BrightFish Reading for North Carolina Schools

BrightFish Reading provides research-based, online instruction for grades 2 through high school. Using text deconstruction and mastery-based learning, BrightFish Reading actively engages students to build proficiency in fluency, vocabulary and comprehension skills that align to North Carolina ELA standards. Download the brochure here


View the Academy of READING – BrightFish Reading comparison chart.


To arrange a demonstration for your team, contact Anne Alman at

How Does BrightFish Help?

BrightFish Reading breaks down grade-level text and uses mastery learning for independent reading. BrightFish Reading offers:

◆ Wide range of nonfiction and fiction for grades 2 through high school.
◆ Activities designed to reinforce North Carolina ELA standards. 
◆ Scaffolded instruction with engaging content, feedback and rewards.
◆ Browser-based for instant access on a wide range of devices.
◆ Gains of 2+ grade levels in 15 minutes a day.

Instructional Design

Video Resources

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

Sample Reports: Monitoring and management tools for teachers. (5 minutes)

Demonstration Site

Demo site  Review the BrightFish Reading teaching tools and student experience. Click on the demo icon or visit

Login ID: teacher@review    Password: 123

Correlations By Grade

North Carolina Standards for ELA, Grades 2-5. View support for grade-level standards in the reading, foundation skills, writing, speaking and listening, and language strands.

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