About the Measure

Domains Language
Subscales Not examined
Target Construct Oral language: Phonological awareness Literacy: Print and book knowledge.
Description It offers a brief, economical screening tool to help you evaluate a child’s readiness for learning how to read and write. Specifically developed for preschoolers, this respected tool now has been significantly enhanced to deliver even more power and practicality.
Test Authors Grover J. Whitehurst, PhD, Christopher Lonigan
Publisher Pearson (2017)
Psychometry Not evaluated as no UK norms
Implementation Not evaluated as no UK norms

Implementation details

Respondent Not examined
Prior knowledge Required Not examined
Scoring Not examined
Time Not examined
Age 3 years to 5 years and 11 months

Psychometric details

Norm / Criterion referenced Norm referenced
Standardisation sample 223
Reliability Not examined
Criterion validity Not examined
Construct validity Not examined
Concurrent validity Not examined