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Microsoft Immersive Reader
Immersive Reader is part of Microsoft Learning Tools and is designed to improve reading support for learners with literacy difficulties, such as dyslexia. However, it can help anyone who wants to increase their fluency or decode more complex texts.
*Text-to-speech - documents can be spoken aloud. *Different background colours and font themes so learners can customise font size, style, colour and background as well as line spacing between words. *Options to change text size. *Syllables - words are broken down to help with decoding, word recognition and pronunciation. *Parts of Speech - words are colour coded into nouns, verbs and adjectives to help with grammar. *Line Focus - helps to reduce clutter and aid concentration. *Picture Dictionary - Picture Communication Symbols so learners can see a visual representation of words and hear individual words spoken aloud.
IMMERSIVE READER on MICROSOFT TEAMS
IMMERSIVE READER in CHROME
To use Immersive Reader in Chrome you will need to download the FREE extension. Follow the steps in the video below.