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BigUniverse.com is an engaging online reading and writing community for grades preK-8. This student-centered website provides a large library of leveled nonfiction and fiction online books, an online writing and publishing tool, a safe bookshelf sharing community, and many supporting tools such as reading logs and more. All these features inspire reluctant, advanced, and ELL students to read, write and learn anytime-anywhere while providing educators the necessary tools to differentiate instruction, teach balanced literacy and track student progress.
Today, Big Universe has 24 publisher partners and 3,390 books online covering all academic subjects. Our science, social studies, language arts, and math books have been read 1,373,899 times by 161,598 members from 155 countries. Members have created 28,712 books online using our engaging authoring tool for creative writing, book reports, and science projects. Underlying the reading and writing features, is a vibrant community that bolsters the impact of our reading and writing features, fostering a setting where students can motivate and learn from each other while safely sharing their written works and book selections (fun avatars and anonymous usernames safeguard students’ identity, privacy and security).
Read Books Online
• Expand your library with over 3,500 stunning nonfiction and fiction books covering all subjects for K-8.
• Fountas & Pinnell and DRA leveled books from 24 publishers are perfect for differentiated instruction.
• Use with interactive whiteboards or computers in media centers, labs, classrooms, home, and elsewhere.
• Assess comprehension with online quizzes and reports.
• Great for independent, shared or guided reading.
• No more wear and tear, lost books, limited copies, or cramped bookshelves.
• Organize, personalize and access virtual bookshelves anywhere-anytime; share anonymously with others.
Write and Publish Online
• Engaging online writing and publishing tool inspires students to write.
• Use for writing in response to reading, creative writing, reports, and more.
• Great for independent writing, shared writing or writing workshops.
• Use publisher books from our READ section as Mentor Text.
• Use our large picture library or your own images.
• Publish books online and share books with rest of school, friends and family.
• Even teachers can create and share custom books.
Benefits • Readers and writers enjoy and value literacy.
• Perfect for RTI and differentiated instruction.
• Convenient 24/7 access from anywhere.
• Saves money, storage and time over print books.
• Integrates reading and writing for balanced literacy.
• Perfect for reluctant, advanced and ELL students
For more information go to: http://www.biguniverse.com