Test identification

Name of test Test of Silent Reading Efficiency and Comprehension
Previous version(s) TOSREC Grades 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10–12
Subjects Literacy
Summary A brief, group- or individually-administered test of reading that assesses silent reading of connected text for comprehension.

Assessment screening

Subscales Measures silent reading efficiency (i.e. speed and accuracy) and comprehension.
Authors Richard K. Wagner, Joseph K. Torgesen, Carol A. Rashotte, Nils A. Pearson
Publisher Pro-Ed
Test source Grade 1 https://www.proedinc.com/Products/13440/tosrec-grade-1-test-of-silent-reading-efficiency-and-comprehension.aspx ; Grade 2 https://www.proedinc.com/Products/13450/tosrec-grade-2-test-of-silent-reading-efficiency-and-comprehension.aspx ; Grade 3 https://www.proedinc.com/Products/13460/tosrec-grade-3-test-of-silent-reading-efficiency-and-comprehension.aspx ; Grade 4 https://www.proedinc.com/Products/13470/tosrec-grade-4-test-of-silent-reading-efficiency-and-comprehension.aspx ; Grade 5 https://www.proedinc.com/Products/13480/tosrec-grade-5-test-of-silent-reading-efficiency-and-comprehension.aspx ; Grade 6 https://www.proedinc.com/Products/13490/tosrec-grade-6-test-of-silent-reading-efficiency-and-comprehension.aspx ; Grade 7 https://www.proedinc.com/Products/13500/tosrec-grade-7-test-of-silent-reading-efficiency-and-comprehension.aspx ; Grade 8 https://www.proedinc.com/Products/13510/tosrec-grade-8-test-of-silent-reading-efficiency-and-comprehension.aspx ; Grade 9 https://www.proedinc.com/Products/13520/tosrec-grade-9-test-of-silent-reading-efficiency-and-comprehension.aspx ; Grade 10–12 https://www.proedinc.com/Products/13530/tosrec-grade-1012-test-of-silent-reading-efficiency-and-comprehension.aspx
Guidelines available? Yes
Norm-referenced scores. Yes
Age range 6–7 years
Key Stage(s) applicable to KS1
UK standardisation sample No
Publication date 2010
Re-norming date N/a

Eligibility

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