Can be administered in person or remotely. Provides actionable data on the most critical phonics skills necessary to become a proficient reader. KeyPhonics enables you to target and maximize your reading instruction for all students.
Why KeyPhonics is the BEST!
Fast: 2 – 5 minutes per student
Easy: Training, Administration, Scoring, Data Usage
Comprehensive: 102 Single and Multisyllabic Phonics Patterns
Two Assessments in One: Screening and Diagnostics
Monitor Progress: Across 102 Phonics Patterns
Grades: One and up
Customizable: Scope and Sequence
Technology Based: Chromebook or iPads
Instant Reporting: Graphs, Tables, Diagrams, Recommendations
Linked to Instruction: at District, Grade, Class, Small Group, Student Levels
Research Based: Reliable and Valid
“We use the data to create instructional focuses for each student and it dramatically affects and changes the way we teach.”
Principal in Western New York
Why do I need KeyPhonics?
KeyPhonics is the fastest, easiest, and most comprehensive phonics assessment on the market today designed for grades 1 and up. Within 2 to 5 minutes per student, you have instant reports on 12 key phonics categories allowing you to quickly and efficiently customize your reading instruction.
KeyPhonics allows you to screen all students and diagnose those who need additional instructional support. KeyPhonics is administered using Chromebooks and iPads saving you time and money by eliminating the need to print materials and hand enter data. KeyPhonics is your solution to testing smarter so you can teach more.
Key Phonics Screener and Diagnostics testing has been configured to run seamlessly on any Chromebook device.
Key Phonics has used its technology to allow a teacher’s Chromebook to connect directly to a students Chromebook by simply entering a secure validation code.
A teacher can conduct the testing from anywhere in the world. This is very crucial in this pandemic time.
To make it simple for school districts to use an iPad in the classroom we have added the ability to connect two iPads directly with simply a scan of a QR Code. Once the QR Code is scanned the teacher’s iPad will instantly control the student iPad so testing can begin
Using connected iPad’s in the classroom makes it less stressful for students to take an online screener test. The student does not need to press any buttons, all the student needs to do is read words aloud.
Instant reports eliminates the guesswork and allow you to customize your instruction to maximize student learning and address the specific needs for all of your students.
If phonics should be taught at the: grade, class, group, or individual student level.
Which phonics skills are mastered, in progress, or not yet learned.
KeyPhonics is the fastest and most efficient screener on the market. Easy to onboard and train via the web.
Key Phonics screening gives instant results after a 2-5 minute testing period.
iPad and Chromebook versions allowing a teacher to administer and control student iPad or Chromebook.
Reliable and valid scores based on 20 years of research by reading based Phd’s.
Key Phonics gives our partners the ability to integrate the application directly into their product offerings.
Two Assessments in One
Screening and Diagnostic Tests measure phonics skills at Tiers I, II, & III. A teacher or reading specialist can give a screener test and diagnostic immediately after. Diagnostic testing allows a reading specialist to direct the phonics testing to a specific skill category.
Both screener and diagnostic testing offer robust reports at the district, school, grade, class and student levels. The reports allow curriculum directors and reading specialist to make educated decisions on the path for a student, group and entire classroom.