BRIGANCE Comprehensive Inventory of Basic Skills (CIBS)

The BRIGANCE Comprehensive Inventory of Basic Skills (CIBS) is a comprehensive assessment for students in grades K-9 and contains over 400 tests for reading/ELA and mathematics. The assessment is aligned with state and national standards and can be used for monitoring progress, providing ongoing assessment, and writing IEPs. The CIBS offers both criterion-referenced and norm-referenced measures.

Contact
800-225-0248
Grades
K-9
Languages
English
Domains
Topic
Subtopics
Basic concepts,
Comprehension,
Fluency,
Phonics,
Phonemic awareness,
Vocabulary
Subtopics
Phonemic awareness, Phonics, Comprehension, Vocabulary, Fluency, Additional Topics
Length
An estimated duration of each subtest is not provided.
Price
CIBS II Classroom Kit (Includes: CIBS II Reading/ELA Inventory and Math Inventory, 20 record books, durable canvas tote): $339; CIBS II Standardized Kit (Includes: CIBS II Standardized assessments, standardization and validation Manual, 20 standardized re
Training
Free on demand training videos available
Qualifications
Not specified
Open Access
No
Administration
Individual
Scoring
Computer scoring
Manual scoring
Referencing
Criterion-referenced
Norm-referenced
Resources on Psychometric Properties

French, B., & Glascoe, F. P. (n.d.). BRIGANCE Comprehensive Inventory of Basic Skills II Standardization and Validation Manual. Curriculum Associates LLC. Retrieved from http://www.casamples.com/downloads/11829s.pdf

Breidenbach, D. H. (2009). A Factor Analytic Study of the Internal Structure of the BRIGANCE Comprehensive Inventory of Basic Skills-II. Washington State University. Retrieved from http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/download?doi=10.1.1.632.5991&rep=r…

Instrument Use in Peer-Reviewed Studies

Shamir, H., Miner, C., Izzo, A., Pocklington, D., Feehan, K. & Yoder, E. (2018). Preparing Students to Kindergarten Using UPSTART at Home. Journal of Educational Multimedia and Hypermedia, 27(2), 209-230. Waynesville, NC USA: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE). Retrieved December 20, 2018 from https://www.learntechlib.org/primary/p/178522/.