Read&Write for Google Chrome has various tools that can be used within Google Docs.  This course details how each tool works.

What Will You Learn?

In this course, you'll learn how to:

  • Have a Google doc read back
  • Use Prediction to help construct sentences
  • Look a word up in the Dictionary
  • Look a word up in the Picture Dictionary
  • Use the Screenshot Reader to read text within pictures
  • Use the Fact Finder to find information on the Internet
  • Have a word translated into a different language
  • Use the Study Skills to collect information
  • Use the Vocabulary to create a word list
  • Use the Voice Note to insert an audio recording
  • Use Screen Masking to tint the screen
  • Use the Practice Reading Aloud to practice reading aloud - NEW!
  • Alter the settings to suit the user

 

Read&Write for Google Chrome includes a Web Toolbar that can be used within the Chrome browser.  The Web Toolbar has a number of tools to make the use of website easier.  This course details how each tool works and how the settings can be adapted to suit the individual user.

What Will You Learn?

In this course, you'll learn how to:

  • Have a webpage read back
  • Use Prediction to help construct sentences
  • Look a word up in the Dictionary
  • Look a word up in the Picture Dictionary
  • Use the Screenshot Reader to read within pictures
  • Use the Fact Finder to find information on the Internet
  • Have a word translated into a different language
  • Use the Study Skills to collect information
  • Use the Vocabulary to create a word list
  • Use the Simplify to remove clutter from webpages
  • Use the Practice Reading Aloud to practice reading aloud - NEW!

Read&Write for Google Chrome includes a Read&Write for Google Chrome viewer to access PDF and ePub files.  The viewer has a number of tools to make the use of PDF and ePub files easier.  This course details how each tool works and how the settings can be adapted to suit the individual user.

What Will You Learn?

In this course, you'll learn how to:

  • Have a PDF or ePub read back
  • Look a word up in the Dictionary
  • Look a word up in the Picture Dictionary
  • Use the Fact Finder to find information on the Internet
  • Have a word translated into a different language
  • Use the Study Skills to collect information
  • Use the Vocabulary to create a word list
  • Use the Annotation to pin a note to the document
  • Use the Typewriter Annotation to insert text into the document
  • Customize the font and layout of an ePub document
  • Create a bookmark within an ePub document

Read&Write for Google Chrome can include Snapverter.  Snapverter allows users to quickly scan and convert printed materials and inaccessibe files such as images, PDF's and Daisy files from Bookshare to accessible files in Google Drive.

What Will You Learn?

In this course, you'll learn how to:

  • Convert a picture, image or an inaccessible file into a PDF document
  • Convert Daisy files into an ePub
  • Use Snapverter on your phone