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Name of test Single Word Reading Test
Subjects Literacy
Summary The Single Word Reading Test (SWRT) provides a measure of a child's word reading skills and will contribute to an assessment of reading achievement, as well as informing teaching and learning strategies.

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Authors Martin Turner
Publisher GL Assessment
Test source https://www.gl-assessment.co.uk/products/single-word-reading-test-swrt/
Guidelines available? Yes
Norm-referenced scores. Yes
Age range 6–16 years
Key Stage(s) applicable to KS1, KS2, KS3, KS4
UK standardisation sample Yes
Publication date 2007
Re-norming date N/a


Note whether shortlisted, and reasons why not if relevant No recent norms available