Sunshine Online for Schools
An effective literacy program delivered digitally!
Sunshine Online school accounts are available in two options –
Managed and Unmanaged.
Managed requires a school administrator who sets up classes, teachers and students with individual usernames and passwords. Teachers can assign books to students or reading groups. Students can save their work and earn rewards, results can be viewed by teachers at any time.
Unmanaged has one username and password for the entire school. Students’ work is only available to view while they are using the program and cannot be saved for later viewing.
Note: Unmanaged accounts can be changed to managed accounts at any time, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Our program offers teachers over 880 carefully levelled e-books for whole class teaching using an interactive whiteboard – perfect for shared reading in literacy and for tuning into maths concepts in the numeracy block. It is also designed for small group teaching and individualised learning using classroom computers. The program’s flexibility allows it to be used in all parts of your literacy and numeracy program.
- Over 880 e-books (Levels 1-30+)
- Interactive activities for every book, including comprehension quizzes
- A maths component of animated books and activities
- Individual login option and personalised student avatar
- Student work allocation and tracking option
- For use on all devices including tablets and computers
- For use at school and at home via the iOs or Android app or website
Sunshine Online includes a great selection of highly engaging texts by different authors. Text highlighting and narration is available on all texts to support the reader. Each e-book is followed by up to three interactive activities.
The non-fiction e-books feature high-interest and age-appropriate topics. The texts are multimodal and help students make meaning The non-fiction e-books feature high-interest and age appropriate topics that will appeal to all children. Selected titles also have video clips to enhance understanding of the text. Many of the texts are ideal for inquiry-based learning and support STEM education.
Sunshine Online includes fun, interactive activities that explore a wide range of skills. Every book in Sunshine Online is followed by a comprehensive activity or quiz to check on understanding and a read-and-record activity to support fluency.
The Staffroom section provides teaching support resources. These include teaching notes, activity sheets, curriculum-linking documents, Skill Overview Charts etc.
ACTIVITIES & VIDEOS
Along with a comprehension and fluency activity, selected titles also have video clips to support student understanding.