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Assessment


3-Minute Reading Assessments
A Professional Development DVD and Study Guide

Author(s) : Timothy Rasinski, Nancy Padak
Price :$99.00
Grades 1 - 8
Reading experts, Tim Rasinski and Nancy Padak, developed powerful assessments that help you accurately identify students' potential reading problems in just three minutes. This exciting new DVD lets you observe teachers as they assess students in word recognition, comprehension, fluency, and vocabulary. These quick assessments make it easy to pinpoint students' strengths and target areas in which they need more support. As the DVD shows, the assessments are easy to administer and manage, saving you valuable classroom time so that you can focus on what's important--teaching.
 
3-Minute Reading Assessments: Grade 5 - 8
Word Recognition, Fluency, and Comprehension

Author(s) : Timothy Rasinski, Nancy Padak
Price :$14.99
Grades 5 - 8
Leveled passages with ready-to-use assessment pages help teachers quickly screen students for reading problems, such as low word recognition, poor fluency rate, and inadequate comprehension.
3-Minute Reading Assessments: Grades 1 - 4
Word Recognition, Fluency, and Comprehension

Author(s) : Timothy Rasinski, Nancy Padak
Price :$14.99
Grades 1 - 4
Short Passages and Step-by-Step Directions to Assess Reading Performance Throughout the Year - and Quickly Identify Students Who Need Help.
Assessing And Teaching Beginning Writers
Every Picture Tells a Story

Author(s) : David Matteson, Deborah Freeman
Price :$18.95
Based on strong understandings of developmentally appropriate practices, the authors have created and explained a continuum designed to assess what very young children know about oral language, drawing, and writing. This new, well-researched, and easy-to-use assessment tool helps teachers determine powerful next literacy steps and instruction for their young students.
Assessing Comprehension Thinking Strategies
Author(s) : Ellin Oliver Keene
Price :$29.99
Grades 1 - 8
Assessing Comprehension Thinking Strategies is an ideal tool for assessing students' reading comprehension. This book offers a unique way of assessing how students use thinking strategies to comprehend text. The book contains four reading passages for each grade level (1-8) that offer high-interest fiction and nonfiction text. Each assessment is accompanied by a rubric that allows you to document students' thinking and then score and monitor their growth.
 
Assessing Early Literacy with Richard Gentry
Five Phases, One Simple Test

Author(s) : Richard Gentry
Price :$38.75
Richard Gentry understands what every teacher knows about early literacy assessment: that to be useful, an assessment instrument must reveal more than how well a student is reading or writing - it's got to show what instructional direction the results indicate. Literacy develops in five recognizable phases, progressing predictably from one stage to the next, but many assessment systems aren't sensitive enough to recognize which phase a child has reached, nor sophisticated enough to offer ideas on how to move ahead.
Assessment First
Using Just-Right Assessments to Plan and Carry Out Effective Reading Instruction

Author(s) : Deborah White
Price :$23.99
Grades 1 - 5
To maximize the impact of your teaching, follow the assess-plan-teach model, teachers are told, yet they receive little support in putting this model into action. Finally, here is an indispensable guide that explains how to make every minute of primary reading instruction count-starting with assessment. In clear and friendly language, reading specialist Deborah White explains how to choose and use assessment tools to pinpoint students' needs in comprehension, fluency, phonemic awareness, phonics, and vocabulary. White then shows how to use these results to plan effective instruction. She provides dozens of high-interest activities for building the targeted skills.
 
 
Assessment for Reading Instruction, Second Edition
Author(s) : Michael McKenna, Diane Dougherty
Price :$35.00
Regarded as the standard resource on reading assessment, this teacher guide and widely adopted text combines essential background knowledge with indispensable hands-on tools. The book provides a clear framework for planning, administering, scoring, and interpreting a wide range of formal and informal assessments, and for using the results to improve instruction. Practical, easy-to-understand examples illustrate effective ways to evaluate K–8 students' strengths and weaknesses in each of the core competencies that good readers need to master. More than two dozen reproducibles are featured.
 
 
Change Over Time updated revised
In Children's Literacy Development

Author(s) : Marie Clay
Price :$43.75
Grades K - 3
When early literacy interventions work with young, low-achieving children, just why they work is often poorly understood. With Change Over Time, you can join Marie Clay as she takes a step back from the concepts of reading failure, disability, and dyslexia, and considers a new way to view literacy learning difficulties
Concepts About Print
What Have Children Learned About the Way We Print Language?

Author(s) : Marie Clay
Price :$20.00
Grades K - 3
This helpful guide provides information on administering Follow Me, Moon and No Shoes as well as Sand and Stones
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