Test identification

Name of test Feifer Assessment of Reading Screening Form
Version FAR, FAR SF
Previous version(s) FAR, FAR SF
Subjects Literacy
Summary Derived from the FAR, the FAR Screening Form is designed to identify children at risk for developmental dyslexia and measure the underlying processes of reading.

Assessment screening

Subscales Three subtests: one from the Phonological Index (Phonemic Awareness), one from the Fluency Index (Rapid Automatic Naming), and one from the Comprehension Index (Semantic Concepts).
Authors S.G. Feifer and R. Gerdhardstein Nader
Publisher PAR
Test source https://www.parinc.com/Products/Pkey/4525
Guidelines available? Yes
Norm-referenced scores. Yes
Age range 4-21 Years
Key Stage(s) applicable to EY, KS1, KS2, KS3, KS4, KS5
UK standardisation sample No
Publication date 2016
Re-norming date n/a


Reason for exclusion from shortlist No UK standardisation available