Ticket to ReadWhat is Ticket to Read?

Ticket to Read® is a self-paced, student-centered online program that results in improved reading performance. As students complete tasks in the areas of foundational skills, fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension, they earn points that can be used to decorate their personal clubhouse or stock their toy store.

Why Ticket to Read?

  • Phonics component develops foundational skills
  • Engaging passages build fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension
  • Delivers appropriately leveled reading passages
  • Supports content-area reading and building domain-specific vocabulary
  • Skill levels follow a systematic path
  • Available 24/7 with access to the Internet
  • Minimal teacher supervision required due to ease of use by students
  • Animated characters provide instruction, guidance, and encouragement
  • Supports English language learners
  • Rewards system keeps students engaged and on-task
  • Complimentary Ticket to Read app is now available to all Ticket to Read users in the iTunes® App Store from Apple®


Motivating for Every Student

Ticket to Read has been a successful motivational tool for hundreds of thousands of students who have successfully improved their reading skills through purposeful, online reading instruction.


Ticket to Read complements any reading program and has these features:

  • Content displayed in an easy-to-navigate interface
  • 16 levels, 30–40 titles at each level
  • Reading levels ranging from grades 1–7
  • Interactive activities supported by audio and animation
  • Hundreds of high-interest reading passages and games
  • Passages in Spanish in written and audio format
  • Entry points based on students’ reading levels
  • Automated quizzes and self-correcting guidance
  • Online student monitoring for teacher to track progress and mastery
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