Parents can sign up for a free trial of Reading Eggspress by entering an email address and creating a password at ReadingEggspress.com. The site does not require a credit card to start the 14-day trial, but the user must verify her email address to activate the account.
When parents sign up for free Reading Eggspress trials, they also gain access to the Reading Eggs program and Mathseeds. At the end of the trial period, members must purchase a subscription to each site to continue using the available resources. Reading Eggspress offers a six-month subscription and a discounted annual rate, along with discounts for multiple children.
Reading Eggspress is designed for children between the ages of 7 and 13 and uses engaging online books and games to improve reading, spelling and comprehension skills. The Reading Eggspress library contains more than 1,000 e-books, including both fiction and nonfiction titles, and 200 reading comprehension lessons are available. Each lesson consists of pre-reading activities, a short text and a quiz to assess comprehension skills. The website also integrates games, rewards and other motivators into the program to keep students engaged.
Reading Eggs is appropriate for children between the ages of 3 and 7 to teach fundamental reading skills and instill a love of reading. Mathseeds is intended for ages 3 to 6 to introduce early math skills.