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Features that make us great!

Come see the more than 100 one-of-a-kind tools and features designed to help struggling readers achieve reading success.

Learn how LightSail's fluency assignments are tailored to your child's level!

Our Approach

Our Approach

LightSail offers one-of-a-kind features that help struggling readers improve their reading fluency by engaging evidence-based, multisensory strategies with the ability to customize the strategies to the child’s needs.

Zone of Proximal Development

Zone of Proximal Development

Every 15 days, LightSail automatically updates your child’s Lexile score, allowing every feature to be tailored to their current level.

Fluency Rubrics

Fluency Rubrics

Assessing your child’s growth is simple and straightforward with LightSail’s rubrics. A rubric offers a matrix of criteria for each assignment, taking the mystery out of assessing your child’s progress.

Harness Data

Harness Data

LightSail automatically provides helpful, easy to understand feedback based on your child’s fluency data, allowing you and your child to harness the power of data.

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Parent Support

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Meet the educators who contributed to our fluency modules.

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Money back

Our 90 day money back guarantee

30 Minutes a Day + 5 Days a Week + 3 Months = GUARANTEE your child’s independent reading level will improve.*

* Measured by Lexile® level after completing the Power Challenge and by then reading Power Texts on LightSail's Platform.

Why Children Love LightSail

Come see what parents of struggling readers have to say about LightSail.

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Find answers to frequently asked questions or contact us for more support.

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How many parent accounts are included with a childs license?

Every family account includes 2 parent accounts

I am part of a homeschool group and we share teaching responsibilities. How can I access those accounts?

LightSail has created a Teacher/Coach role that can connect with multiple accounts. This is available as an add-on purchase. This account acts as additional parent with full teacher control to all connected accounts.

Is your platform only Faith-Based?

LightSail is available for both Faith-Based and Non Faith-Based families. A parent can choose to allow Faith-Based content or hide Faith-Based content including Library Collections and Lesson Plans. LightSail has created hundred of Faith-Based and non Faith-Based Library Collections, Bookmarks, Quotations, and Lesson Plans.

If I want to purchase a book with your E-Commerce store, do I have to buy a copy for each license I purchased?

No, when you purchase a book using our E-Commerce store you only need to purchase 1 copy for your entire family. Your purchase includes unlimited checkouts.

How does LightSail’s childsafe protection work?

At LightSail, a parent’s ability to oversee their child’s online experience and align it with their faith and values is of the utmost importance. To this end, LightSail contains an entire suite of parental control features and never-before-seen ChildSafe Content Controls giving parents ultimate peace of mind.

These content controls contain dozens of nuanced subcategories for potentially objectionable material based on both maturity and religious factors. Then, it shows parents if a book contains a reference to any of those subcategories and allows them to block or allow single titles or entire subcategories for each child individually. Our ChildSafe Content Controls offer unprecedented insight into and control over the content your children consume without the need to read every book in advance.

  • Block or allow individual pieces of content.
  • Block or allow entire subcategories of content.
  • Require a child to request parental approval before opening entire subcategories of content.
  • Block, allow, or require requesting parental approval for all Classics library content.
  • Block or require requesting parental approval for all unrated content.

Click here to learn more about all of our parental controls.

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About Us

We are LightSail for struggling readers - a complete language arts platform built on the shoulders of LightSail Education, advancing the literacy skills of struggling readers through individualized, evidence-based strategies and content.

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