About the Measure

Domains Language
Subscales Not examined
Target Construct Oral language: Receptive language skills, sentence imitations and morphological completion.
Description The purpose is to assess children’s language skills. It is appropriate for a wide range of children included in the normative sample. However, TOLD-P3 is not appropriate for deaf or non-English speakers.
Test Authors Newcomer & Hammill, 1997
Publisher PRO-ED (2008)
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 4 years to 8 years

Psychometric details

Norm / Criterion referenced Norm referenced
Standardisation sample 1996 1000 pupils, new version on USA 'representative sample
Reliability Not examined
Criterion validity Not examined
Construct validity Not examined
Concurrent validity Not examined