Google Read and Write

Read and Write for Chrome Browser

Read and Write for iPad





How to do access Read & Write?

  • Chromebook - you automatically have access to it when you are logged in. You may have to click the icon in the top toolbar and accept permissions.

  • Laptop/desktop - Sign in to the Chrome browser with your Google Workspace (school email) account. Click here for instructions on how to sign in to the Chrome Browser.

  • iPad - Any iPad that is enrolled in MK's MDM should already have the Read & Write App on it. Otherwise, download the Read & Write app.


Who has access to Read & Write?

  • All MK students and teachers have access to all features of Read & Write via their school email account. For those accessing Read & Write on iPad, there are some features that will not work.


Read & Write for Chrome

Read & Write for Google Chrome offers a range of powerful support tools to help students gain confidence with:

  • Reading

  • Writing

  • Studying

  • Research


The key features are as follows:

  • Hearing words, passages, or whole documents read aloud with easy-to-follow dual colour highlighting

  • Seeing the meaning of words explained with text and picture dictionaries

  • Hearing text translated into other languages

  • Getting suggestions for the current or next word as you type

  • Turning words into text as you speak

  • Highlighting text in documents or the web and collect for use in other documents

  • Creating and listening to voice notes directly inside of Google Docs

  • Simplify and summarize text on web pages

  • Works with web pages and common file types in Google Drive, including Google Docs & PDF