Reading Comprehension Assessment (RCA)
Reading skills are crucial for modern day living, academic proficiency and skill development. Reading comprehension allows students to understand, comprehend, analyze and internalize text. Reading with speed helps in faster acquisition of knowledge, enhances creativity and imagination. The Middle Stage RCA includes advanced reading skills: chunking; identification of themes; observation / interpretation skills, deconstruction; thinking skills; analysis etc.
The RCA for the Middle Stage will provide a wide range of age and class appropriate reading material, carefully selected from a very large repository of resources complied over the years by practicing field personnel and experts. Assessment parameters and rubrics are provided for fair and objective evaluation