Class Selector – Use the drop down provided to preview content specific to one of your classes.
Lesson Steps – Click the tabs to navigate through the 5-Step Literacy Routine, access the Poll results, and review the Stretch Article and Activity. If the student is enrolled in any of the solution for special needs students and receives any of the additional features, like numbered steps or audio support for the Article, those features will be visible in or near this section.
Student Toolbar – Students can use the audio controls to hear the text of the page through headphones or speakers. You can highlight specific text to be read, hear the entire text, and adjust the speed of the narration. Students can use the highlighting tools to support their close reading of the text. They can highlight specific types of text in one of three colors, can delete highlighting, or can gather all the highlighted text into a separate window for copying and pasting into another document. Highlighted text will remain in place even if the student logs out of the system. Other options such as Translation and Screen Maksing are available depending on the scaffolds selected for the student.
Supporting Materials –This section of the screen contains a number of resources to help students when engaging with the lesson content, including the Vocabulary featured in the article and Extras that supplement and extend the lesson. The Take Notes feature is also available on all Steps of a lesson.