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DRA Developmental Reading Assessment | Third Edition

(DRA3)

Developmental Reading Assessment Third Edition (DRA) offers educators the tools they need to observe and document student reading abilities and helps inform instructional practice.

Publication date:

2019

Administration:

Paper-and-pencil or Online

Age range:

Grades K–8

Scoring Options:

Manual, Online

Pricing & Ordering

 

Receive a 10 percent discount on your new kit when you preorder the DRA3.

* Pre-publication pricing is noted below. No additional discounts available.

 

 

  • DRA-3 1-year license per student

    A102001600024

    As a new kit purchaser, you can obtain 30 free student licenses to the DRA3 digital version, our web based administration and scoring platform for the DRA3. License term is within the current school year (Aug 1 - Jul 31). For example, if purchased in Oct, free access for 30 students is provided until the end of that current school year on Jul 31).

    Pricing and Qualification

    Price: $1.80

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  • DRA3 Kit Grades K-3

    A102001600001

    Includes Benchmark Assessment Books, K-3 Teacher Guide, Word Analysis Teacher Guide, Progress Monitoring Teacher Guide, Blackline Masters Book, Word Analysis Student Assessment Book, Routine Cards, Level Estimator, Direction Card, student folders, hanging files

    Pricing and Qualification

    Price: $382.50

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  • DRA3 Benchmark Package Grades K-1

    A102001600003

    Replacement Assessment Book set for DRA levels A-16

    Pricing and Qualification

    Price: $231.00

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  • DRA3 Benchmark Package Grades 2-4

    A102001600004

    Replacement Assessment Book set for DRA levels 18-40

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    Price: $176.00

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  • DRA3 Routine Cards Grades 1-6

    A102001600005

    Pricing and Qualification

    Price: $38.00

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  • DRA3 Benchmark Teacher Guide Grades K-3

    A102001600006

    Pricing and Qualification

    Price: $45.00

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  • DRA3 Word Analysis Teacher Guide

    A102001600007

    Pricing and Qualification

    Price: $45.00

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  • DRA3 Progress Monitoring Teacher Guide

    A102001600008

    Pricing and Qualification

    Price: $45.00

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  • DRA3 Laminated Level Estimator Word List

    A102001600010

    Pricing and Qualification

    Price: $12.50

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  • DRA3 Blackline Masters Book Grades K-3

    A102001600011

    Pricing and Qualification

    Price: $58.00

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  • DRA3 Student Folder Grades K-3

    A102001600012

    Pkg. of 30

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    Price: $18.00

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  • DRA3 Directions Card Grades K-3

    A102001600013

    Record of Oral Reading Guidelines and Assessment Procedures overview

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    Price: $5.00

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  • DRA3 Hanging Files Grades K-3

    A102001600015

    Pkg. of 74

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    Price: $60.00

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  • DRA3 Word Analysis Student Assessment Book

    A102001600014

    Pricing and Qualification

    Price: $41.00

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  • DRA3 Kit Grades 4-8

    A102001600016

    Includes Benchmark Assessment Books, 4-8 Teacher Guide, Word Analysis Teacher Guide, Progress Monitoring Teacher Guide, Blackline Masters Book, Word Analysis Student Assessment Book, Routine Cards, Level Estimator, Direction Card, student folders, hanging files

    Pricing and Qualification

    Price: $315.00

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  • DRA3 Benchmark Teacher Guide Grades 4-8

    A102001600019

    Pricing and Qualification

    Price: $45.00

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  • DRA3 Benchmark Package Grades 4-8

    A102001600018

    Replacement Assessment Book set for DRA levels 40-80 and Intermediate Bridge levels 20-38

    Pricing and Qualification

    Price: $176.00

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  • DRA3 Hanging Files Grades 4-8

    A102001600021

    Pkg. of 32

    Pricing and Qualification

    Price: $45.00

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  • DRA3 Directions Card Grades 4-8

    A102001600020

    Record of Oral Reading Guidelines and Assessment Procedures overview

    Pricing and Qualification

    Price: $5.00

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  • DRA3 Student Folder Grades 4-8

    A102001600023

    Pkg. of 30

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    Price: $18.00

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  • DRA3 Blackline Masters Book Grades 4-8

    A102001600022

    Pricing and Qualification

    Price: $58.00

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Product Details

DRA3 combines decades of teacher acumen with Pearson’s test development strength to provide the premier assessment of good reading behaviors in the classroom.

Benefits

  • Determine each student's independent or instructional reading level with an evaluation of three components of reading: reading engagement, oral reading fluency, and comprehension.
  • Quickly determine students’ instructional needs to create a plan documenting what each student needs to learn next.
  • Observe how struggling and emerging readers attend to and work with various components of spoken and written words to obtain in-depth information for an individual student.

Features

The specific tasks and prompts used at different levels of DRA3 assessment are developmentally appropriate for the student's current stage in the process of learning to read.

  • The addition of nonfiction at each level.
  • New word list screener to help estimate the best starting levels for younger students or new students entering a school or district.
  • Redesigned Teacher Observation Guides (record forms) to facilitate easier recording, and efficient assigning of scores.
  • Reorganized Teacher Guides ensuring important administration procedures, decision points, and other information are all easier to find, understand, and implemented with fidelity.
  • Updated comprehension scoring criteria.
  • Reading Engagement as an optional component of Benchmark Assessment.

Resources

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