Informal Reading Assessment

Devised by Yvonne Divans-Hutchinson

Respond to the teacher's questions about the items below.

A. Cat

B.The cat has a black tail.

C. The fog comes
on little cat feet.
It sits looking
over harbor and city
on silent haunches
and then moves on.

-"Fog" by Carl Sandburg


An active reader understands what the text means as well as what it says.