Getting Started with myON News, Powered by News-O-Matic
Learn how to navigate Renaissance myON News™, powered by News-O-Matic.
Front Page Overview
- Select the News tab.
- View the current five articles of the day. Select a current article to read.
- Use the arrow to view articles from previous days. You can view previous articles as far back as March 2017.
Navigating an Article
As you read an article, you can do the following:
Use the Options on the Right
As you read the article, use the options on the right side of the page.
Turn audio on.
Hear audio in English, French or Spanish. Note: myON News is published in American English.
Choose the text size you prefer.
See the geographical location of the article and some fun facts, and learn how far away the article location is from where you are.
Play a video to learn more.
Open a slideshow to learn more. Use the arrows to navigate through the slideshow.
Open a fact related to the article.
Act - Open a suggestion action you can take now that you have read the article.
Read about the author.
Read the credit and citation information for the source of the article and other materials.
View Definitions of Vocabulary Words
Vocabulary words in the article are underlined. Select one to hear it pronounced and to see what it means. In the definition window, you can click More to see more information. In the example below, you can see a longer definition and the pronunciation; click the speaker icon to hear the word again.
Rate the Article
At the end of the article, choose a rating.
Select a Book in the Read More Section
Select one of the "Read More" books to see more information. You can also choose to read the book or add it to your list.
Take the Quiz
Answer the quiz questions under the article. Then, select Turn In Answers.
Navigate to Other Articles
At the bottom of the article, use the arrows to see the other articles from the current edition of the news (five articles total).