This assessment is the first of three parts of Benchmark Advance quick-checks. The three parts are: 1) Phonological Awareness, 2) Phonics and Word Recognition, and
3) Oral Reading Fluency which are in the K-6 Foundational Skills Assessment .
This assessment is testing Phonological skills needed in kindergarten. It is an oral assessment. This packet has the same format as BA but different words are used. This quick-check can be used for your students needing intervention or quickly seeing what skills you need to hit the hardest.
+3/3 correct= no intervention
+2/3 correct= review
+1/3 or +0/3 correct= intervention
-each question is worth a point
-different parts of the test are given at different times of the year
according to when skill is introduced
-test is designed to see growth throughout the year
-less time is needed for administration of test