K12 Timed Reading Practice

The K12 Timed Reading Practice app was redesigned and rebuilt for the iPhone from K12 Inc’s Flash-based web curriculum. It lets readers in levels K-4 practice fluency by reading short, timed stories.

“Improving fluency allows readers to read smoothly and quickly so they can focus on comprehension rather than on decoding words.”

  • Presents 250 short stories and poems grouped by grade and Flesh-Kincaid reading levels
  • Tracks reader’s timed performance and algorithmically calculates proficiency
  • Simple design keeps young readers focused on reading practice
  • Standard and custom UI elements include graphical alerts, list views, and grade selectors
  • Integrated tell-a-friend sharing via in-app email
  • Integrated metrics provide platform, usage, and demographic data

Educators and parents can track an unlimited number of students

Reading times can be saved and compared to established norms

Reading List is automatically updated to reflect student progress