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cloze

(klōz) [Abbrev. of closure]
A sentence completion test used in speech and language pathology in which a word is deleted from a sentence and the person being tested is asked to fill in the blank with an appropriate term.
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Maze activities are similar to cloze activities except that a maze provides students with three choices of target words from which to choose, only one of which makes sense within the context of the sentences or story.
In the present study the reading comprehension test was designed in the form of a cloze test.
Thus, we divided comprehension outcomes in the 12 studies into three categories based on the measures used: (a) reading cloze passage performance (e.
El curso evolutivo observado para esta habilidad, medida a traves de la prueba Oral Cloze, refleja un patron de desarrollo progresivo.
Along the same lines, Greene (2001) found out that rational deletion cloze tests and true-false reading comprehension tests produce the same mean and dispersion among college level students.
the Fernald technique, the Gillingham-Stillman Approach and Orton-Gillingham Approach, the language experience approach, the individualized reading approach, readability, oral reading, miscue analysis, the initial teaching alphabet, Words in Color, the linguistic approach, emergent literacy, story grammar, the Reading Recovery Program, phonemic awareness, the whole language approach, literature circles, literature-based reading approaches, readers' theater, the Four Blocks Framework, the cloze procedure, the Question-Answer Relationship strategy, alternative assessment techniques, and the reading-writing workshop.
Gator Bag (Hall, 2007) includes a stuffed toy alligator, disposable cameras, several books, writing materials including a shared writing cloze form that assists parents and children when writing about their adventures with Gator while he was visiting their home.
The reading comprehension section of the TOFHLA-SPR is based on the cloze method.
Tests relating to language comprehension, in terms of its structuring into sentences and storylines, were prepared using the Cloze Oriented System--SOC (Joly, 2007).