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The essential cognitive elements of the reading process have been outlined in the Cognitive Framework of Reading. To assist educators in organizing their assessment practices around the cognitive framework, we've created a way to easily search for published early reading assessments that specifically test skills and knowledge outlined by the Cognitive Framework of Reading.

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This Assessment has already been added to your clipboard. Boehm Test of Basic Concepts - 3rd Edition (Boehm-3)

Author: Ann E. Boehm
Date Published: 2000

To Purchase this assessment, you must contact the publisher.
The Psychological Corporation - A Harcourt Assessment Co. Pid=015-4020-80X


Cost $157.00 (Test kit for 30 students)
Time to administer 30 - 40 minutes
Administration Group
Grades K, 1, and 2
Cognitive elements
Semantics (Vocabulary and Morphology)
Subtests and
skills assessed
Basic Concept Knowledge — Student must demonstrate knowledge and familiarity with 50 concepts that are important to be successful in school, such as words used to describe qualities of people or objects, spatial relationships, time, and quantity.
Language(s) tool can
be administered in
English and Spanish
Score reporting
and test design data
Raw score can be converted into performance ranges, and a percentile scores. More than 18,000 students in the U.S. participated in the fall and spring standardization and the related reliability and validity studies for the English and Spanish versions.
Notes There are two parallel forms of Boehm-3: Form E and Form F. Each form addresses the same 50 concepts, in the same order, using different contexts. Students are tested in the Fall and Spring on the same concepts. By assessing basic concepts - the assessment can also assess a students vocabulary.

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