Adding a read aloud extension in Chrome

  • If you would like to have your text read aloud to you on the computer using the Chrome Web Browser.. please follow the directions below. 
    Make sure to follow directions to add "Speakit" or "Read and Write for Google"to your chrome browser: Follow the directions below to add this extension

    How to Add the “Speak It” Extension


    1. Click on the 3 horizontal lines on the right-hand top of the screen

    2. Click on Settings

    3. Click on Extensions

    4. Type “SPEAK IT” into the Chrome Web Store box

    5. Click on “+ FREE”

    6. A box will appear at the top do you want to add? (Click on ADD)

    7. A speaker will appear next to your URL browser

    8. Go to your document set your cursor on the text

    9. Click the speaker! (make sure to have headphones)

     How to add the " Read and Write for Google: Extension
    1. Click on the 3 horizontal lines on the right-hand top of the screen

    2. Click on Settings

    3. Click on Extensions

    4. Type “Read and Write” into the Chrome Web Store box

    5. Click on “+ FREE”

    6. A box will appear at the top do you want to add? (Click on ADD)

    7. A speaker will appear next to your URL browser

    8. Go to your document set your cursor on the text (you will have to accept terms and conditions for the extension to access your document) 

    9. Click the green box within y our URL browser a menu will drop down.. (make sure to have headphones)