Increasing Reading Vocabulary

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Increasing Reading Vocabulary

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
  • 2. 
    • A. 

      The words used to represent the specialized concepts and ideas found in core subject area fields (i.e., mathematics, science, social studies, English/language arts).

    • B. 

      Provides a critical first look at students' vocabulary knowledge.

    • C. 

      The words we use to speak.

    • D. 

      The symbols we use to represent phonemes.

  • 3. 
  • 4. 
    A _________ is a kind of graphic rendering of a word's meaning.
  • 5. 
    Teacher-made flash cards are a quick diagnostic vocabulary assessment.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
  • 7. 
    Evidence-Based Instruction Practices for Increasing Vocabulary Knowledge.
  • 8. 
    Reading contexts can be described as (select all that apply):
    • A. 

      Directive Context

    • B. 

      Indirect Context

    • C. 

      Nondirective Context

    • D. 

      Misdirective Context

  • 9. 
    Many teachers use ___________ to direct students' attention to words of all kinds by posting important words on a section of wall.
  • 10. 
    Tier 2 Vocabulary Instruction
  • 11. 
    • A. 

      A tool to help students collect and review words.

    • B. 

      Interpersonal, or intimate/social interactions.

    • C. 

      A kind of blueprint in which students sketch out or map what they know about a topic.

    • D. 

      A treasure map linked back to the ancient civilization of Seman.

  • 12. 
    _______________ helps less proficient readers create mental scaffolding for support of new vocabulary and concepts.
  • 13. 
    Teaching Vocabulary
  • 14. 
    __________ have been shown to help students, especially English learners, build vocabulary knowledge and factual background information.
  • 15. 
    Using Technology and New Literacies to Enhance Vocabulary Learning.
  • 16. 
    Which of these was given as an example of motivation and engagement in the textbook?
    • A. 

      Provide readers multiple experiences with a word or a concept.

    • B. 

      Provide opportunities for creative actives around words.

    • C. 

      Help students see that words can be defined in quite different yet still correct ways.

    • D. 

      All of the Above

  • 17. 
    Creating podcasts is not a competent way of enhancing vocabulary learning.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Family and Community Connections That Enhance Vocabulary Learning.
  • 19. 
  • 20. 
    Language workshops are research-based sessions focused on increasing academic vocabulary knowledge.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Language workshops should be (select all that apply):
    • A. 

      Collaborative

    • B. 

      Fast-paced

    • C. 

      Long

    • D. 

      Interactive

    • E. 

      Daily