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How do you calculate the grade levels for your passages?

Assuming that you're asking about how we calculate the grade level for our reading passages as we are developing the measures, here 
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February 7th, 2019 ... [ , , , ]

Am I able to determine my student’s lexile level using your assessments?

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, the organization that markets and supports the District version of easyCBM has a contract with 
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August 22nd, 2018 ... [ , , , ]

Can EasyCBM generate a Lexile score?

Neither the easyCBM Lite or Deluxe versions can generate a Lexile score. Our District partners at Riverside, however, have paid 
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June 18th, 2018 ... [ , , , ]

When were the reading stories written and when will they be updated?

Some of the MCRC and PRF stories included in the easyCBM system were written in 2006 (grades 3-4), others between 
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May 31st, 2018 ... [ , , ]

Is there a shorter version of the reading comprehension test?

The Deluxe and District Editions include a second type of reading comprehension measure: CCSS Reading. The CCSS Reading passages are quite 
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March 1st, 2018 ... [ , , , ]

Is the Lite version aligned to Common Core English Language Arts and Mathematics?

The easyCBM English Language Arts measures are based on the National Reading Panel’s Big Five areas of reading. The Lite 
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February 20th, 2018 ... [ , , , , ]

How were the easyCBM word reading fluency measures developed?

To design alternate forms of the Word Reading Fluency measure, we gathered information about the difficulty of specific words during 
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February 13th, 2018 ... [ , ]

How come I don’t see benchmark percentiles for reading but I do for math?

For benchmark percentiles in reading all measures of a test type are just alternate forms of the same structure, meaning 
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November 9th, 2017 ... [ , , , , , ]

About easyCBM Reading Fluency Norms

I think it’s important to start with clarifying that we recommend using the easyCBM norms, rather than the Hasbrouck and 
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October 25th, 2017 ... [ , , ]

Individually Administered Reading Measures

The timed individually administered reading measures are given offline then the results entered into the system. The students read a 
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