The second part was prepared in accordance with the Cloze Procedure
and included a text consisting of 300 words from the colonoscopy informed consent form.
By employing specific techniques that focus on comprehension, this retrofitted cloze procedure
can reinforce whether or not students are crafting their own materials and the depth to which they understand and can speak about them.
Using the cloze procedure
to assess comprehension may thus inadvertently create a test with items that are differentially more difficult for elders, confounding the assessment of health literacy with age-related changes in cognition.
Readability levels of two Malaysian physics textbooks using cloze procedure
with upper secondary students.
* Cloze Procedure
, using the provided Word Bank A long time ago in China, there was a boy named Ping who loved flowers.
"The Reduced Redundancy Test and the Cloze Procedure
as Measures of Global Language Proficiency." Modern Language Journal 65 (1981): 58-83.
A cloze procedure
was also employed to estimate the difficulty of the text.
Future research needs to address the use of these strategies, given other comprehension formats than our use of a modified cloze procedure
. In addition, the word-analysis strategies we found among the deaf readers could be developed into some kind of systematic teaching procedure.
The TOFHLA uses the cloze procedure
 to assess reading comprehension.
ERIC Descriptors: Educational Policy; Online Courses; Open Source Technology; Online Systems; Instructional Materials; Tests; Computer Assisted Testing; Cooperation; Telecommunications; Handheld Devices; Test Content; Cloze Procedure
; Second Language Learning; Second Language Instruction