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DIBELS 8 & Lectura

DIBELS 8 and Lectura are district assessments that help to monitor the development of early literacy skills. These assessments are also used to meet the Colorado READ Act requirements. Students will take DIBELS 8 as an English assessment given from kindergarten through third grade. Similarly, Lectura is a Spanish assessment that is used in Jeffco’s Dual Language schools only from kindergarten through third grade. Both assessments can be used as needed for students in grades four through six. 

Grades: K-3

Length of assessment: 5-10 minutes

Required by: District and state

DIBELS 8 & Lectura Alternatives

If a student cannot successfully access and engage with DIBELS 8 or Lectura , alternative assessments will be available.

DIBELS 8 Assessment Resources

Lectura Assessment Resources

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Assessments and Research

Phone: 303-982-6565