Test of Phonological Awareness in Spanish (TPAS)

Test of Phonological Awareness in Spanish (TPAS)
  • Ages: 4-0 through 10-11
  • Testing Time: 15 to 30 minutes
  • Administration: Individual
  • Normed (Spanish-speaking population)

This test measures phonological awareness ability in Spanish-speaking children. It can be used to help identify children who may benefit from instructional activities to enhance their phonological abilities and aid reading instruction.

The subtests consist of:

  • Initial Sounds: a second word beginning with the same sound as target word
  • Final Sounds: a second word ending with the same sound as target word
  • Rhyming Words: a second word rhyming or sounding like the target word
  • Deletions: leaving out a syllable or sound at the beginning, middle, or end of the word.

Provides subset-scaled scores and a composite ability score.

Kit includes: Examiner's Manual and 25 Examiner Record Booklets, in a sturdy storage box.