ERIC Number: EJ489205
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
The Opin Procedure: A Performance-Based Assessment of Reader-Author Proximity.
Denner, Peter R.; Pehrsson, Robert S.
Reading and Writing Quarterly: Overcoming Learning Difficulties, v10 n3 p209-25 Jul-Sep 1994
Presents an alternative performance-based assessment of reading comprehension and readability called the "Opin" procedure, a macroclosure procedure in which sentence endings instead of single words are deleted. Notes that readers' responses are rated on a continuum from low to high proximity with the author's intentions. (RS)
Publication Type: Tests/Questionnaires; Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Mini-Theme: Literacy Assessment: The Eye of the Observer.