Free Editable Reading Assessments The Easy Way
Earlier this year I blogged about the awesome website Readworks. I still love it! I meant to follow up with a post about how to create customize-able assessments, but somehow never did. I am so sorry! Things got real hectic around that time!
So…anyhow…on with the good stuff. When you get to the passages ( see my previous post for visual directions) you will see page that looks like this:
Simply choose the skill and Lexile level you are looking for. I wanted to practice fact and opinion so I selected this passage.
To make an editable assessment I clicked here.
A screen that looked like this popped up.
This is what the assessment that Readworks
created looks like. But let’s just say I don’t like all the questions. I want to change them. It is simple! I clicked on the Word option.
Then the assessment opens up in MS Word and I can edit it! Here is an example:
Please note that although the *questions* are editable, the passages are not. Whomp whomp. However, in some ways this is good because you know it stays true to the listed Lexile level!
I hope this little tip helps!
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