ReadTheory

 

  • Brief description: The mission at ReadTheory.org is to teach every student to read and think critically.
  • Proxy Hours Equivalent/Criteria for Awarding Proxy Hours: 15 minutes per completed quiz.
  • Proxy Hour Documentation: This is not a time on task platform. A time allotment of 12 minutes per completed quiz is approved, plus 25%, to account for teacher coordination with learner. Therefore, when entering in SID, each completed quiz is worth a total of 15 minutes. Please watch this short screencast, with audio, on how to see the Progess Report and Quizzes. 
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  • Prerequisites: Target audience is 2.0 on TABE E to 12.9 on TABE A.  Program uses Grades 1-12 as its parameters.  Prerequisite recommendation for ELLs: CASAS Reading score 201+, TABE Reading score 368+; basic digital literacy skills. The program uses Lexile levels that are clearly displayed for the students
CASAS Score: 
201-210
211-220
221-235
236-245
Greater than 246
TABE Score: 
300-457
458-510
511-546
547-583
584-630
631-800
Access: 
Web-based, tablets/smart phones
Cost: 
Free
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