Momentum Screener & Diagnostic - Literacy

Delivered on the Savvas Realize® digital platform, the screener identifies a baseline for each student. A diagnostic assessment helps teachers pinpoint learning needs all year long. Recommended instructional activities are provided based on where students need the most support.

  • Easy-to-administer
  • Adaptive
  • Seamless integration
  • Robust reporting
  • Developed in association with WestEd®
  • Part of the Savvas Momentum Assessment Suite

Online Literacy Screener and Diagnostic Solution for Grades K-8

Quickly and easily discover every student’s individual strengths and learning needs.


Personalized for Efficacy and Efficiency

The adaptive diagnostic limits time spent on testing while improving test reliability.


Flexible Instructional Recommendations

Results from the Diagnostic make specific instructional recommendations for every learner.


Robust Data Reporting


In-depth views of student learning are available by district, school, class and individual student. Track performance with this norm-referenced assessment.


Single Sign-On and Seamless Integration

Easy accessibility to Momentum from the Savvas Realize® platform including access to new instructional content for every student.

Identify and Address Literacy Needs in Your Classroom

  • Universal Screener
  • Multistage Adaptive Diagnostic
  • Scoring & Flexible Instructional Recommendations

Universal Screener

  • Screening Assessment
    A short screening assessment identifies proficiency in prerequisite ELA/literacy skills.

Multistage Adaptive Diagnostic

  • Discover Student Strengths
    An adaptive diagnostic digs deeper to pinpoint strengths and growth opportunities.

Scoring & Flexible Instructional Recommendations

  • Content Suggestions
    Norm-referenced student data generates on-, above-, or below-level instructional content recommendations.

Get a Closer Look at How Momentum Supports You and Your Students


Data and Reports

Online Platform That Makes Assessing to Learn Easy

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The Savvas Realize® platform also provides access to instructional content for every student based on their assessment results.


Momentum is also available for K-8 math classrooms using the Savvas Realize® LMS. 

Quality Assessments to Meet Your Literacy Goals

  • WestEd

Developed in Association with WestEd

WestEd’s leadership and psychometric expertise ensure item validity and assessments are unbiased and equitable.

  • Industry recognized experts
  • Expertise producing proprietary, valid, and normed assessments


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