This 1-year subscription gives online access to Rufus lutulentus for a teacher and up to 180 students. Each listen-and-read chapter has an interactive set of vocabulary, questions and Textivate online games. A printable Index is provided for each book. Teacher collaboration is encouraged. Using the Google form found in each Index teachers can contribute their materials they create in any platform for the benefit of other teachers. Once approved by the author it will go on the Storylabs platform.
All individual accounts include e-notebooks, which can be used by teachers for lesson plans and notes, and used by students to reflect on their reading and comprehension. Teachers can view the entries in these student notebooks and keep students accountable with the time-per-file tracker.
"Was there a time when you or your younger siblings went through some kind of gross phase? Rufus is a Roman boy who likes to be muddy. He wants to be covered in mud everywhere in Rome, but quickly learns from Romans who bathe daily that it’s not OK to do so in public. Can Rufus find a way to be muddy?"