Reading Comprehension Assessment
Author(s) : Chris Parkin and Catherine Parkin
Publisher : Triune Initiatives, 2011
SKU : PG_PROBE
Purpose: To assess reading accuracy, reading behaviour and in-depth reading comprehension.
Age: 8-15 years
The PROBE 2 is primarily designed to be a controlled in-depth interview to help teachers achieve a greater understanding of how readers engage with text and what specific teaching is required.
Suitable for students ages 8-15, the PROBE2 can also be used with younger students who decode well, or with students learning to read English as a second language.
There are six targeted and defined question types for a clearer analysis of the reader’s comprehension ability:
When multiple copies of the (full) PROBE 2 Assessment kit are required and budgets are limited, the PROBE 2 Supplementary kit provides an alternative.