Low SES interest ratings of each of the eight passage types were compared, both in the test and in the non-test situation. ... The realistic fiction passages were rated more interesting by the low SES group than the high SES group, .52 vs. .38 in the non-test situation and ... Of course, it must be remembered that it is difficult to make any strong inferences from these data in that the analysis was descriptive.
|Title||:||The Effects of Two Levels of Passage Interest and Test Item/program Mismatch on Reading Comprehension Scores of Fifth and Sixth Grade Students in Remedial Reading Programs|
|Author||:||Martin Nathan Nemko|