English Basic Web Suite

Online Learning Software That Works!


Designed for students reading at a 3rd through 5th grade level (ages 9 and up). The program is appropriate for English language learners, students with learning disabilities, as well as for adult learners.

Provides access to a wide range of popular Merit online learning programs effective in building English reading comprehension writing, grammar, and vocabulary skills.

Assessments place students at suitable levels of challenge. Built-in feedback supports students while they work. Students advance as they demonstrate readiness.

Scores and progress are automatically tracked in an Online Portfolio.


Inspires Enthuasism

A structured and supportive environment that lets all learners experience success.

Enhances Interaction

Instructors can quickly discover individual areas of concern and be able do something about them.

Personalized Feedback

Built-in explanations and immediate feedback help students overcome obstacles while they work.

Automatic Tracking

Teachers can monitor pupil progress and work through easy-to-use management tools.


A motivational format helps set achievable learning goals. All learners experience success

Students progress at their own pace; they receive personal help and feedback while they work

Instructors are able to track improvement and scores through an easy-to-use online management tool

Covers U.S. grade equivalent levels 3.0 to 5.0

Concepts covered:

  • Receive targeted reading practice
  • Acquire vocabulary through context
  • Draw conclusions based on relevant information
  • Find main idea in a text
  • Comprehension of non-fiction passages
  • Ascertain author’s purpose

Covers U.S. grade equivalent levels 3.0 to 5.0

Concepts covered:

  • Learn to recognize and correct common errors in word usage
  • Gain familiarity with commonly confused words
  • Improve knowledge of root words, origins, and meanings
  • Develop academic vocabulary

Covers U.S. grade equivalent levels 3.0 to 5.0

Concepts covered:

  • Punctuation
  • Tenses
  • Usage
  • Irregular noun plurals
  • Dangling modifiers
  • Split constructions
  • Faulty parallelism

Covers U.S. grade equivalent levels 3.0 to 5.0

Concepts covered:

  • Use pre-writing strategies
  • Write clear, descriptive sentences
  • Organize ideas
  • Develop paragraphs and essays
  • Practice proofreading
Reading Comprehension Vocabulary Grammar

Additional Resources

Teaching Tips

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Student Tracking and Management

All Merit online learning programs include FREE tools to track and monitor student progress and usage.

English Basic Web Suite Demos

Evaluation versions of all of the programs may be accessed by clicking the Launch Demo link and waiting for the program to load. No login or personally identifiable information is required, and there is no time limit to your use.

Track students’ progress with Merit’s Online Learning Student Tracking, included with this program at no extra charge.

Best viewed at a 1024 x 768 screen resolution with a high-speed Internet connection. Merit web-based programs are platform independent. They are accessible through popular browsers such as Internet Explorer, Firefox, etc. Android and iPad tablets may also run the programs.

Reading Comprehension:




Purchasing Options

Starting at $59 for 3 months access, plus free tracking.  Backed by a 30-day money back guarantee.  Buy online to start immediately.

Pricing from $19 to $29 per user for 30 or more students.  See school price list.  Learn about pilots. Get a quote.

“Extremely helpful for my English Language Learners.”

Kilmer Middle School

Vienna, VA