Competency 001 - Oral Language

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Competency 001 - Oral Language

To help in studying for the TeXes EC - 6 exam


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is a sound smaller than a syllable?
    • A. 

      Phoneme

    • B. 

      Grapheme

    • C. 

      Morpheme

  • 2. 
    Is the written representation of a sound smaller than a syllable, which can be a single letter or more than one letter?
    • A. 

      Phoneme

    • B. 

      Grapheme

    • C. 

      Morpheme

  • 3. 
    Is the smallest meaningful unit of a word, such as captivate would be broken down into /cap/ /tiv/ /ate/?
    • A. 

      Phoneme

    • B. 

      Grapheme

    • C. 

      Morpheme

  • 4. 
    The structural organization that regulates how words are combined into sentences is called?
    • A. 

      Syntactic System

    • B. 

      Semantic System

    • C. 

      Pragmatic System

  • 5. 
    Is the system of meaning, where vocabulary is the important part of the system?
    • A. 

      Syntactic System

    • B. 

      Semantic System

    • C. 

      Pragmatic System

  • 6. 
    Is the system that deals with the social aspect of language, such as the purpose of speech?
    • A. 

      Syntactic System

    • B. 

      Semantic System

    • C. 

      Pragmatic System

  • 7. 
    Students practice oral fluency through what oral language activity?
    • A. 

      Readers' theatre

    • B. 

      Choral reading or unison reading

    • C. 

      Shared reading

  • 8. 
    'The dog chased the cat' means something far different from 'The cat chased the dog', is an example of what system?
    • A. 

      Syntactic

    • B. 

      Semantic

    • C. 

      Pragmatic

  • 9. 
    The Language Experience Approach (LEA) is an activity that directly connects what?
    • A. 

      Oral and written langague

    • B. 

      Listening and oral langauge

    • C. 

      Written and listening language

  • 10. 
    Big Books help teachers demonstrate to students the connection between what two languages?
    • A. 

      Oral and written

    • B. 

      Written and listening

    • C. 

      Oral and listenting

  • 11. 
    Multiple oral language can be taught through the following activities: concrete objects, manipulatives, center activities - especially blocks, pictures, cooking, puppetry, drama, and art.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    If the story is familiar this type of technology will enahnce listening vocabulary and allow children to visualize the story characters and events?
    • A. 

      Media presentations

    • B. 

      Audiotapes

    • C. 

      Listening center

    • D. 

      Computer-assisted programs

  • 13. 
    This kind of technology should only be used after presenting the stories in book format?
    • A. 

      Media presentations

    • B. 

      Audiotapes

    • C. 

      Listening center

    • D. 

      Computer-assisted programs

  • 14. 
    This type of technology will help translate spoken words into written text, thus promoting literacy development of a child who has strong oral skills but has difficulty with writing and spelling.
    • A. 

      Media presentations

    • B. 

      Audiotapes

    • C. 

      Listening center

    • D. 

      Computer-assisted programs

  • 15. 
    Teachers observation of oral language assessments are what kind of observation?
    • A. 

      Informal

    • B. 

      Formal

  • 16. 
    Tapphing out phonemes in a word is called what?
    • A. 

      Phonemic segmentation

    • B. 

      Phonological segmentation

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