Chapter 11: Reading Proficiency (NAEP (Comprehension levels: basic,…
Chapter 11: Reading Proficiency
Comprehension levels: basic, proficient, advanced
Administered in 4th, 8th, & 12th grade
Short answer and multiple choice
National Assessment for Educational Progress
Variety of text genre
One size fits all?
Teaching to a test?
Multiple text to sythesize
Short answer questions connect reading and writing
High expectations not being met
Questions require higher order thinking
The individual affects the results
Opportunity to learn
Moore, D.W., Moore, S.A., Cunningham, P.M., & J.W. Cunningham (2011). Developing readers and writers in the content areas k-12. Boston, Massachusetts: Pearson Education.