"We use this as a primary resource for planning Literacy and our Integrated Curriculum. Books are well levelled, inviting and varied."
St Anne's PS Sunbury VIC
"Students enjoy the reading and recording of their reading."
Redlands District Special School QLD
"I like the variety of books and the chance to select children's books that are at their level."
Verney Road School VIC
"I thought it was wonderful! As a prep teacher it enabled our students to complete independent activities. I liked that not only was the activity independent but I loved the activities connected to the book."
Columba Catholic College, QLD
"The children thoroughly enjoyed using Sunshine Classics. I found that most of the books listed could be linked with the Australian Curriculum. The reading material was engaging."
St Mary's Primary School, Melbourne VIC
"The program was great. We used it as a whole class guided reading session prior to reading group. The students really enjoyed reading the books together on the IWB. There was so much variety we could choose books that linked into what he had been learning about or discussing."
Manning Valley Anglican College, NSW
"The children have enjoyed the stories. There is a good array of stories presented with some good activities after the stories for the children to do."
Murrayville Community College, VIC
"User friendly, engaging for children, liked the levelling to defferentiate. They were really engaged with the books and activities and were able to negotiate the activities independently."
Birkdale South State School, QLD
"Love the look and feel of the ebooks."
Tintern School, VIC
"I like the way that the students can choose their own books and the follow up activities mean that they can really apply their knowledge and comprehension skills."
Skipton Primary School, VIC
"Amazing and fantastic. Loved it and so did the children."
Hilliard State School, QLD
"Very useful tool. East to navigate - both student and teacher friendly."
Aspley East State School, QLD
"Great resource. Students are engaged."
St Anne's School Sarina, QLD
"Engaging graphics and ease of independent use for special needs students."
Glenroy Specialist School, VIC
"The students responded well to them as a whole class reading activity. They were familiar with a number of the titles as we use them as take home books. As a result this stimulated excellent discussion, sharing of ideas and extending their oral vocabulary.
St Brigid's School, Ballan VIC
"Absolutely fantastic. I like the program because the texts are great, the levels are appropriate and the activities after each book are age/skill appropriate. Children enjoy the fact that they can be read to by themselves. But they can choose the book they would like to read which means they are more invested."
Victoria International School of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
"I think the recording of the children reading the stories is a great feature as are the activities related to the stories."
Norman Park State School, QLD
"Great opportunity for independent continued reading and response."
Chilwell Primary School
"The books were engaging and the activities were meaningful. They loved the stories and wanted to keep reading more! Win-win!"
Katamatite Primary School, VIC
"It is great that it can be used on an iPad as well as the classroom computers."
Mirboo North Primary School, VIC
"Class teachers have found the program to be useful in engaging our students in literacy activities at their respective levels of reading. Most students readily engaged with the program including texts and follow up activities."
Nambour Special School, QLD