Test identification

Name of test Preschool Language Scale - Fourth Edition
Version PLS-5 UK
Subjects Literacy
Summary Measure young children's receptive and expressive language. Includes expanded coverage of language skills with UK norms.

Assessment screening

Authors Irla Lee Zimmerman, PhD, Roberta Evatt Pond, Violette G Steiner
Publisher Pearson Clinical
Test source https://www.pearsonclinical.co.uk/AlliedHealth/PaediatricAssessments/Language-CompositeGeneral/PreschoolLanguageScale-FourthEdition(PLS-4UK)/PreschoolLanguageScale-FourthEdition(PLS-4UK).aspx
Guidelines available? Yes
Norm-referenced scores. Yes
Age range 0-6.5 Years
Key Stage(s) applicable to EY, KS1
UK standardisation sample Yes
Publication date 2009
Re-norming date n/a


Reason for exclusion from shortlist No recent norms available