Test identification

Name of test Test of Early Written Language – Third Edition
Version Third Edition
Subjects Literacy
Summary Measures understanding about language and ability to use the writing tools of language. This includes metalinguistic knowledge, directionality, organizational structure, awareness of letter features, spelling, capitalization, punctuation, proofing, sentence combining, and logical sentences.

Assessment screening

Subscales Basic Writing, Contextual Writing, Overall Writing
Authors Wayne Hresko, Shelley Herron, Pamela Peak, Deanna L. Hicks
Publisher Pro-Ed
Test source https://www.proedinc.com/Products/13710/tewl3-test-of-early-written-languagethird-edition-complete-kit.aspx
Guidelines available? Yes
Norm-referenced scores. Yes
Age range 4–11;11 years
Key Stage(s) applicable to EY, KS1, KS2
UK standardisation sample No
Publication date 2012
Re-norming date N/a


Note whether shortlisted, and reasons why not if relevant No UK standardisation available