Headsprout Features and Capabilities
Tools to Grow Successful Learners
Headsprout uses cutting-edge proprietary technology to deliver proven reading instruction to every child, at every reading level. With Headsprout, teachers and parents have the resources they need to instill critical early reading and comprehension skills for K-5 students. Here are some of the powerful features and capabilities the Headsprout reading program utilizes to help kids become capable and confident readers.
Adaptive Educational SequencingAutomatically adapts instruction in context to meet every student exactly where they are in the program.
Differentiated Reading InstructionProgram instruction specifically matches to the individual learning needs of every student.
Automated Progress ReportsInforms future instruction and shows individual and class-wide progress through the program.
Continuous Instructional SequenceSmart delivery method allows students to begin anywhere within the program.
Vocabulary Building EnginePatented vocabulary instruction teaches students 4 vocabulary words in less than 5 minutes.
Smart Error Correction
Multiple levels of error correction embedded within the sequence ensure student mastery before moving on.
Embedded Benchmark Assessments
Teacher-administered assessments confirm that students are able to transfer skills to real classroom settings.More Info
Automated Motivational Routines
Built-in animated sequences keep students engaged and illustrate what was just read.
Interactive episodes accessed through the Kids A-Z student-learning portal or the Kids A-Z app.
Scaffolded Reading InstructionEpisodes continuously build upon core reading foundations to introduce new concepts and ideas.
Fluency Building Packs
Gives students additional opportunities to apply skills and build fluency on phonemes and connected text.More Info
Early Reading Bookroom90 printable eBooks served up to early readers immediately after completing an episode.
At-Home AccessOnline instruction can be accessed anywhere, at anytime.
Cloud-Based DeploymentEasy implementation requires no software installation — users simply log in and begin instruction.
Monthly Product UpdatesMore resources added each month, including new eBooks and intervention resources.