TELL provides highly efficient, consistent, and objective scoring on 4 foundational skills: reading, writing, listening, and speaking, as well as various subskills. The subskills assessed vary by grade level.
4 Subskills: vocabulary, grammar, pronunciation, and fluency
7 Subskills: vocabulary, grammar, pronunciation, fluency, reading rate, pre-literacy, and reading comprehension
6 Subskills: vocabulary, grammar, pronunciation, fluency, reading rate, and expressiveness
|Grade Band||Score Scale|
TELL scores are reported on consecutive scales, with overall, domain scores, and subskill scores all reported on the same scale corresponding with the grade band.
All grade bands have 5 proficiency levels.