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1. What are the four stages of learning to read?

  • The sight voabulary/whole word stage, discrimination net stage, the phonological recoding stage, the orthographic stage
  • repeated epithet, assonance, aphorism/proverb, epithet as metaphor
  • prepatory stage, consolidation stage, differentiation stage, integration stage
  • holophrastic stage, two word stage, telegraphic stage, post telegraphic stage
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2. Who identified that Language Acquisition support system?

  • Piaget
  • Bruner
  • Skinner
  • Chomsky

3. What is Berko & Brown's fis phenomenon?

  • The view that the comprehension of phonological patterns and the meanings they represent develop faster than the childs ability to say them
  • using language to indicate a need they want satisfying.
  • the theory that children whose mothers talk to them more have larger vocabularies
  • the theory that parents often respond to the truth in what their child is saying rather than correcting their grammatical mistakes

4. Whats an ascender?

  • using symbols to express meaning
  • parts of letters that go down from the line
  • parts of letters that go up from the line
  • understanding that in English we write from left to right

5. What are the four developmental stages of spelling identified by Gentry?

  • prepatory stage, consolidation stage, differentiation stage, integration stage
  • conventional letters, invented spelling, appropriate spelling, correct spelling
  • pre phonemic, semiphonetic, phonetic, transitional
  • observation, comment, narrative, report


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