The SAG-AFTRA Foundation’s award-winning children’s literacy website, Storyline Online, streams videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creatively produced illustrations. Readers include Viola Davis, Chris Pine, Lily Tomlin, Kevin Costner, Annette Bening, James Earl Jones, Betty White and dozens more.
Storyline Online receives over 100 million views annually from children all over the world.
Reading aloud to children has been shown to improve reading, writing and communication skills, logical thinking and concentration, and general academic aptitude, as well as inspire a lifelong love of reading. Teachers use Storyline Online in their classrooms, and doctors and nurses play Storyline Online in children’s hospitals.
Storyline Online is available 24 hours a day for children, parents, caregivers and educators worldwide. Each book includes supplemental curriculum developed by a credentialed elementary educator, aiming to strengthen comprehension and verbal and written skills for English-language learners.
Storyline Online is a program of the SAG-AFTRA Foundation. The Foundation is a nonprofit organization that relies entirely on gifts, grants and donations to fund Storyline Online and produce all of its videos.
You can help the SAG-AFTRA Foundation create more Storyline Online videos and new content, so that we can read to millions more children every month. By giving a gift to Storyline Online, you can help advance children’s literacy, and improve children’s lives. Your support makes a world of difference.
Here is what's new in this version of the Storyline Online app.
- The 'Library' link in the menu was renamed 'All Books'.
- The video host option for MyVRSpot has been removed.
Ratings and Reviews
Excellent narrations to go along with the visuals of the book.
I’m really hoping for an Apple TV version soon, so I going to tie up my computer whenever I’m showing it to the kids at school on the big screen.
As a Kindergarten teacher I have been using storyline online for many years! The actors do such a great job at reading these stories and keeping my kiddos engaged! Love love love!!!
Excellent and recommend to everyone but lately can’t hear anything and my volume is good. Help
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.