PASEC: Distribution of 2nd grade students by average number of words read accurately in one minute. 20+ Words

  • Provider: World Bank
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  • Catalog: Yearly from 2014 to 2014
  • Localized to: English
  • Description:

    Percentage of 2nd grade students who accurately read more than 20 words within one minute. The exercise requires pupils to read isolated, familiar and mostly irregular words to determine which pupils have developed sufficient written language decoding skills to adopt a lexical approach to reading. Pupils have up to five seconds to read each word; This time limit ensures that students are not decoding words through the sub-lexical assembly process. Data were published for this indicator beginning with PASEC 2014. Consult the PASEC website for more detailed information:

  • Dimensions

    • Country
      • Benin
      • Burkina Faso
      • Burundi
      • Cameroon
      • Chad
      • Congo, Rep.
      • Cote d'Ivoire
      • Niger
      • Senegal
      • Togo