- About READ 180
- Instructional Focus
Range & Quality of Texts
In READ 180, students engage with and evaluate texts across a range of types and disciplines–with a strong emphasis on informational text–and consider multiple perspectives that represent a variety of periods, cultures, and viewpoints.
Instructional Technology: Topic Software
Engaging Topic Software, with high-interest videos, builds background to help students form mental models. The Topic Software provides personalized reading instruction and practice to address each student’s needs.
Small-Group Instruction: rBook
The rBook is the cornerstone of READ 180 instruction, providing a clear path for daily instruction that focuses learning on science, social studies, literature, and life skills.
Modeled & Independent Reading: Paperback & eBook Library
In READ 180, students are exposed to a range of challenging, high-quality informational and literary texts that span genres, cultures, and eras.