BrightFish Reading for Florida Schools

Reading is a challenge for many students, creating a learning disadvantage that deepens over time. Once struggling readers reach middle and high school, they have a decreased interest in learning and a growing deficit in comprehension and content-area knowledge. Read how Hillsborough County Public Schools (HCPS) is using BrightFish Reading to improve outcomes for FSA Level 1 students. Download the Florida schools brief.

How Does BrightFish Build Active Reading?

BrightFish Reading is a research-based, online program for grade 2 through high school. Using text deconstruction and self-paced, mastery learning, students become active, independent readers through:

◆ a wide range of fiction and nonfiction topics and genres
◆ high-interest text and video, feedback and rewards
◆ text automaticity, word knowledge and comprehension skills
◆ browser-based access on a wide range of devices
◆ Grade-level gains in just 1 hour per week

Instructional Design

Video Resources

Instructional Design & Student Experience: Introduction to the BrightFish approach and a tour of the student environment. (25 minutes)

Sample Reports: Navigation video showing the various reports and class management tools for teachers. (5 minutes)

Demonstration Site

Demo site –  Review the BrightFish Reading scope and sequence and student experience. Click on the demo icon or type in

Login IDs: school@gareview OR district@gareview
Password: 123

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