About the Measure

Domains Meta-cognition
Key stages Key Stage 4, Key Stage 5
Subscales Awareness; Cognitive Strategy; Planning; Self-Checking
Description Brief scale designed to be used alongside an assessment/learning task
Example I was aware of my own thinking.
Link http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1080/00220671.1996.9941208?needAccess=true

Implementation details

No. of items 20
Format Likert
Respondent Self
Scoring Standardised
Time 0
Age 14-18
Cost single purchase Available in jou
Cost per child Available in jou

Psychometric details

UK norms No
Cronbach's α 0.71-0.8
Test retest Not reported
Inter-rater reliability Not reported
EFA PCA with varimax
CFA Not reported
Criterion validity Not reported
Construct validity Academic achievement, r=..15-.18
Concurrent validity Not reported
Predictive validity Not reported
Responsiveness Not reported
Floor/Ceiling Not reported
References O'Neil, H. F., & Abedi, J. (1996). Reliability and validity of a state metacognitive inventory: Potential for alternative assessment. The Journal of Educational Research, 89, 234-245. doi: 10.1080/00220671.1996.9941208