Free Dyslexia Assessment - Part 2

Phonemic Awareness Assessment

Phonemic awareness includes not only awareness of the phonemic structure of words but also awareness of the syllabic structure of words and rhyme.

Syllable Deletion:
1. What is "rainbow" without "rain"?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
2. What is "goldfish" without "fish"?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
Phoneme Isolation:
3. What is the first sound in the word "van"?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
4. What is the first sound in the word "mat"?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
5. What is the final or ending sound in the word "dog"?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
6. What is the final or ending sound in the word "band"?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
7. What is the middle vowel sound you hear in the word "fat"?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
8. What is the middle vowel sound you hear in the word "bun"?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
Phoneme Identification:
9. What sound is the same in these words: fix, fall, fun?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
10. What sound is the same in these words: gas, gone, gift?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
11. What sound is the same in these words: hat, kit, spot?
Correct______(yes/no)
12. What sound is the same in these words: mop, tap, cup?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
Phoneme Categorization:
13. Which word doesn't belong with the others: cat, mat, bat, ran?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
14. Which word doesn't belong with the others: red, bed, ten, head?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
Phoneme Blending:
(Say each phoneme/sound in isolation. The forward slashes mean to pronounce the sound of that letter.)
15. What word is /n/ /o/ /t/?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
16. What word is /m/ /a/ /d/?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
17. What word is /s/ /l/ /e/ /d/?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
Phoneme Segmentation:
18. How many sounds do you hear in "den"?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
19. How many sounds do you hear in "rob"?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
20. How many sounds do you hear in "grab"?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
Phoneme Deletion:
21. What is "cat" without /k/?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
22. What is "jet" without /j/?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
23. What is "smile" without /s/?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
24. What is "glad" without /g/?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
25. What is "clap" without /p/?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
Phoneme Manipulation:
(The forward slashes mean to pronounce the sound of that letter.)
26. What word would you have if you changed the /t/ in "hat" to /m/?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
27. What word would you have if you changed the /m/ in "jam" to /b/?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
28. What word would you have if you changed the /b/ in "bag" to /r/?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
29. What word would you have if you changed the /d/ in "dot" to /p/?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
30. What word would you have if you changed the /e/ in "net" to /o/?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________
31. What word would you have if you changed the /a/ in "slap" to /i/?
Correct______(yes/no)
if no, response given___________________