HMH Reading Inventory®

Ensure effective instruction with quick access to performance data
Grades K–12 Literacy Curriculum
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Balancing the demands of today’s academic standards with the developmental readiness of each student is at the heart of effective teaching. Reading Inventory helps teachers strike this balance by providing a low-stress, adaptive assessment tool that provides student, school, and district-wide data.

Reading Inventory provides teachers with the data they need to create, implement, and adjust personalized instruction. Reading Inventory’s adaptive software gives teachers a research-based growth assessment for K–12 and places instructional planning and personalization recommendations at their fingertips.

More data in less time with adaptive software
College- and career- readiness aligned text bank
Accurate forecasting that enables differentiated instruction
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Ensuring College- and Career- Readiness

Based on leading research and designed to align with current standards, Reading Inventory gives teachers quantifiable data for forecasting student trajectories. Teachers can easily and effectively differentiate reading instruction to ensure college- and career- readiness for every student.

Lexile Framework
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Leveraging the Lexile Framework, Reading Inventory provides accurate forecasting

Lexile® Framework
The framework is a scientifically proven tool for simultaneously measuring reading ability and text difficulty.

The assessment increases text complexity as achievement is demonstrated, providing a reliable measure of proficiency and forecastable growth.

Rich Data
Teachers are given a comprehensive set of performance data that allows them to set achievable goals for each student.

Assessment Features
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Foundational Reading Assessment

Designed for Grades K–2, this assessment measures phonological awareness, letter-word recognition, and word-attack skills in a low-pressure, developmentally appropriate manner.

Reading Comprehension Assessment

Designed for Grades K–12, this assessment measures vocabulary and comprehension proficiency with texts students will encounter both in and out of school.

Student Experience

Low stress, developmentally appropriate assessment tools put the power to succeed in the hands of every learner by allowing educators to accurately assess current proficiency and track possible reading intervention needs.

Teacher Experience

Smart data provide teachers the ability to accurately and efficiently assess readiness, predict growth, and intervene as needed. Through one central location, teachers now have the power to instantly assess current skill levels while forecasting proficiency trajectories.

Support for Leaders

District leaders are provided with real-time, high-level data to develop and implement district-wide resource allocation and intervention strategies to ensure learners in every school have access to instruction they need.

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Research & Results

Research-based assessment yielding proven results
Downloadable Reports
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