David is an English language learner who lives in California. When he began third grade, he was reading at a K–1st grade level. But after just nine months on Imagine Language & Literacy, David could decode at a second-grade level.

Thanks to his enthusiasm and the program’s first-language support, David is well on his way to grade-level success.

First-Language Support

Because Imagine Language & Literacy features primary-language support in 15 languages, students like David can progress at their own pace as they learn essential skills.

Oral Language Development

By using the program regularly, David is developing key listening and speaking skills that will lead to oral fluency and reading comprehension.

David’s learning path

Watch excerpts from Imagine Language & Literacy activities.

David’s learning path

01 Pronoun Chant

Pronoun Chant

In this activity, David identifies the number of syllables in the words he hears.

02 Go for the Gold

Go for the Gold

David learns academic verbs, adjectives, and adverbs in this engaging activity.

03 Syllable Split

Syllable Split

This activity helps David decode multisyllabic words based on common letter sounds.

04 Your Sense of Touch

Your Sense of Touch

As David reads this book, he can take advantage of scaffolded support in Spanish.

05 Contraction Creation

Contraction Creation

This activity teaches David how to create a contraction from two shorter words.

06 Points and Reasons

Points and Reasons

Through this interactive video, David learns how to identify, create, and support a claim.

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