The Word Meaning Test (WMT) is an assessment of expressive vocabulary. It is an oral test that you will give to your learners individually. Scores are given as Grade Equivalents (GE).
The teacher started with Level 4
Rosalind Davison and Kelly Bruce
National Institute for Literacy, Washington, DC. (2002)
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The WMT is an individually-administered oral test of expressive vocabulary.
The reliability of the Davidson-Bruce WMT has not been assessed beyond its correlation of .91 with the DAR Word Meaning subtest, a level that was computed from paired administrations of both tests to 75 adults.