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Woodcock-Johnson III (WJ-III) - Cognitive - SUPERSEDED

Year: 

2001

Description: 

The most recent version of this test is Woodcock-Johnson IV – Tests of Cognitive Abilities (WJ-IV-COG).

The Woodcock-Johnson III (WJ-III) is a measure composed of the Woodcock-Johnson III Tests of Cognitive Abilities (WJ III COG), and the Woodcock-Johnson III Tests of Achievement (WJ III ACH). It provides a comprehensive set of individually administered, norm-referenced tests for measuring intellectual abilities and academic achievements.

Please note these related products: 1)  Woodcock-Johnson III (WJ III) Diagnostic Supplement to the Tests of Cognitive Abilities 2)  Woodcock-Johnson-III Normative Update (WJ-III-NU) and accompanying software 3) Woodcock Interpretation and Instructional Interventions Program (WIIIP) and accompanying software.

Age Range: 

Both Children and Adults

Administration: 

Individual

Inventory: 

1 Complete Kit - Cognitive Abilities Test

  • WJ III Compuscore and Profiles Program (CD ROM and Floppy Disks)
  • 1 Technical Manual (1 copy, original): used between kits – ask PRC staff if you require this manual
  • 1 WJ III Tests of Cognitive Abilities: Examiner's Manual: Standard and extended batteries (1 copy, original)
  • 1 Examiner Training Workbook (2 copies: 1 original, 1 copy)
  • 1 Standard Test Book - Tests 1-10 - Form B
  • 1 Extended Test Book - Tests 11-20- Form B
  • 1 Audio CD (cassette tape with Master folder)
  • 1 set of Scoring Guides in envelope
    • Test 6 Visual Matching 2 (1 key)
    • Test 16 Decision Speed (4 keys)
    • Test 20 Pair Cancellation (1 key)
  • 25 Test Record Booklets - Standard and Extended Batteries - @ $5.00
  • 25 Subject Response Booklets - Extended Battery @ $5.00
  • 5 Brief Intelectual Ability Test Record Form @ $ 2.50

Location: 

Test Kit located in 158 A

Notes: 

1) Scoring software installed on laptop, see PRC staff for assistance - WJ III Compuscore and Profiles Program & See entry 6) CD below.

2) Flanagan, D.P., Oritz, S.O., Alfonso, V.C. & Mascolo, J.T. (2006). The achievement test desk reference: A guide to learning disability identification. New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (LB 3060.3 A28 2006; p. 167-177)

3) Gumbiner, J (2003). Adolescent assessment. New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (BF 724.25 G86 2003; p. 211-218)

4) Mather, N., Wendling, B. J. & Woodcock, R. W. (2001). Essentials of WJ-III tests of achievement assessment. New York: John Wiley & Sons. (LB 1131.75 W66 M37 2001)

5) Mather, N. & Jaffe, L.E. (2002). Woodcock-Johnson III: Reports, recommendations and strategies. New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (LB 1131.75 W66 2002)

6) Naglieri, J. A., Goldstein S. (2009). Assessing Intelligence and Achievement. New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (BF 431 P675 2009)

7) Online links to bulletins are available at Nelson. We have included hard copies of the bulletins with the tests.

8) Sattler, J.M. (2001). Assessment of children: Cognitive applications (4th ed.). California: Jerome M. Sattler, Publisher, Inc. (BF 432 C48 S28 2001; p. 572, 585)

9) Schrank, F. A., Flanagan, D. P., Woodcock, R. W. & Mascolo, J. T. (2002). Essentials of WJ-III Cognitive Abilities Assessment. New York: John Wiley & Sons. (BF 432.5 W66 E88 2002)

  • Assessment Service Bulletin (ASB)

#1 - Comparative Features of the WJ III Tests of Cognitive Abilities and the Wechsler Intelligence Scales # ASB

#2 - WJ III Technical Abstract # ASB

#3 - Use of the WJ III Discrepancy Procedures for Learning Disabilities Identification and Diagnosis # ASB

#4 - Calculating Ability/Achievement Discrepancies between the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children-Third Edition and the Woodcock-Johnson III Tests of Achievement # ASB

#5 - Calculating Discrepancies Between the WJ III GIA-Std Score and Selected WJ III Tests of Cognitive Abilities Clusters # ASB

#6 - Specification of the Cognitive Processes Involved in Performance on the Woodcock-Johnson III # ASB

#7 - Educational Interventions Related to the WJ III Tests of Achievement # ASB

#8 - WJ III (2000) Norms and WJ III NU Normative Update Norms - Score Differences - What the User Can Expect, and Why

10) Flanagan, D.P. & Harrison, P.L. (Eds.) (2012). Contemporary intellectual assessment: Theories, tests, and issues (3rd ed.). New York: Guilford Press. (BF 431 C66 2012; p. 297)

11) Suhr, J.A. (2015). Psychological assessment: A problem-solving approach. New York, NY:The Guilford Press. (RC 469 S88 2015)

Publisher: 

Qualification Level: 

Level B or 2

Test Category: 

Achievement

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