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Can you define an inferential question vs. an evaluative question?

Inferential comprehension asks students to use information from the text to make inferences "best guesses" about what a character might 
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November 8th, 2021 ... [ ]

Why is there not a retell after the one minute reading fluency?

In terms of the "read / retell" measures offered by some other test developers, we considered offering those as part 
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October 4th, 2021 ... [ , ]

What Happened to the CCSS Tests?

In 2021, researchers at the University of Oregon completed a major study of the alignment between the easyCBM measures and 
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July 20th, 2021 ... [ , , , ]

How do I manually administer and enter a progress monitored timed test?

One-minute timed reading tests have to be entered manually and you have an option to enter the student responses or 
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March 9th, 2021 ... [ , , ]

Does easyCBM have Maze Reading measures?

easyCBM does not have Maze Reading measures. "Maze" measures are passages with words missing (either at random, or on a 
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December 10th, 2020 ... [ ]

I have read aloud accommodations for a student, is there an option for the assessments to be read aloud?

If the student has read aloud as an allowable accommodation, then the teacher (or assistant) can read the comprehension and 
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December 10th, 2020 ... [ , , ]

Timing of Tests

The timing of the easyCBM progress monitoring tests is left up to the teacher, it’s just important to be consistent. 
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November 13th, 2020 ... [ , , , ]

Will easyCBM ever separate fiction vs. non-fiction reading assessments?

With the addition of the Deluxe version of easyCBM, we added a whole array of nonfiction reading to our system. 
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November 4th, 2020 ... [ , ]

Where do I find the Vocabulary measures?

The Vocabulary measures are found in the easyCBM Deluxe and District versions of the program. They can be found for 
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October 21st, 2020 ... [ , , ]

Administering letter sounds, do students need to say the short and/or long vowel sound(s)?

You can actually make the call. What you decide should be consistent with your instruction. To be most valid, the 
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January 14th, 2020 ... [ , ]