The two Free Phonics Skills Tests by Phonics Advantage can be administered by a teacher, parent or tutor. The Free Phonics Skills Tests will assist the mentor in identifying areas of weakness a student may have in their understanding and application of basic phonics rules and decoding skills.
The first Free Phonics Skills Test covers the student’s knowledge of:
Silent E rule
Individual alphabet sounds
-le Syllables (ple, ble, kle, tle, zle, dle, etc.)
Listening skills – correctly identifying spoken sounds
Free Phonics Skills Test 2 covers:
3-letter word beginnings
Advanced suffixes (cian, tious, etc.)
The tests take about twenty minutes to administer.
Identifying a problem is the first step in obtaining a solution.