PASEC: Distribution of 2nd grade students by average number of words read accurately in one minute. 1 to 5 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 1 to 5 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