Online Version Now Available! Test of Word Finding–Third Edition Computer Administered (TWF-3:CA)
Ages: 4-6 through 12-11Testing Time: 20 to 30 minutesAdministration: Individual
The Test of Word Finding, now in its third edition, is a norm-referenced, single-word expressive language test expressly designed to assess children's word-finding ability. It can be used to identify students who have word-finding problems, plan word finding intervention, and measure word finding ability in research studies.
Features of the TWF-3
The Standardized Assessment
The standardized assessment has four naming sections, the results of which are combined to form the overall Word Finding Index:
The standardized assessment has ample evidence of reliability and validity:
The Informal Assessment
Five informal analyses are also provided. Three of these analyses (the Phonemic Cueing Procedure, the Imitation Procedure, and the Substitution Analysis) examine types of word finding errors students make. The remaining informal analyses (the Delayed Response Procedure and the Secondary Characteristics Tally) contribute to interpreting the Word Finding Index.
This title is now an ASHA CEU/PDH activity at Northern Speech Services.
Complete TWF-3 kit includes: Examiner's Manual, Word Finding Assessment Picture Book, Comprehension Check Picture Book, 10 Preprimary Examiner Record Forms, 10 Primary Examiner Record Forms, and 10 Intermediate Examiner Record Forms, all in a sturdy storage box. (©2015)