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Assessment for Reading Instruction

Assessment for Reading Instruction - 03 edition

Assessment for Reading Instruction - 03 edition

ISBN13: 9781572308671

ISBN10: 1572308672

Assessment for Reading Instruction by Michael C. McKenna and Steven A. Stahl - ISBN 9781572308671
Edition: 03
Copyright: 2003
Publisher: Guilford Press
Published: 2003
International: No
Assessment for Reading Instruction by Michael C. McKenna and Steven A. Stahl - ISBN 9781572308671

ISBN13: 9781572308671

ISBN10: 1572308672

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Summary

Combining essential background knowledge with hands-on tools, this practical resource and text provides a detailed roadmap for conducting multidimensional reading assessment. The authors' research expertise and extensive classroom experience are reflected on every page. Presented are effective ways to evaluate K-6 students' spelling, word recognition, fluency, comprehension, strategic knowledge, and more. Aided by lively case examples, preservice and inservice teachers and reading specialists learn to tailor assessment to the needs of each child and use results strategically to inform instruction. The concluding chapter offers useful information on preparing a reading clinic report. Special features of this accessible 8" x 11" volume include numerous figures, tables, and sample assessment instruments, many with permission to photocopy.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Reading Assessment.

2. General Concepts of Assessment.

3. Informal Reading Inventories and Other Measures of Oral Reading.

4. Fluency.

5. Emergent Literacy.

6. Word Recognition and Spelling.

7. Comprehension.

8. Strategic Knowledge.

9. Affective Factors.

10. Preparing a Reading Clinic Report.

Appendix: Case Studies.

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Assessment for Reading Instruction by Michael C. McKenna - ISBN 9781606230350
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