Test of Kindergarten/First Grade Readiness Skills (TKFGRS)

The TKFGRS is a standardised test to evaluate a young child's basic skills in reading, spelling, and arithmetic. The areas involved in determining a child's abilities and readiness for kindergarten and Year 1 include letter identification, phonetic and word identification, story comprehension, written computation, general number identification, number sequence, time identification, and verbal word problems.

Content

Topics
Reading
Skills
Reading Comprehension, Decoding, Letter Knowledge
Grades
Kindergarten,
1st Grade
Languages
English

Administration Information

Length
20 minutes
Price

$70 for complete kit (Manual, 25 record booklets, and 8 cards).

Training
Not specified
Qualifications
Qualification level: B (Specialist Teacher)
Group/Individual
Individual
Administration
Paper

Access and Use

Contact

800-523-5775

Open Access
No
Peer-Reviewed Study Citations

Collins, C. (1979). Criterion-Referenced Prereading Skills Test to Predict First Grade Reading Readiness and Achievement. Reading Improvement, 16(3), 182–189. https://eric.ed.gov/?q=Criterion-Referenced+Prereading+Skills+Test+to+P…

Psychometrics

Scoring
Manual scoring
Referencing
Norm-referenced