FAST earlyReading

The earlyReading assessment is used to monitor the progress of and screen students in grades PreK-1 but can be administered to students up to grade 3. There are 12 subtests within earlyReading, and four subtests can be completed in 5-10 minutes. The earlyReading tool can be used up to five times per year to screen students, and is available in both English and Spanish.

Content

Subdomain
Topics
Phonological awareness, phonics, vocabulary, fluency,
Grades
PreK-3
Languages
English
Spanish

Administration information

Length
Composite (4 subtests): 5-10 minutes
Price
$7.50 per student for all FastBridge assessments
Training
Online and on-site training available
Qualifications
Not specified
Administration
Individual

Access and Use

Contact
612-354-2534

Psychometrics

Scoring
Computer scoring
Referencing
Criterion-referenced
Norm-referenced
Open Access
No
Resources on Psychometric Properties

Theodore J. Christ and Colleagues, LLC. (2015). Formative Assessment System for Teachers (FAST) Abbreviated Technical Manual for Iowa: Version 2.0, 2015-2016. Minneapolis, MN: FastBridge Learning. Retrieved from https://www.centralriversaea.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/E_FAST-Tech…

Fastbridge Research Foundations. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.fastbridge.org/research/#1496874374336-509ed992-daf3