Ch 1: Reading Foundations

About This Chapter

If your goal is to find comprehensive study resources on reading foundations all in one place, then you have achieved your goal! You can't go wrong with the short but detailed video and text lessons and self-assessment quizzes found in this chapter.

Reading Foundations - Chapter Summary

In this chapter, you will be presented with engaging video and text lessons focusing on phonemes and other foundational reading concepts. Additionally, the lessons will cover the following topics:

  • Definition of phoneme
  • Alphabetic principle and how students learn to read
  • Job of phonics and sight words in word recognition
  • Activities that increase reading fluency

Once you've completed the short self-assessment quizzes at the end of the lessons, you can go back and review the parts of the videos you need to take another look at. The materials are available for you to easily print out and practice on wherever you are.

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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