Read the Words

ReadTheWords.com is a free, web based service that assists people with written material using text-to-speech. Users can generate an audio file from almost any written material. Users have the option of writing a text, copying text from another file, uploading a file (MS Office, PDF, txt, and HTML documents), or indicating a website address or RSS feed URL.

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Type: 
Product
Cost Range: 
free
Content Area: 
reading
Grade Level: 
intermediate elementary
middle school
secondary
transition
IDEA Disability Category: 
autism
emotional disturbance
major-other health impairment
specific learning disability
speech or language impairment
visual impairment
Instructional Support: 
multiple formats of text and notation
Text to Speech: 
multiple voices
reading rate control
reads instruction
reads menus and toolbars
synthesized
National Reading Panel Standards: 
fluency
Operating Systems: 
Web-based
English Language Arts: 
Reading: Foundational Skills