Early Screening Assessment
Early screening is one of the five main elements of effective reading systems. In the "Right to Read" report, the Ontario Human Rights tribunal recommends screening K-2 students twice a year. In this lesson, you will complete the following tasks:
1. Read the Early Screening section from the Right to Read report
2. Watch a video on DIBELS, which is an early screening tool that is free and recommended in the Right to Read report
3. Learn about the Core Phonics Survey, which is another free screening tool
4. Download the early screening tools that you need
Instructions: Click on this link and watch a video about how DIBELS works.
Time: 6 minutes
Note: Acadience™ Reading K–6 is the new name for the DIBELS Next assessment. The name has changed but it is the same test.