Snap & Read is a Google extension and reading tool for Google Chrome located at the top right of the Chrome toolbar. Snap & Read highlights text as it is read aloud across websites, PDFs, and Google documents. This tool supports a number of diverse reading needs, including students with dyslexia, English learners, and even students who want to build upon their current vocabulary.
Snap & Read is a multifunctional tool, providing these supports to students:
- Reads accessible and inaccessible text;
- Levels vocabulary;
- Translates to over 100 languages;
- Provides study tools that support writing by outlining;
- Removes distractions from web sites to provide a supportive, online reading experience;
- Supports focus with color overlay/reading line guides for students;
- Picture-supported dictionary;
- Accesses text in embedded images and inaccessible PDFs with a Screenshot Reader;
- Annotates and highlights PDF documents.