BRIGANCE Comprehensive Inventory of Basic Skills II - ELA

The BRIGANCE Comprehensive Inventory of Basic Skills II is a comprehensive assessment for students in grades K-9 and contains over 400 tests for reading/ELA and mathematics. The assessment is aligned with state and national standards and can be used for monitoring progress, providing ongoing assessment, and writing IEPs. The CIBS offers both criterion-referenced and norm-referenced measures.

Content

Topics
Additional Topics,
Comprehension,
Fluency,
Phonemic Awareness,
Phonics,
Vocabulary
Grades
Kindergarten,
1st Grade,
2nd Grade,
3rd Grade,
4th Grade,
5th Grade,
6th Grade,
7th Grade,
8th Grade,
9th Grade
Languages
English
Respondent
Student,
Observer

Administration Information

Length
An estimated duration of each subtest is not provided.
Price

CIBS II Classroom Kit (Includes: CIBS II Reading/ELA Inventory and Math Inventory, 20 record books, durable canvas tote): $339; CIBS II Standardized Kit (Includes: CIBS II Standardized assessments, standardization and validation Manual, 20 standardized record books, durable canvas tote: $339; CIBS II Record Books 100-Pack: $359; CIBS II Standardized record books 100-Pack: $359

Training
Free on demand training videos available.
Qualifications
Not specified.
Group/Individual
Individual
Administration
Paper

Access and Use

Contact

203-848-8435

Open Access
No
Peer-Reviewed Study Citations

Shamir, H., Miner, C., Izzo, A., Pocklington, D., Feehan, K. & Yoder, E. (2018). Preparing Students to Kindergarten Using UPSTART at Home. Journal of Educational Multimedia and Hypermedia, 27(2), 209-230. Waynesville, NC USA: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE). Retrieved December 20, 2018 from https://www.learntechlib.org/primary/p/178522/.

Psychometrics

Scoring
Computer scoring,
Manual scoring
Referencing
Criterion-referenced,
Norm-referenced
Psychometric Citations

French, B., & Glascoe, F. P. (n.d.). BRIGANCE Comprehensive Inventory of Basic Skills II Standardization and Validation Manual. Curriculum Associates LLC. Retrieved from http://www.casamples.com/downloads/11829s.pdf

Breidenbach, D. H. (2009). A Factor Analytic Study of the Internal Structure of the BRIGANCE Comprehensive Inventory of Basic Skills-II. Washington State University. Retrieved from http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/download?doi=10.1.1.632.5991&rep=r…