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Ch 2: OAE Reading: Assessment Techniques

About This Chapter

Let us help you review methods for assessing students' reading progress and abilities. These video lessons and quizzes will address concepts you can expect to be tested on when taking the Ohio Assessments for Educators (OAE) Reading exam.

OAE Reading: Assessment Techniques - Chapter Summary

You can use the lessons in this chapter to help you develop a deeper understanding of assessment techniques used in reading comprehension, fluency, phonics and vocabulary. After reviewing this material, you should feel comfortable in answering questions on the OAE Reading exam about:

  • Listing assessment techniques used for measuring phonemic awareness
  • Understanding tools used to assess phonics skills
  • Explaining how to assess vocabulary development
  • Describing techniques used to assess fluency
  • Identifying techniques used to assess reading comprehension
  • Assessing student study and research skills

Instructors present the material using simple and easy-to-follow explanations which are supported by examples and illustrations. The self-assessment quizzes accompanying each lesson allow you to gauge what you have learned and determine your preparedness for taking the OAE Reading exam.

6 Lessons in Chapter 2: OAE Reading: Assessment Techniques
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Assessment Techniques for Phonemic Awareness

1. Assessment Techniques for Phonemic Awareness

In this lesson, we will learn about some assessment tools for monitoring the development of phonemic awareness in Kindergarten through the second grade.

Phonics Assessment: Tools & Techniques

2. Phonics Assessment: Tools & Techniques

In this lesson, we will examine the components of phonics skills development and look at techniques to effectively monitor student progress in this area.

Effective Techniques for Vocabulary Assessment

3. Effective Techniques for Vocabulary Assessment

In this lesson, we will examine various types of vocabulary assessments and discuss how teachers select words to be taught and assessed based on intended outcomes.

Techniques for Assessing Student Fluency

4. Techniques for Assessing Student Fluency

Fluency is an important component of reading, and to teach it properly, we need to know how to assess it. This lesson gives you strategies for assessing the components of fluency.

Assessment Techniques for Reading Comprehension

5. Assessment Techniques for Reading Comprehension

Need to assess your students' reading ability? Not quite sure where to begin? This lesson describes several techniques reading teachers can use to assess students' reading comprehension.

How to Assess Student Research & Study Skills

6. How to Assess Student Research & Study Skills

Today's teachers are tasked with ensuring that students know how to study and conduct research. This lesson will provide you with some ideas about how to assess your students' ability to ask questions, evaluate resources, and take good notes.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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