Reading Programs & Resources

TrueFlix® TM

Category: Digital Resources

Bring Non-Fiction to Life!

For Ages:

8 - 11


3 - 6

An online resource for science and social studies content that come alive through dynamic videos, interactive eBooks, and engaging projects ideas and activities! TrueFlix® uses content from Scholastic’s award-winning True Book series to help students strengthen literacy skills, build knowledge of subject-area content through paired videos and eBooks while sharpening important literacy skills.

TrueFlix Features:

  • Web-based installation for anytime, anywhere access
  • Relevant, engaging, and culturally-appropriate content
  • Interactive Whiteboard compatible for whole-class or small-group instruction

TrueFlix helps students:

  • Comprehend and evaluate a range of texts
  • Build strong content knowledge
  • Use technology and digital media strategically and capably

About The Product

Watch the Video

TrueFlix delivers science and social studies content in an accessible, engaging process with introductory videos to build background knowledge before students read the accompanying eBook.

  • Students choose from 50+ subject-area topics like Disasters, Ancient Civilizations, or Space
  • Nonfiction videos build a mental model for the accompanying eBook content
  • Unlimited access allows students to review the content at any time to boost their memory

Read the Book

An accompanying eBook provides a detailed overview of the topic to deepen understanding and spark further interest.

  • Optional read-along features include word-by-word highlighting and narrated support
  • Clickable vocabulary definitions are available in every eBook
  • Flipbook version of the printed True Book with page-turning capability and chapter tabs

Instructional Resources

Every topic includes student activities to extend instruction, soft assessments, and resources that support a variety of implementations.

  • Optional research projects are perfect for an in-class activity or homework assignment
  • Related web links broaden understanding and spark further research
  • Soft assessments and a word matching games let students demonstrate their understanding
  • Downloadable lesson plans support implementation and instruction of specific content


Scholastic Learning Zone

Find TrueFlix® in Scholastic Learning Zone, Scholastic's new web-based platform that provides educators and students with one-stop access to an ever expanding portfolio of digital education resources.

Scholastic Learning Zone features:

  • Class Management and Reporting

Organize students into classes and groups and easily monitor their usage

  • Messaging

Communicate directly with educators, students, and parents

  • Single Sign-on

Access all Scholastic web-based products with one user name and password

  • Anywhere, Anytime

In school, in the library, at home – anywhere with Internet access

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