Read & Write

Read & Write

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Boost reading and writing confidence across all types of content and devices, in class, at work, and at home!

Wonderfully intuitive and easy-to-use, Read&Write for Google Chrome™ provides personalized support to make documents, web pages and common file types in Google Drive (including: Google Docs, PDF & ePub) more accessible. It’s designed to help everyone engage with digital content in a way that suits his/her abilities and learning styles.

Read&Write offers a range of powerful support tools to help you gain confidence with reading, writing, studying and research, including:

  • Text-to-speech to hear words, passages, or whole documents read aloud with easy-to-follow dual color highlighting
  • Text and picture dictionaries to see the meaning of words explained
  • With speech-to-text, dictate words to assist with writing, proofreading & studying
  • Word prediction offers suggestions for the current or next word as you type
  • Collect highlights from text in documents or the web for summarizing and research
  • Create and listen to voice notes directly inside of Google Docs
  • Simplify and summarize text on web pages to remove ads and other copy that can be distracting

 

Watch Video Here:  https://youtu.be/w7h_J8fYXNc

 

Click the link to get the extension:

https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/readwrite-for-google-chro/inoeonmfapjbbkmdafoankkfajkcphgd

Teachers can get a FREE premium subscription to Read&Write for Google Chrome.  To register and activate your subscription, go to texthelp.com/en-gb/products/read-write/free-for-teachers/  after installing the Read&Write for Google Chrome trial.

 

Earn your stripe:

Install the extension on your computer and/or student devices.  Please note that you will also need to install the screenshot reader and PDF reader from read&write.  Submit a picture of one of your students using the tool.  Explain how this extension was used to enhance student learning.

Stripe Submitted by Melissa Winkler

Tags: ASSISTIVE-TECH, #CHROMEWS

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