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Reading Fluency Assessment Tool – Rainforests

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19 pages (PDF, Word)|This resource is suitable for Grades: 4 - 6

A user-friendly tool for teachers to assess their students’ reading fluency and accuracy, with texts based on a rainforest theme.

This teaching resource includes:

  • teacher instructions
  • a literary text and a factual text about rainforests, modified to suit three levels of student ability
  • an assessment tool for each text, allowing teachers to assess the accuracy, expression, volume, phrasing, intonation and smoothness of each students’ reading.

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NSW Curriculum alignment

Victorian Curriculum alignment

  • VCELY287

    Read different types of texts for specific purposes by combining phonic, semantic, contextual and grammatical knowledge using text processing strategies, including monitoring meaning, skimming, scanni...

  • VCELY318

    Navigate and read imaginative, informative and persuasive texts by interpreting structural features, including tables of content, glossaries, chapters, headings and subheadings and applying appropriat...

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  • Nadine faye Giorla

    im overwhelmed about the huge collection of teaching materials that i can use in my class…thank you very much.

    Comment by Nadine faye Giorla on July 12, 2015 at 1:00 am


  • Stephanie (Teach Starter) Stephanie (Teach Starter)

    You are very welcome, Nadine! Thank you for your comment. It’s great to hear such positive feedback from our customers.
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    Official comment by Stephanie (Teach Starter) on July 16, 2015 at 2:26 pm


  • Kyle Jacobs

    I’d love to see more examples of these. Like one for each week of a term so I can use the data for reports and tracking 🙂

    Comment by Kyle Jacobs on September 4, 2017 at 9:44 am


    • Stephanie (Teach Starter) Stephanie (Teach Starter)

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      Thank you for your suggestion. If you would like to see more reading records like this one created, you can request a resource here:

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      Kind regards,

      Steph

      Official comment by Stephanie (Teach Starter) on September 5, 2017 at 10:36 am


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