FAST Curriculum-Based Measurement for Reading (CBMreading)

CBMreading (Curriculum-Based Measurement for Reading) is an assessment that can be used for screening and monitoring the progress of students in grades 1-12. CBMreading is an index of word reading efficiency, and can be administered in one minute per assessment. The test can be used up to five times per year to screen students and is available in both English and Spanish.

Content

Topics
Fluency,
Phonics,
Risk Indicator,
Vocabulary
Grades
Kindergarten,
1st Grade,
2nd Grade,
3rd Grade,
4th Grade,
5th Grade,
6th Grade,
7th Grade,
8th Grade,
9th Grade,
10th Grade,
11th Grade,
12th Grade
Languages
English,
Spanish
Respondent
Observer

Administration Information

Length
1 minute
Price

$7.50 per student for all FastBridge assessments

Training
Online and on-site training available
Qualifications
Not specified
Group/Individual
Individual
Administration
Computer
National Sample
Yes

Access and Use

Contact

612-254-2534

Psychometrics

Scoring
Computer scoring
Referencing
Criterion-referenced,
Norm-referenced
Open Access
No
Used in Peer-Reviewed Research
Yes
Psychometric Citations

Theodore J. Christ and Colleagues, LLC. (2015). Formative Assessment System for Teachers (FAST) Abbreviated Technical Manual for Iowa: Version 2.0, 2015-2016. Minneapolis, MN: FastBridge Learning. Retrieved from https://www.centralriversaea.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/E_FAST-Tech… Fastbridge Research Foundations. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.fastbridge.org/research/#1496874374336-509ed992-daf3