Part 1 Worksheet

Step 1: Slow-to-Normal Speech Rates

  1 2 3 4 5  
Sample 1           111-123 syllables / SPM
Sample 2           140-154 syllables / SPM
Sample 3           171-189 syllables / SPM

Step 2: Normal-to-Normally Fast Speech Rates

  1 2 3 4 5  
Sample 4           217-239 syllables / SPM
Sample 5           224-248 syllables / SPM
Sample 6           240-266 syllables / SPM

Step 3: Normally Fast-to-Fast Speech Rates

  1 2 3 4 5  
Sample 7           251-277 syllables / SPM
Sample 8           285-315 syllables / SPM
Sample 9           308-340 syllables / SPM

Step 4: Normal-to-Fast Speech Rates

  1 2 3 4 5 Two Minute Samples
Target Range
Sample 10           408-452 syllables
            204-226 SPM
Sample 11           453-501 syllables
            227-251 SPM
Sample 12           490-542 syllables
            245-271 SPM

Step 5: Normal-to-Fast Speech Rates

  1 2 3 4 5 Three Minute Samples
Target Range
Sample 13           484-536 syllables
            161-179 SPM
Sample 14           774-856 syllables
            258-285 SPM
Sample 15           805-889 syllables
            268-296 SPM