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Developmental Tasks for Kindergarten Readiness - II (DTKR-II)

Developmental Tasks for Kindergarten Readiness - II (DTKR-II)

Assessment of Prekindergarten Children to Determine Kindergarten Readiness

Walter J. Lesiak and Judi Lucas Lesiak

 

· Ages: 4-6 through 6-2 Years

· Testing Time: 20 to 30 minutes

· Administration: Individual

 

The Developmental Tasks for Kindergarten Readiness-II (DTKR-II) provides objective data on a child’s skills and abilities as they relate to successful performance in kindergarten. It is used for both screening and diagnostic-prescriptive purposes. The results can be used by school personnel to plan remedial instructional programs and/or to make adjustments in the kindergarten curriculum when the child enters school. Raw scores are converted to standard scores. A composite quotient and factor scores are also available. The DTKR-II is a restandardised, updated version of the DTKR. New to the second edition are scaled scores (mean of 10, standard deviation of 3) for subtests and three factors, and a composite score with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 15. The DTKR-II was normed on 2,521 prekindergarten children (1,273 males and 1,248 females). Reliability was determined using internal consistency, interrater agreement, and test-retest reliability. Test-retest reliability ranges from .82 to .97. The composite score reliability is .93. Predictive validity data are available in the manual. The DTKR-II can be individually administered in about 20 to 30 minutes.

 

COMPLETE DTKR-II KIT INCLUDES: Test Manual, Materials Book (cards), and 25 Test Booklets. (1994)

 

8335...DTKR-II Complete Kit      
8336...DTKR-II Test Manual
8337...DTKR-II Materials Book
8338...DTKR-II Test Booklets (25)
 
 
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