Core Videos - Praxis Elementary Education (Reading and Language Sample - Pragmatics)

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Click below to play a sample Core Video from our Praxis Elementary Education Online Prep program.  This particular video provides an overview of "pragmatics," one of the key components of language and communication on which you may be tested.

When you purchase any of our Praxis Elementary Education Online Prep programs, you'll get Core Videos like this one covering every key Foundations of Reading, Language in Writing, and Communication Skills concept you need to pass.  You'll learn the same key subject matter you would in our live classes, as well as strategies for success on the various multiple choice question types you can expect on the exam.  Then, once you are confident with the underlying subject matter, you can watch our Smart-STEM Virtual Tutoring videos, in which a tutor will show you how to apply your knowledge to the specific question types you are most likely to encounter on the actual test.

Both our Core Videos and Smart-STEM Virtual Tutoring videos are included in all our Online Prep programs!


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Praxis Elem. Ed. Cont. Know. (5018)

Praxis Elem. Ed. Mult. Subj. (5001)


These Core Videos Are Included in All Our Praxis Elementary Ed. (Reading and Language Arts Section) Online Prep Programs...

Below is a complete list of the Core Videos that are included in all our Praxis Elementary Education (Reading and Language Arts Section) Online Prep programs.  These videos have been created by our industry-leading team of Teachers and Subject Matter Experts based on the official Content Specifications published for the Praxis Elementary Education: Content Knowledge (5018) and Praxis Elementary Education: Multiple Subjects (5001-5005) exams, along with research and feedback from students and test takers, so you get an engaging, easy-to-use, and highly-focused program that makes the absolute most of your study time and teaches you the exact content knowledge and strategy you need to pass the exam.

  • Phonology and the Alphabetic Principle
  • Development of a First Language
  • Acquisition of Subsequent Languages
  • Developing Literacy
  • Morphology
  • Semantics
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Basic Elements of Fiction & Non-Fiction
  • Literary Elements
  • Structural Elements
  • Resource Materials
  • Syntax
  • Usage
  • Types of Writing
  • The Writing Process
  • Sentence Types & Structure
  • Pragmatics (You are currently viewing this free sample video.)
  • Presentation Components in Speech
  • Listening
  • Viewing Skills


Enroll in Praxis Elementary Education Online Prep, and you can begin watching all these Core Videos right now!  You'll also get instant access to a host of other great features, including Smart-STEM Virtual Tutoring Videos in which an expert tutor will discuss each question from the science section of your full-length, Praxis Elementary Education (Version 1) Practice Test, teaching you proven strategies for applying the subject matter knowledge you've gained from our Core Videos to the specific types of questions you are most likely to encounter on the real exam.

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