The Nonsense Word Test
Analyze the mispronounced words, looking for patterns that might provide information about the student’s decoding strengths and weaknesses. Nonsense words have an important place in learning to master reading. They help the teacher know for certain that her students are using their skills to read words, not just memorizing.
Record the #
Added or Omitted
Mark only if they do not try the word.
Record which phonemes they add or delete from what should be there.
A. Short Vowels
B. Digraphs Blends
C. Long Vowels
D. Other Vowels
E. Multi-Syllable Words
23. race dan
24. tact der
25. jes dez
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