Ekwall / Shanker Reading Inventory — 5th Edition (ESRI-5)

The fifth edition of the Ekwall/Shanker Reading Inventory (ESRI) updates and reorganizes this highly successful informal reading inventory. The ESRI provides an expanded battery of 39 diagnostic tests in 11 different areas that enable the teacher-candidate, classroom teacher, special education teacher, or reading specialist to assess the full range of students' reading abilities.

Content

Topics
Reading
Skills
Reading Comprehension, Language Comprehension, Decoding, Cipher Knowledge, Phoneme Awareness, Letter Knowledge, Concepts About Print, Phonological Awareness
Grades
1st Grade,
2nd Grade,
3rd Grade
Languages
English

Administration Information

Length
Varies (20 - 30 minutes or more depending on assessment given)
Price

$62.99

Training
Not specified
Qualifications
Not indicated
Group/Individual
Individual
Administration
Paper

Access and Use

Contact

617-848-6000

Open Access
No
Peer-Reviewed Study Citations

Akyol, H., Çakiroglu, A., & Kuruyer, H. G. (2014). A Study on the Development of Reading Skills of the Students Having Difficulty in Reading: Enrichment Reading Program. International Electronic Journal of Elementary Education, 6(2), 199–212. https://eric.ed.gov/?id=EJ1053627

Özsoy, G., Kuruyer, H. G., & Çakiroglu, A. (2015). Evaluation of Students’ Mathematical Problem Solving Skills in Relation to Their Reading Levels. International Electronic Journal of Elementary Education, 8(1), 113–132. https://eric.ed.gov/?id=EJ1078853

McCabe, P. P., & And Others. (1991). The Consistency of Reading Disabled Students’ Instructional Levels as Determined by the Metropolitan Achievement Test and the Ekwall Informal Reading Inventory. Reading Research and Instruction, 30(3), 53–62. http://web.a.ebscohost.com.revproxy.brown.edu/ehost/detail/detail?vid=0… 

Psychometrics

Scoring
Manual scoring
Referencing
Criterion-referenced