What's New

fixed issue where some story audio wasn't playing

App Description

Technology-based approach for writing instruction

This technology-aided instruction for writing complements Teaching to Standards: English Language Arts and is companion product for reading (Access Language Arts). Students write grade-aligned opinion paragraphs about eight adapted pieces of literature, including fiction and nonfiction. Students are supported step by step in constructing personalized paragraphs.

Includes activities to improve reading comprehension and vocabulary development. Researched and proven effective in secondary classrooms.

Integrate during instruction using Teaching to Standards: ELA, or use this app alone to achieve standards-aligned skills in both reading and writing.

Stories include: Holes, The Outsiders, Number the Stars, Dragonwings, We Beat the Street, Neighbors, The Diary of Anne Frank, and Sadako.

iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • January 24, 2017 Initial release
  • June 13, 2019 New version 2.0.5
  • June 13, 2019 Price increase: $39.99 -> $59.99
  • June 13, 2019 Price increase: $39.99 -> $59.99
  • June 14, 2019 Price increase: $39.99 -> $59.99
  • June 15, 2019 Price increase: $39.99 -> $59.99
  • June 15, 2019 Price increase: $39.99 -> $59.99
  • June 15, 2019 Price increase: $39.99 -> $59.99
  • June 16, 2019 Price increase: $39.99 -> $59.99
  • August 06, 2021 New version 2.0.26