- Testing Time: 5 minutes
- Norm-referenced: standard scores and percentiles
- Compete KLST-2 kit includes: Examiner's Manual, 50 Profile/Examiner Record Forms, Picture Book, and 3 Picture Cards, all in a sturdy storage box. (1998)
- Qualification Level: A
This individually administered screening test helps you identify children who need further diagnostic testing to determine whether or not they have language deficits that will accelerate academic failure. In five minutes, you'll be able to identify a child who may fail academically because of a language deficit. The KLST-2 is a thorough, quick language screener based on the original KLST (used over 25 years). This revised edition contains updated items and new normative data. You will find this to be a user-friendly screening test that employs a number of psycholinguistically relevant tasks.
Assess the expressive and receptive language competence by screening the child's ability to:
- Demonstrate common preschool knowledge.
- Understand questions.
- Follow commands.
- Repeat sentences.
- Compare and contrast common objects.
- Use spontaneous speech.