Quick Comprehension Assessment

  • Publisher: Pearson Canada
  • Grade: 4 - 6
  • Helps teachers quickly identify students who need further assessment one-on-one with the teacher in order to gather more information about a specific student?s reading proficiency.
  • Assesses students comprehension skills, and helps teachers identify instructional needs quickly and efficiently, while tracking student achievement and growth.
  • Supports the teacher in reinforcing/checking his/her own judgments about student performance.
  • Connects directly to provincial/regional rubrics for scoring and analysis (eg. EQAO testing, BC Performance Standards).

Each Quick Comprehension Assessment Package includes:

  • 2 on-grade reading passages for whole class assessment (35 copies of each)
  • 4 passages at a range of reading levels for individual assessment to gather more information about specific students (1 copy of each)
  • A Teacher’s Guidethat features
    • rubrics linked to provincial and national performance standards
    • a class tracking sheet
    • blackline masters (including graphic organizers)
    • teaching notes

Assessment Rubrics and Exemplars also available.

French Edition available: