Reading EggspressWhere reading is just part of the adventure

Reading Eggspress for Schools

Reading Eggspress makes reading and building comprehension skills highly motivating for students in years 2 to 6.


Reading Eggs and Reading Eggspress are approved through the WIDA PRIME V2 correlation process. This recognizes our commitment to providing a high‑quality curriculum that serves young readers with diverse needs and aligns to best practices as outlined by the WIDA English Language Development (ELD) Standards.

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New Navigation

Simple navigation and iPad and tablet compatibility

Reading Eggspress is compatible with the iPad and other tablet devices, with simple navigation to allow direct access to all of the learning areas in the program. This makes the learning journey straightforward and direct for your students.

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Comprehension lessons

My Lesson Maps

220 structured comprehension lessons with lexiled end-of map assessments.

  • 20 NEW lessons to help students transition from Reading Eggs to Reading Eggspress
  • All texts independently levelled ensuring accurate increases in text complexity
  • Balanced: an equal number of literature and informational texts
  • Proof of progress: 44 NEW independently levelled assessment texts embedded into the program that clearly show student progress
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English Skills section

More than 500 NEW grade level lessons for spelling, grammar and vocabulary.

  • 216 spelling lessons with 36 lessons per grade level. Learn more
  Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6  
Subject Number of Lessons Total
Comprehension 20 40 40 40 40 40 220
Spelling 36 36 36 36 36 36 216
Total 76 96 96 96 96 96 556

Printable worksheet for all lessons

Every lesson comes with two worksheets that can be downloaded to print out and used as an offline reinforcement of the skill or concept.

Printable Worksheets

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Feature comparison

View a detailed feature comparison of the previous Reading Eggspress to the new and improved version.

  Previous New Version
iPad/tablet compatible
Comprehension lessons 200 220
Spelling lessons 216
Vocabulary lessons 168
Assessment module
Writing Press
Reporting *improved
Proof of growth

Over 2500 library titles

The Reading Eggspress library titles include a wide range of fiction and non-fiction texts, all with Lexile levels and paired with an online reading quiz.

Library Catalogue

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Detailed reports

Reading Eggspress gives you the ability to track and measure student growth and progress with powerful reporting features.

Reading Eggspress Class Ranking screen

The Class Ranking chart shows the relative performance of students in the class. The graph shows the level of the highest completed lesson of each student.

Class Ranking Screen

Reading Eggspress Class Progress screen

The Class Progress chart shows the range of student progress in their lessons over the selected time period. Teachers can clearly see how students are performing in relation to grade level expectations and how they compare to their peers.

Class Progress Screen

Reading Eggspress Events

The Events Chart shows the total number of completed events for each student in the class during the selected time period. Types of events reported are: Spelling Lessons, Comprehension Lessons, Completed Books and Chapter Quizzes.

Class Events Screen

Reading Eggspress Student Progress

The Student Charts show the date of each completed event for a particular student during the selected time period. Teachers can clearly see how students are performing in relation to grade level expectations.
These also show books read and the Lexile level of each title and chapter read.

Student Progress Screen