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The Ooka Island Adventure
An Adaptive Reading Curriculum
For Grades PreK-2

Another BEST DEAL ON THE PLANET!

The Homeschool Buyers Co-op is pleased to announce a BEST DEAL ON THE PLANET for The Ooka Island Adventure, an adaptive learn-to-read curriculum for grades PreK-2.

Engage Your Child with a 3D Interactive Reading Curriculum

The Ooka Island Adventure takes young ones on an online adventure that teaches them the foundations of reading without their realizing it. What's more, the adventure is tailored to each student as the adaptive learning system automatically adjusts the learning path of each student. Along the way, the program introduces and builds on the five key areas of reading including phonemic awareness, phonetics, vocabulary, fluency, and reading comprehension.

Set in a tropical virtual world, Ooka Island goes beyond online reading activities by sending each child on a heroic quest to teach others how to read. Your child will join Auntie Kay and a recurring cast of characters in an ongoing storyline with activities, game-based incentives, 85 eBooks divided into 6 series, and new surprises around each corner to help keep your child engaged and motivated for the duration of the approximate 80-hour curriculum.

The Ooka Island Adventure's key innovative feature is its READirect™ technology, a learning-based algorithm that adapts to each child's pace and skill level to help ensure mastery in every area of reading. With each click of the program, your child receives a customized curriculum tailored to his or her needs.

The program is also aligned with the Common Core Standards to guide your child on the path to becoming a fluent reader. Additional features include:

  • Safe and fun environment: The Ooka Island Adventure provides a safe and fun place for your beginning reader. Once your child has completed the program, they are not only the hero of Ooka Island, but they have been provided with the skills to be able to read at a 2nd grade level.
  • OOKACOMPASS™: An optional reading assessment for children who already have a foundation in reading and could benefit from a fast track.
  • OOKA Lighthouse™: As children learn to read on Ooka Island, their progress is captured in real-time and organized into detailed reports for parents to view securely online.
  • CHEEReader™: To encourage and support young learners, Ooka Island has its own CHEEReader messaging system whereby you (or even another relative) can greet the child when they log in with messages like "Great job!" and "Hooray for you!"

With Signature Co-op GroupBuy Savings!

The Ooka Island Adventure is available as an annual license for either an Individual Student or as a Family (up to four students). By purchasing through the Co-op, members can save up to 68%!

Interested?  Here's What You Do:

  1. Get more information about The Ooka Island Adventure

    • View the video segment at the top of this page.
    • Sign up for a FREE 14 Day Trial so you can determine if this early reading curriculum is right for your child.
    • Visit the Ooka Island website for complete information on The Ooka Island Adventure.
    • Review this video of how Ooka Island came to be with Dr. Kay MacPhee and Jim Barber, the founders of Ooka Island.
  2. Please be an informed consumer and carefully read the Terms & Conditions. The T&Cs tell you everything you need to know about this offer. By placing an order, you are agreeing to the T&Cs.

    In Particular:

    • Fulfillment: Once you place your order, your order information will be sent to Ooka Island to activate your new subscription. Please allow three (3) business days for Ooka Island to activate your subscription. When they have done so, they will send you an email with your final usernames and passwords, along with "Getting Started" instructions. If you don't get that email within three (3) business days, please contact Ooka Island Support for help. Please do not contact the Co-op; we'll simply refer you to Ooka Island since they are the ones who will be able to help you.
    • Renewals: If you wish to renew, please use the form below. You can elect to keep your child’s progress when renewing or start over with a new account.
    • Service Fee: The Co-op will charge a one-time, nonrefundable service fee of $2.95 to help cover some of our cost of providing this service.
  3. Complete the order form below.
  4. Don't keep these savings a secret -- tell your friends. If they buy, you'll earn BONUS SmartPoints:
     


  
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Annual Subscription for Individual Student License

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Retail Price: $124.95
Current Group Price: $39.98
Current Group Savings: 68%
Qty. Price(ea) Savings
-> 1+ $39.98  OR  4000 SP 68%
*SP = SmartPoints
 
An annual subscription to Ooka Island Adventure for an individual student and one parent/teacher.

The entire program includes approximately 80 hours of curriculum and 85 eBooks.

Instructions for Account Activation:

  1. If you have already signed up for a FREE Trial, please select whether or not you would like to keep your child's progress from the Trial. If you have not signed up for a FREE Trial, please select "Set up New Account".
  2. Please provide a Parent/Teacher Username (no longer than 15 characters) and a Parent/Teacher Password (between 8 and 10 characters) that will be used to activate your account in the spaces provided below.
  3. Please also provide a Student Username (no longer than 15 characters) and select one of the Student Picture Passwords for your child in the spaces provided below. If you would like to change the Picture Password at a later time, you will be able to do this in the program.
  4. Please allow three (3) business days for Ooka Island to activate your subscription. When they have done so, they will send you an email with your final usernames and passwords, along with "Getting Started" instructions. If you don't get that email within three (3) business days, please contact Ooka Island Support for help.
Annual Subscription for Family License (up to four students)

Qty:
Retail Price: $149.95
Current Group Price: $52.00
Current Group Savings: 65%
Qty. Price(ea) Savings
-> 1+ $52.00  OR  5200 SP 65%
*SP = SmartPoints
 
An annual subscription to Ooka Island Adventure for a Family (up to four students) and one parent/teacher.

