Included in this Resource:
A printable PDF file
8 leveled passages (6 passages in the 200-300 range and 2 in the 300-400 range)
8 pre + post tests with leveled questions for each of the following comprehension skills:
- Ask and Answer Questions
- Retell Stories
- Describe Story Elements
- Identify Character Feelings
- Fiction vs. Nonfiction
- Identify Narrator
- Use Illustrations and Details
- Compare and Contrast Characters
8 answer keys with a breakdown of why each question is included
How the Assessments are Designed:
The texts and reading assessments are designed so that there is a set for each standard. There are a total of 8 leveled passages: 200-300 – 6 passages, and 300-400 – 2 passages
Each assessment has three questions. The first question is the most simple, while the third question is the most difficult. The first question requires a basic and surface-level understanding of the reading skill. The second question builds upon the concept a bit more. The third question requires the application of the concept. These three-tiered questions are labeled with shapes (circle, square, triangle) so that the levels are discrete.
How to Use these Assessments:
The leveled questions will give you insight and data for creating your leveled reading groups. You can group students by reading level or by specific strategy, or a combination of both. With student groups and pre-assessment data at your fingertips, you can differentiate instruction for each group as you move through the standard.
Give the post-assessment (the same test as the pre-assessment) to track growth after the unit is finished.
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