What every teacher should know Reading 101: A Guide to Teaching Reading and Writing Introduction: How Children Learn to ReadCourse ModulesPrint AwarenessPre-testIn DepthIn PracticeAssignmentsPost-TestPhonological and Phonemic AwarenessPre-TestIn DepthIn PracticeAssignmentsPost-TestPhonicsPre-TestIn DepthIn PracticeAssignmentsPost-TestFluencyPre-TestIn DepthIn PracticeAssignmentsPost-TestVocabularyPre-TestIn DepthIn PracticeAssignmentsPost-TestSpellingPre-TestIn DepthIn PracticeAssignmentsPost-TestComprehensionPre-TestIn DepthIn PracticeAssignmentsPost-TestWritingPre-TestIn DepthIn PracticeAssignmentsPost-TestAssessmentPre-TestIn DepthIn PracticeAssignmentsPost-TestTeacher ToolboxThe Struggling ReaderAlphabetic PrinciplePhonological AwarenessDecodingClassroom ManagementDifferentiated InstructionLanguage Arts BlocksGlossaryResourcesBecoming a Certified Literacy Teacher Sounds of Speech: Pre-Test Speech sounds are also called: a. graphemes b. phonemes c. scriptemes d. none of the above There are _______ sounds in the English language: a. exactly 26 b. over 60 c. over 40 d. exactly 52 Children who have trouble hearing speech sounds may have a(n) _______ problem. a. visual b. auditory c. comprehension d. olfactory _______ are used to represent phonemes in writing. a. syllables b. words c. pictures d. letters The definiton of phoneme is, "The smallest part of _________ language." a. spoken b. written c. informal d. formal The word ran has how many phonemes? a. 5 b. 4 c. 3 d. 2 Phonemes are: a. speech sounds b. letter names c. short syllables d. written words How are phonemes represented in writing to differentiate them from actual words? a. by placing the letters between slashes /b/ b. by placing the letters between asterisks *b* c. by placing the letters in parentheses (b) d. by placing the letters between percent signs %b% How many phonemes do you hear in the word nope? a. 1 b. 2 c. 3 d. 4 Which of the following words have two phonemes? a. me b. bee c. sigh d. all of the above Next: Sounds of Speech In Depth > Reading 101 is a collaboration with the Center for Effective Reading Instruction and The International Dyslexia Association.