readiness for exam day.

OAE Middle Grades ELA: Identifying Word Meanings - Chapter Summary

Use the video lessons in this chapter to refresh your ability to identify word meanings. The lessons can help you tackle this portion of the Ohio Assessments Middle Grades ELA test by preparing you to answer questions that address the following:

  • Using context to determine the meaning of words
  • Constructing meaning with context clues, prior knowledge and word structure
  • Defining and identifying uses of morphemes
  • Finding the meaning of words using affixes and roots
  • Using reference materials for vocabulary

The video lessons provide you with an effective learning experience by offering step-by-step guidance in an entertaining package. This unique approach to online instruction allows you to fully comprehend the lessons and absorb the information in a relaxed environment.

OAE Middle Grades ELA: Identifying Word Meanings Chapter Objectives

The Ohio Assessments Middle Grades ELA test assesses your comprehension of this subject matter to ensure you have the knowledge and skills necessary to teach in an academic setting and are qualified to secure your teaching license in Ohio. The topics covered in this OAE Middle Grades ELA: Identifying Word Meanings chapter are located in the reading process and comprehension and reading across the curriculum portion of the test. This section constitutes about 21% of the total exam. This chapter's video lessons help reinforce the knowledge that will be vital for success on the test and the lesson quizzes allow you to assess that knowledge while giving you access to questions similarly formatted to those on the exam.

The exam is composed of all multiple-choice questions that are based on specific test competencies. Many of the questions require you to first read or examine an illustration, excerpt or passage then read four answers, one of which you will be asked to choose as the best option.

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