Ch 5: OAE Middle Grades ELA: Inference & Context

About This Chapter

These lessons go over the inference and context topics that you need to know for the OAE Middle Grades ELA exam. Each lesson includes a video, text transcript and self-assessment quiz, which gives you multiple ways of studying for the test.

OAE Middle Grades ELA: Inference Context - Chapter Summary

You can utilize the lessons in this chapter to refresh your memories about inference and context in literature as you prepare for the OAE Middle Grades ELA exam. The videos cover all the concepts you need to know, including:

  • Interpreting literary meaning
  • Inferring intending meanings
  • Sequence of events or steps in a reading selection
  • Effect of word choice on meaning and tone
  • Understanding tone and mood in a reading passage

Our experienced instructors guide you through all the important ideas and how to use them. Having several ways for reviewing the material allows you to study the way that works best for you, which could also improve your retention.

Objectives of the OAE Middle Grades ELA: Inference & Context Chapter

The OAE Middle Grades ELA exam is a state test administered as part of the process of obtaining a teacher's license in the state of Ohio. It evaluates the range of subjects you will be teaching as a middle grades English language arts teacher. The lessons in this Inference and Context chapter fall within Domain II: Reading Various Text Forms and Analyzing and Interpreting Literature, which makes up 29% of the test questions. By taking the self-assessment quizzes that come with the video lessons, you can gauge your progress and practice answering questions like those that will appear on the test.

The OAE Middle Grades ELA exam is made up of 150 multiple-choice questions. You will read a passage or question followed by several possible responses. From these, you'll be asked to select the correct answer.

Chapter Practice Exam
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