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Reading Machine:
Committed to supporting literacy for all

iPhone App

"This app looks so simple, and it is. However, it is incredibly powerful, effective, and works wonders with struggling readers."
      ~ Joan Brennan, March 5, 2012, REAL Apps for Really Struggling Readers,

Original Reading Machine

Reading Machine

Keyboard For Younger Users

Reading Machine for Younger Children

The three most important ways to help a child become a highly successful reader are:

  1. Make reading as fun as possible.
  2. Reduce the frustrations of beginning reading
    as much as possible.
  3. Help the child become a self-teacher of new words.

The Reading Machine is a great tool you can have for #2 and #3. We also want to make reading as fun as possible, and suggestions throughout this website will help you to accomplish that.

Five Quick Tips for using the Reading Machine.

Read reviews from parents and teachers about their experience with the Reading Machine.

New with the 2016 release!
You can now use Reading Machine on an iPad to help read websites and other apps! Just use the multitasking feature. For example, here is Reading Machine next to an online version of The Cat in The Hat.

iPad example