Verbal reasoning

Subtest Level Recommendations

Verbal reasoning

Very low (Accuracy SAS <75)

Check: Check non-verbal reasoning score to see if ability is generally low, or if only verbal reasoning is affected.

Action: Aspects of learning that depend more on verbal skills (e.g. English) may suffer, so careful monitoring of progress in these areas is recommended. For information on using computers to develop reading and writing skills, see pages 62- 63 of the LASS 8-11 manual.

Below average (Accuracy SAS 76-87)

Check: Check non-verbal reasoning score to see if ability is generally below average, or if only verbal reasoning is affected.

Action: Aspects of learning that depend more on verbal skills (e.g. English) may suffer, so careful monitoring of progress in these areas is recommended. For information on using computers to develop reading and writing skills, see pages 62- 63 of the LASS 8-11 manual.

Slightly below average (Accuracy SAS 88-94)

Check: Check non-verbal reasoning score to see if ability is generally below average, or if only verbal reasoning is affected.

Action: Aspects of learning that depend more on verbal skills (e.g. English) may suffer, so careful monitoring of progress in these areas is recommended. For information on using computers to develop reading and writing skills, see pages 62- 63 of the LASS 8-11 manual.