PALS (Phonological Awareness Language Screening)PALS is used in 99% of school systems in the state. PALS provides a comprehensive assessment of young children’s knowledge of the important literacy fundamentals that are predictive of future reading success. This assessment is used in grades K-2.What is your child asked to do during this assessment?
SCORES AND EXPECTATIONSStudents’ scores on specific tasks are added together to create a summed score. This summed score is compared against a benchmark that represents minimum expectations for fall and for spring. If a student’s summed score is below the benchmark, that student should receive instruction that is in addition to the regular classroom literacy instruction.Information retrieved from: https://pals.virginia.edu
Last Modified on September 21, 2013