Ch 11: Text Complexity

About This Chapter

If you need to study text complexity concepts for the classroom or an upcoming teacher exam, this chapter can help you out. Inside, you'll find short lessons and practice quizzes that can be reviewed whenever you have free time.

Text Complexity - Chapter Summary

For an overview of text complexity topics in the English language arts, take a look at this self-paced study guide chapter. This series of short and simple lessons shows you the elements of measuring text complexity, leveling texts and selecting grade-appropriate texts for ELA instruction. When you're finished with the chapter, you should be able to:

  • Assess the appropriateness and rigor of a text
  • Explain the advantages and disadvantages of leveling texts
  • Select texts that meet the need of a variety of readers

When you're finished with a lesson, try the accompanying self-assessment quiz to make sure you fully understand essential text complexity topics. The chapter is available at any time that fits your schedule, and because it's accessible on any Internet-connected device, it'll be easy to study text complexity at home, school, work or wherever you happen to be. Finally, if you have any questions along the way, feel free to submit them to our subject-matter experts.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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