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Name of test The WORD Test 3 – Elementary
Previous version(s) WORD-2 (adolescent), WORD-3 (elementary)
Subjects Literacy
Summary Assesses a student's ability to recognise and express semantic attributes critical to vocabulary growth and language competency. You will understand how your students attach meaning to words and why they might be struggling in the classroom.

Assessment screening

Subscales Associations, synonyms, semantic absurdities, antonyms, definitions, flexible word use.
Authors Linda Bowers, Rosemary Huisingh, Carolyn LoGiudice and Jane Orman
Publisher Pro-Ed
Test source https://www.proedinc.com/Products/34170/the-word-test-2adolescent.aspx
Guidelines available? Not available in UK
Norm-referenced scores. Yes
Age range 6–11;11 years
Key Stage(s) applicable to KS1, KS2
UK standardisation sample No
Publication date 2014
Re-norming date N/a


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