Ch 13: OAE Middle Grades ELA: Nonfiction

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Watch the engaging video lessons in this chapter to brush up on your nonfiction knowledge as you get ready to take the OAE Middle Grades English Language Arts assessment. Self-assessment quizzes and a practice chapter exam are available to gauge how well you understand the materials.

OAE Middle Grades ELA: Nonfiction - Chapter Summary

Use the short and fun video lessons in this chapter to refresh your understanding of nonfiction. The lessons can help strengthen your knowledge of this subject so you'll be ready to answer questions on the OAE Middle Grades English Language Arts assessment that address the following:

  • Defining nonfiction
  • Understanding nonfiction as a literary form
  • Analyzing narrative nonfiction
  • Examining the nonfiction novel

The videos provide a comprehensive overview of nonfiction, offering useful definitions and examples to get you ready to take your exam. The instructors present the topics in an entertaining fashion that makes the learning process fun.

Objectives of the OAE Middle Grades ELA: Nonfiction Chapter

The OAE Middle Grades English Language Arts assessment tests your comprehension of the subject to ensure you're ready to teach it in the middle grades classroom. The assessment also tests how qualified you are to secure your teacher license in Ohio. OAE Middle Grades ELA: Nonfiction chapter topics are located in the reading various text forms and analyzing and interpreting literature portion of the exam. This section constitutes approximately 29% of the total test. To strengthen your preparation for the exam, you can take self-assessment quizzes designed to give you the practice you need in answering questions formatted similarly to those found on the test.

The assessment is made up of all multiple-choice questions, many of which are accompanied by an excerpt, illustration or passage that you must first read or examine. Following each question is a set of four answers, one of which you will be asked select as the best option.

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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