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Reading Comprehension

Reading skill building software that provides targeted learning
in specific areas of concern: main idea, vocabulary, sequence, inference,
factual recall, and drawing conclusions.

WINDOWS / MAC / LINUX ONLINE VERSIONS:
Titles are listed in order of difficulty – easiest first

Reading Skill Builder Top Choice
Helps students transition to read at higher levels – on the web!

  • Tutoring on specific reading concepts
  • Self-paced, self-advancing
  • Provides immediate feedback for responses
Reading Comprehension Booster Online
Helps students improve reading comprehension.

  • For students working on comprehension and main idea
  • Several skill questions based on reading one passage
Developing
Critical Thinking Skills for Effective Reading
Top Choice
Helps students improve reading comprehension.

  • For students working on main idea, sequence, and inference.
  • Several skill questions based on reading each non-fiction
    passage.
Developing
Critical Thinking Skills for Upper Grades

Helps students improve reading comprehension online with texts of increasing complexity.

  • For students working on main idea, sequence, and inference
  • Several skill questions based on reading each non-fiction passage

Merit Reading Comprehension Software Resources and Tips

Based on feedback from customers, we have compiled several tips
for teaching
with our software.

When using our software, all student data is automatically collected
by the Teacher Program Manager. As a result, teachers and tutors
are easily able to track student progress.

The Teacher Program Manager comes free with the purchase of any
Merit Software program.

Our software is designed on research based teaching methods. Read more about the research basis for Merit Software (Adobe
Acrobat Reader required).

We provide free evaluation versions of all of our software. The
evaluation versions are full-working samples of the complete software
programs.

To get the evaluation software, choose a program, then select
“Try It!”. Click the link that includes the text “Download an
Evaluation Version.”