Ch 9: OAE Reading: Promoting Literacy

About This Chapter

You are entering a chapter that will help refresh your memory of topics like strategies for literary responses and the ways children's books aid reading development. The video lessons and short quizzes will help you in your quest of answering OAE Reading exam questions about promoting literacy.

OAE Reading: Promoting Literacy- Chapter Summary

This chapter will make your studying fun and engaging with video lessons about topics concerned with promoting enjoyment of reading. As soon as you finish viewing the video lessons, you can take the short self-assessments. This chapter provides study resources for the topics mentioned above, as well as the following:

  • Ways to make language enjoyable for literacy development and positive attitudes about reading
  • Design of safe and respectful learning environments
  • Significance of motivation in education

All of this chapter's study resources are mobile device-friendly. You can easily track your progress through the lessons by using the Dashboard. The end of the lesson self-assessment quizzes consist of multiple-choice questions to help you practice similar questions to the ones you might see on your exam. If you have any questions, contact the instructors for help.

8 Lessons in Chapter 9: OAE Reading: Promoting Literacy
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Enjoyment of Language for Literacy Development

1. Enjoyment of Language for Literacy Development

It is easy to focus on aspects of literacy development like decoding, fluency and comprehension but then forget about the importance of joy. This lesson will discuss the importance of enjoyment of language in literacy development.

Encouraging Positive Attitudes About Reading

2. Encouraging Positive Attitudes About Reading

We can all agree that reading is essential for our students. How do we help them develop positive attitudes towards reading? This lesson contains a number of ideas to get you started promoting positive reading attitudes in your classroom.

Safe & Supportive Learning Environments: Design & Maintenance

3. Safe & Supportive Learning Environments: Design & Maintenance

Classroom environments should promote student achievement. This lesson will explore how a safe and supportive learning environment is created and maintained.

Creating a Respectful Learning Environment

4. Creating a Respectful Learning Environment

What is respect? How can teachers create a respectful learning environment? Teachers, students, and schools all play a role in fostering respect for others in academic settings. This lesson offers useful strategies for promoting inclusion and respectful behavior in schools.

The Importance of Motivation in an Educational Environment

5. The Importance of Motivation in an Educational Environment

In this lesson, you'll see how motivation affects learning. Discover the behaviors and perspectives that relate to motivation in an educational environment.

How Children's Books Facilitate Reading Development

6. How Children's Books Facilitate Reading Development

When learning to read, it's important for children to, well, read. Sounds simple, right? Not so fast. The right book can make all the difference between a positive and frustrating experience. This lesson outlines how books help children learn to read and offers a guide to finding that perfect text.

Strategies & Activities for Responding to Literature

7. Strategies & Activities for Responding to Literature

A piece of literature can be a daunting task for some students. This lesson gives a few strategies for having your students respond to literature in relatable and applicable ways.

Setting Up a Classroom Library: Organization & Ideas

8. Setting Up a Classroom Library: Organization & Ideas

All classrooms have different needs, and having a classroom library can be a great way to reach all your students. Watch this video lesson to learn how to set up an effective classroom library.

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