New Sora App Offers Badges for Reading OverDrive eBooks!

New Sora App Engages Students With New Features

Download from Apple App or Google Play Stores Setup code: heritageca

A State-of-the-Art Reading Experience

Whether you’re reading for class or for fun, Sora’s eBook reader makes it easy.

Powerful tools

Add bookmarks, make notes and highlights, define words, and more.

Fixed-layout support

Comic books, graphic novels, picture books, and textbooks as they’re meant to be read.

Read-alongs

Select titles have professional narration so you can follow along with the text.

Reading settings for everyone

Adjust the font type (including dyslexic font), font size, and lighting in most books.

Synced progress

Your place, bookmarks, notes, and highlights sync between devices so you can pick up right where you left off.

More features

  • Search for words or phrases within the text
  • Touch a word to define
  • Touch words or sections to highlight
  • Touch and drag over a word or section to add notes
  • View notes and highlights on home or account screen
  • View recently defined words
  • Keeps track of
    • total eBooks read,
    • average time per session,
    • reading streak,
    • total time read,
    • average time per book, and
    • longest reading streak
  • Tracks achievements as badges
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By |2018-08-07T13:27:57+00:00August 7th, 2018|Categories: Apps, eBooks, Educational technology, K - 12, OverDrive eLibrary, Technology|Tags: , , |1 Comment

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I have a strong passion for education, particularly in the areas of discipleship and technology, and so contributing to HCOS through our Learning Commons, and through teaching various STEAM workshops and Community Connections classes is highly rewarding for me personally and professionally.

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  1. September News! – HCS Learning Commons September 12, 2018 at 9:18 am - Reply

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