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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 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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Would 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 version of the program. They can be found for grades 2-8 
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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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Does easyCBM have RAN or Rapid Automatized Naming Tests?

RAN or Rapid Automatized Naming is the ability to quickly name aloud a series of familiar items. The district version 
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January 14th, 2020 ... [ , , ]

Can you describe the grade 3-4 reading measures offered on Deluxe easyCBM?

Both Grade 3 and Grade 4 Benchmark reading measures include: Passage Reading Fluency (PRF). This is a measure of students' oral 
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November 4th, 2019 ... [ ]

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 ... [ , , , ]

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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