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Read Aloud eBooks

October 23, 2018

AmEnglish.com® announces Release 2 for the Read Aloud eBook Series with adaptive assessment

Read Aloud eBooks feature:

  • Poems written in the same meter as The Cat in The Hat
  • Word highlighting in sync with the audio
  • Beautiful photographs of featured animals and their environments
  • Learner Management System tracking all student activity
  • Reading grade levels from 1 - 6
Integrated quizzes with adaptive assessment* cover:
  • Reading comprehension
  • Rhymes
  • Syllables and stress in words
  • Vocabulary and meaning
* Adaptive assessments change and respond based on whether students answer questions correctly.

Comments from reviewers/educators:

I absolutely loved that the eBooks combined nonfiction and poetry - two genres that are typically harder to get children to read and become excited about.

Using animals and real-life animal photography was a fantastic idea - and a great way to incite interest in the eBooks.

The questions in the adaptive assessment were of high-quality - and as an educator, I appreciated that they stretched beyond 'recall and repeat.'

Contact us for pricing and special options for Schools & Colleges.

Established in 1999, AmEnglish.com® provides web-based programs to improve reading, vocabulary and communication skills. Our newest series, Read Aloud eBooks with adaptive assessment, received the Academics' Choice Smart Book Award. Our middle school series, Vocabulary Builder: Animal Tales, focuses on vocabulary and combines poetry and natural science facts. Both series satisfy multiple Common Core Standards.
Our Pronunciation in English, Writing in English, and Idioms in English programs are designed for nonnative speakers of English. They have been reviewed and approved by ETS®, maker of the TOEFL® and GRE® tests. Corporate clients include companies like Kaiser Permanente Medical Group and IBM. Education customers include schools like Iowa State University, De Anza College, and the Los Angeles Unified School District.