The LightSail Library

Thousands of high-quality fiction and non-fiction texts free for LightSail users

We’ve made it a priority to include an extensive selection of diverse, high-quality content with your purchase of LightSail so that every student has access to exceptional texts. The LightSail Library gives classrooms thousands of e-books and articles written across topics and genres at a wide range of Lexile measures for students. With unlimited copies of each title available to students and LightSail’s assessments embedded throughout every text, the instructional possibilities are endless.

News For Kids
Written expressly for elementary students, this news source exposes kids to world news and a range of topics. LightSail users receive three daily articles, each written at three different Lexile measures, in English. These articles are ideal for elementary classrooms from 1st – 5th grade.

LightSail Classics
The LightSail Library offers more than 300 classic titles from authors such as William Shakespeare, Jack London, and Charles Dickens. With unlimited copies of each title available and assessments embedded in every one, these texts are ideal for whole class novel study and guided groups. LightSail’s annotation and discussion tools allow teachers to make these texts accessible to more readers than ever before.