Ready for RICA

Ready for RICA : A Test Preparation Guide for California's Reading Instruction Competence Assessment

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Supplement for Reading Methods courses. This inexpensive paperback offers prospective teachers all of the information they need to pass the written version of California's Reading Instruction Competence Assessment (RICA) examination. Intended for students who are currently taking or have already taken their reading methods courses, this text offers a comprehensive review of all thirteen of the content areas that the RICA tests, along with a sample test, with answers, for practice.show more

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  • Paperback | 176 pages
  • 210.82 x 274.32 x 10.16mm | 430.91g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 2nd edition
  • 013117360X
  • 9780131173606

Table of contents

Introduction: The Test and Test-Taking Strategies. 1. Content Area l : Conducting Ongoing Assessment of Reading Development. 2. Content Area 2: Planning, Organizing, and Managing Reading Instruction. 3. Content Area 3: Phonemic Awareness. 4. Content Area 4: Concepts about Print. 5. Content Area 5: Systematic, Explicit Phonics and Other Word Identification Strategies. 6. Content Area 6: Spelling Instruction. 7. Content Area 7: Reading Comprehension. 8. Content Area 8: Literary Response and Analysis. 9. Content Area 9: Content-Area Literacy. 10. Content Area 10: Student Independent Reading. 11. Content Area 11: Supporting Reading Through Oral and Written Language Development. 12. Content Area 12: Vocabulary Development. 13. Content Area 13: Structure of the English Language. 14. The Case Study. Sample RICA Examination. Answers to the Sample Examination. Appendices.show more

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