Early Reading Assessment: A Practitioner's Handbook / Edition 1

Early Reading Assessment: A Practitioner's Handbook / Edition 1

by Natalie Rathvon
     
 


This indispensable resource offers a cutting-edge framework and practical tools for screening and assessing K-2 students at risk for reading problems. Provided are critical reviews of 42 specific measures, selected for optimal technical quality and presented in a clear, standardized format. Encapsulated are the scientific basis for each instrument; the components… See more details below

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This indispensable resource offers a cutting-edge framework and practical tools for screening and assessing K-2 students at risk for reading problems. Provided are critical reviews of 42 specific measures, selected for optimal technical quality and presented in a clear, standardized format. Encapsulated are the scientific basis for each instrument; the components of reading acquisition measured; administration, scoring, and interpretation procedures; the instrument's psychometric soundness and usability; linkages to intervention; source; and cost. Detailed case examples drawn from the author's practice help the reader better understand the type of information generated by each measure and demonstrate how results can be written up in a variety of effective report formats.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781572309845
Publisher:
Guilford Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
03/08/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
612
Product dimensions:
7.36(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.52(d)
Age Range:
5 - 7 Years

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Table of Contents


Introduction
I. Advances in Early Reading Assessment
1. Critical Issues in Early Reading Assessment
2. Evaluating the Technical Adequacy and Usability of Early Reading Measures
3. A Component-Based Approach to Early Reading Assessment
II. Early Reading Measures
4. Early Reading Assessment Batteries
5. Measures of Reading Components
Appendix A. Selected Test Publishers and Sources
Appendix B. Internet Resources for Early Reading Assessment
Appendix C. Glossary

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