The entire program includes approximately 80 hours of curriculum and 85 eBooks.

Instructions for Account Activation:

  1. If you have already signed up for a FREE Trial, please select whether or not you would like to keep your child's progress from the Trial. If you have not signed up for a FREE Trial, please select "Set up New Account".
  2. Please provide a Parent/Teacher Username (no longer than 15 characters) and a Parent/Teacher Password (between 8 and 10 characters) that will be used to activate your account in the spaces provided below.
  3. Please also provide for each student that will use Ooka Island Adventure (up to four students): a Student Username (no longer than 15 characters) and select one of the Student Picture Passwords for your child in the spaces provided below. If you would like to change the Picture Password at a later time, you will be able to do this in the program.
  4. Please allow three (3) business days for Ooka Island to activate your subscription. When they have done so, they will send you an email with your final usernames and passwords, along with "Getting Started" instructions. If you don't get that email within three (3) business days, please contact Ooka Island Support for help.
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My parents gifted us with the money to purchase Ooka-island and we are so blessed because of their generosity. Double blessed because I was able to find the special price offered by Homeschool Buyers Co-op which made it even more affordable! My four year old LOVES this program and it is quite exciting for her to save elves and learn at the same time. It reaches into her imagination as well as teaching her the alphabet, phonics and reading skills. Thank you!
Tara Young, Co-op Member
We've been using Ooka Island for a few months now and my kids LOVE it. Two of my children are teens with developmental delays and my third is a kindergartener and this program suits the needs of all 3. When I pulled my 13 year old from school she was able to "read" (ie. piece sounds together) but her comprehension was appalling. This program works on comprehension AND the ability to read - I've noticed great strides in both areas with all 3 kids. I've already mentioned it to several friends whose kids are beginning or struggling readers.
Michelle E., Co-op Member
My 6-year old reluctant reader enjoys this program. I like that there are online workbook materials that we can print and use off-line too. The program took a long time to install, will not run on our 7-year old computer, and has very slow choppy graphics on our 1-year old computer. Probably a new high-end computer would work better. My daughter doesn't seem to mind the slow graphics though.
Laurie, Co-op Member
I purchased the Ooka Island for our 4 yr old grand daughter. She gets bored with only paper learning items. immediately loved it. I am amazed at how fast she navigates around all by herself. She wants to "do her school" as she says everyday. She asks me, I don't have to ask her. Highly recommend Ooka
Ronda Thomson, Co-op Member
We tried Ooka during for the trial period - We are homeschooling 3 kids. My oldest (8) speeds through it, but finds it highly enjoyable. My second has learning difficulties (6) and I noticed an immediate difference with her comprehension and retention. PLUS, she was able to use the computer appropriately (without too much difficulty vs. some other systems that were just too hard.) My last child (3) watched during the trial play and walked around the house immediately making sounds and pointing out letters. We decided to purchase the years produ...(more)
Robin K., Co-op Member
My kids are having so much fun with this program! They like unlocking the pets and compete with each other on how many books they have read! My middle child (6) had no interest in starting to read before this program, but now she cannot wait. I actually will tell them that we need to move on and they need to stop after 45 minutes!

Thank you for offering this program.
Gwen, Co-op Member
My kids love playing it. I have recommended other to use this program. My daughter loves the popcorn library.
Susie, Co-op Member
My daughter has really enjoyed the Ooka Island program. She started with very little knowledge of letter sounds and now, a few weeks later, knows many sounds and is almost ready to start reading. One of my favorite components of the Ooka Island program is a game (Cave of Sounds) that encourages the chlidren to listen for a particular phonetic sound. I believe that this was the key for her. Ooka Island has many activities to keep a young child engaged in learning and, after completing a certain amount of "guided" play, children are given their c...(more)
Danielle B., Co-op Member
My 4.5 yr old son is obsessed with ooka island. He was already reading on a 1st grade level but the program has helped solidify his foundation. He considers the program a special treat and loves being a "hero". Their phonics system is very comprehensive and fun. It is a reward you can feel good about giving at the end of a challenging homeschool day.
MJE, Co-op Member
We had run up against a brick wall after using Reading Eggs for a few months. Apparently, my son had managed to guess too many correct answers and was "in over his head." His reading progress was at a standstill. Enter Ooka Island! While it has fewer distinct activities than Reading Eggs, it seems to be designed a little better in terms of preventing kids from advancing via good guesses. In addition, the program "reads" a book with the child at each level, prompting the child in context-based expectant reading and requiring the student to corre...(more)
Susan in CT, Co-op Member
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