Proficient by 3rd Grade Program

Alive Studios is offering a program to school districts for getting At Risk early learners
proficient in reading by 3rd grade.

Watch this video to see how excited students get over learning a single letter with Letters alive!


Greg Smedley-Warren is a Title I Kindergarten Teacher with primarily ELL students. He uses Letters alive® as a supplemental literacy tool to increase engagement and increase student outcomes. Learn more about Greg’s story and others’.

The Problem

Approximately 7 out of 10 of American 3rd graders are not proficient in reading.at risk student struggling with reading They wind up getting held back, or being pushed through; neither provides the students with a positive outcome. This categorizes almost 70% of American 3rd graders as At Risk students.

The Solution

Proactive early intervention with an engaging literacy tool, like Letters alive®, is imperative. This establishes the foundations for letter sound fluency, letter naming fluency, and sight word recognition that set the stage for high school graduation and career success. See the independent research.

What is Letters alive Plus?

Letters alive augmented reality in educationLetters alive plus supplemental reading software incorporates evidence-based best practices to teach early literacy skills. Teachers have the flexibility of teaching to whole group, centers, or individual students. The lessons and activities are presented within a theme, which includes animals, and ties in sciences. Children are hearing, seeing, touching, building, and speaking while enjoying a positive and engaging experience that increases proficiency and retention.

This multi-modality and cross-curricular approach appeals to a broad range of learning styles and abilities. The learning kit includes a full-year supplemental curriculum aligned to kindergarten state standards with 26 alphabet cards, 97 sight word cards, and 84 word family cards that spring to life in 3D through the advanced 3D technology known as augmented reality. Learn more about Letters alive Plus.

How does our Program work?

If you purchase 10 or more Classroom Kits, you’ll receive a Volume Bonus:

1. FREE 1/2 Day of onsite Professional Development ($2,495 value)
2. FREE full-school-year classroom subscriptions for online digital assessments ($199 value each)

The online digital assessments (from ESGI) will save your hours of paperwork by helping you track the progression of your students. This includes tests for Letters alive and Math alive as well as many other tests from other contributors. You can even create your own!

These assessments can be shared with other teachers, principals, parents, and district-level personnel. Utilizing the personalized parent letters, in both English and Spanish, you can quickly show parents just how far their child has come and provide them with resources to continue that momentum.

Watch this short introduction to ESGI:

esgi digital assessments

Purchase a minimum of 10 Classroom Kits from the options below to receive the Volume Bonus:

circle-aLetters alive® Classroom Kit for Reading (Computer required – Mac or PC ) See system requirements.
(BONUS with Volume: classroom licenses for online digital assessments of reading and a half-day of on-site training)

$795 ea


circle-bLetters alive® Classroom Kit with HP® Laptop for Reading (Preloaded) See details.
(BONUS with Volume: classroom licenses for online digital assessments of reading and a half-day of on-site training)

$1,994 ea


circle-cLearning alive Classroom Suite for Reading and Math (Computer required – Mac or PC ) See system requirements.
(Learning alive comes complete with Letters alive®, Math alive® and Storybooks)
(BONUS with Volume: classroom licenses for online digital assessments of reading and math and a half-day of on-site training)

             $1,295 ea

circle-dLearning alive Classroom Suite with HP® Laptop for Reading and Math (Preloaded) See details.
(Learning alive comes complete with Letters alive®, Math alive® and Storybooks)
(BONUS with Volume: classroom licenses for online digital assessments of reading and math and a half-day of on-site training)

             $2,494 ea


Volume bonuses are good for a limited time.

On-Site Professional Development Includes:hp laptop bundle with reading and math program

  • Defining goals and how to measure them
  • Hands-on training for classroom implementation
  • Curriculum overview and review of daily activities
  • Proper use of all elements
  • Increasing engagement with Augmented Reality
  • Classroom, small groups, and individual activities
  • Utilizing multiple learning modalities
  • Measuring students’ progress and sharing data
  • Travel and accommodations to your location



  • Get your At Risk students on the path to proficiency.
    To get started, call:
    (678) 404-7473
    Or, send us your questions here.

    You can also order through our Authorized Resellers:

    kaplan follett scholastic



    Educational Software for Guiding InstructionNote: Free ESGI online digital assessments are only offered in conjunction with this program and for schools who are not already subscribed to their services. To continue ESGI online digital assessments after the first year, an annual teacher subscription is required.