Ch 17: Praxis English: Approaches to Teaching Writing

About This Chapter

Learn about approaches to teaching writing through video lessons. Track your progress with self-assessment quizzes that help you understand the content and analysis section of the Praxis English examination.

Praxis English: Approaches to Teaching Writing - Chapter Summary

The Approaches to Teaching Writing chapter can help you refresh your knowledge and sharpen your English teaching skills. You'll need these skills for the Praxis English test. In this chapter, the concepts you'll study include:

  • Stages of the writing process
  • How to use the stages of the writing process recursively
  • Methods used to teach writing
  • Process of teaching paragraph writing
  • Methods for teaching vocabulary in context

These fun and fast video lessons help you refresh your knowledge of teaching methods for writing. Using clear, everyday language and examples you can relate to, these video lessons make preparing for the test simple and enjoyable.

Praxis English: Approaches to Teaching Writing Objectives

The Praxis English Language Arts: Content and Analysis exam tests you on your knowledge, skills, and abilities in reading literature and informational texts, use of language and vocabulary, writing, speaking and listening to determine your readiness for teacher licensing in English. The exam includes 130 multiple-choice questions and two constructed-response, or essay, questions. Approximately 50 questions cover writing, speaking and listening, which is the category where you'll use the lessons in this chapter.

Each video lesson includes a self-assessment quiz that allows you to check your understanding of the information you've learned. These quizzes will also help you gain experience with the types of questions you find on the actual Praxis examination.

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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