ERIC Number: ED069718
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
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The Balthazar Scales of Adaptive Behavior. Measures of Program Development for the Severely and Profoundly Mentally Retarded. Section 1. Skills of Functional Independence. Part Three: Program Scoring Form.
Balthazar, Earl E.
The scoring form for functional independence skills for the mentally retarded includes a section for recording subjects' demographic characteristics as well as tests used, date administered, and raw score. Other sections provide for a brief description of the program being used, an item scoring sheet for the Eating Scales (dependent feeding, finger foods, spoon and fork usage, and drinking), an eating checklist (self-service, assistive devices, type of food, positioning, rate of eating, advanced utensil usage, and supervision), Dressing Scales (male and female article/activity, for example, putting on shoes), and Toileting Scales (a toileting questionnaire record sheet and a night-time supplementary toileting sheet). (JS)
Descriptors: Behavior Rating Scales, Demography, Handicapped Children, Institutionalized Persons, Measurement Instruments, Mental Retardation, Program Development, Records (Forms), Scoring, Self Care Skills, Tests, Worksheets
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