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Download a Reading Record for each Key Links title:

Magenta: Reading Record
Red: Reading Record
Yellow: Reading Record
Blue: Reading Record


Jill Eggleton believes . . .
Assessment needs to be ongoing, reliable, valid and appropriate to the level of students. It needs to be a TOOL not a TASK.
Evaluation is based on careful and thoughtful assessment. It should be ongoing, objective, accurate, valid and reliable.’

In the Key Links Teachers’ Tool Boxes Jill provides a range of practical suggestions for:

  • Diagnostic Assessment
  • Formative Assessment
  • Summative Assessment.

Benchmark resources are provided as part of each Teacher’s Tool Box.

  • Magenta: Pre-Check Benchmark Book and Post-Check Benchmark Book
  • Red: Post-Check Benchmark Book and Post-Check Nonfiction Card
  • Yellow: Post-Check Benchmark Book and Post-Check Nonfiction Card

In The Teachers’ Tool Box there are blackline masters for each Benchmark Book to do a:

  • Reading Record
  • Comprehension Check
  • Fluency Check.
Magenta Samples
Sample pages from Magenta Teachers’ Tool Box

At each Key Links level, there are also a range of blackline masters for ADDITIONAL CHECKS including:

  • High-frequency Word Check
  • Phonic Knowledge Check
  • Phonemic Awareness Check
  • Word Power Check
  • Word Knowledge Check.