Education: Book Series

The Renfrew Language Scales

Catherine Renfrew's three tests have been used for many years and provide a means of assessing children's speech and language. Presented in a simply and easy-to-use format, they stimulate children to give samples of spoken language that can be evaluated in terms of grammatical structures, sentence length and identifying information. Completely revised, these new editions contain line-drawn pictures, a manual and a photocopiable scoring form.

All tests are suitable for use with 3-8 year olds are norm referred to enable therapists to produce comparative results. Norms are given at six-monthly intervals for both the Action Picture Test and Word finding Vocabulary and monthly for the Bus Story Test.

  • Action Picture Test

    5th Edition

    By Speechmark, Catherine Renfrew

    Since its first publication in 1967, the Renfrew Action Picture Test has been a reach-for assessment used by a range of professionals dedicated to the speech and language development of children between 3.0–8.5 years of age. Widely used by Speech and Language Therapists / Pathologists, SENCOs, and…

    FLC – 2019-07-26 
    Routledge
    The Renfrew Language Scales

  • Action Picture Test

    Picture Cards, 5th Edition

    By Speechmark, Catherine Renfrew

    Since its first publication in 1967, the Renfrew Action Picture Test has been a reach-for assessment used by a range of professionals dedicated to the speech and language development of children between 3.0–8.5 years of age. Widely used by Speech and Language Therapists / Pathologists, SENCOs, and…

    FLC – 2019-05-24 
    Routledge
    The Renfrew Language Scales

  • Word Finding Vocabulary Test

    1st Edition

    By Catherine Renfrew, Polly Mitchell

    The extent to which pictures, objects, arranged in order of difficulty, can be named correctly is assessed using this test. Most of the objects illustrated have no alternative name, so the responses of children can be quickly measured. Completely revised, this new edition contains 50 line-drawn…

    FLC – 2010-11-02
    Routledge
    The Renfrew Language Scales

  • Bus Story Test

    Revised Edition, 1st Edition

    By Catherine Renfrew

    The age level of consecutive speech used in retelling a story can be assessed from the information content, sentence length and grammatical usage of this revised test. The test includes a coloured picture story book, a scoring form to photocopy and a manual, but also requires the use of audio…

    Pack – 2010-11-02
    Routledge
    The Renfrew Language Scales