The ideal class reading experience
An environment for true engagement and deeper learning
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Engagement

Meaningful questions that chunk text, annotation tools, helpful videos, and discussions lead to high engagement

COLLABORATION

Peer and teacher interactions while reading are enduring motivators that help students to persist instead of giving up

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SUPPORT

Scaffolding and reading aids (dictionary, text to speech, translation, dyslexic settings) support all readers

 
Content and instruction across subjects, with tools to bring your own

ACCESS The most diverse library for MIDDLE AND HIGH SCHOOLS

Short Stories - Current Events - Textbooks - Novels - Primary Source Documents - Plays - Poems - Science - Social Studies - 2,500+ pre-created assignments

Add content from your personal collection or the web

You use all types of great content. We want to keep it that way. Pull in PDFs, Google Docs, and web articles to teach exactly what you want in new ways.

 
Teacher guidance when and where students need it

add YOUR INSTRUCTION TO ANY TEXT

Since you know your students best, you can edit our pre-created assignments or embed new questions, notes, and videos directly into any text. Differentiate instruction so students get the right assignments with the right amount of support. 

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give timely, contextual FEEDBACK

Tough to grade tons of papers and return them to students while they still care? Now you can focus your feedback on the most important areas and place it where your students will notice and act on it. 


Real world independent reading
Cultivate joy and purpose using intrinsic motivation

 

provide STUDENTs CHOICE

Students choose from thousands of high-interest articles where they will learn something new. With no built-in assessments, students are motivated intrinsically and are free to explore.

 

elevate STUDENT VOICE

Students review what they read and recommend their favorite articles to peers, which builds a conversation and a community around reading. 


Intuitive research tools
Students organize their work & collaborate with peers
 

organize texts and annotations

Organizing research is a struggle for many students. Now they can keep all their research in one place and annotate right in the document. Teachers gain visibility into the research process to monitor progress and intervene when necessary. 

 

foster COLLABORATION

Students can easily share articles they use for research projects with classmates and co-annotate them, making group projects easier to manage, more effective, and more fun. 

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Insightful data
Gain a 360 degree understanding of student reading and learning
 

SEE INSIGHTS INTO LEARNING AND ACTIVITY

It is often difficult to know what is causing student performance: How much time are they spending on task? Is the material too difficult or too easy? Which reading strategies are they using? With our data you finally get all the answers. 

 

Easy to use with award winning design


Integrates with your favorite Google tools

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Import rosters and post assignments

Docs

Connect students‘ annotations to their writing

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Import content directly from Drive

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