the students at grade 8 showed basic proficiency, which entailed reproducing detail or the authora#39;s main thought ... of fourth, eighth, and twelfth graders, also conducted in 1988, focused on two aspects of reading comprehension: the ability to ... the ability to examine that meaning by extending elaborating and critically judging the information contained in a passage. ... Several open-ended questions required students to extend the meaning they initially developed from the text a foranbsp;...
|Title||:||Accelerating academic achievement|
|Author||:||Ina V. S. Mullis, Eugene H. Owen, Gary W. Phillips, Educational Testing Service|
|Publisher||:||Natl Assessment of Educational - 1990-09|