Links to Next Generation Science, C3 Social Studies, and STEM.

WorldWise is a high-interest literacy program for Grades 3-5 that encourages inquiry and questioning while extending knowledge in science, social studies and a range of STEM topics. WorldWise creates a powerful and effective learning culture.

WorldWise features include:

  • First Reading Session: Introduce challenging or unfamiliar vocabulary, Focus on reading strategies specific to the book

  • Second Reading Session: Build understanding with Independent and Partner Work, Reading with teacher support, Reflecting on reading strategies

  • Final Reading session: Use discussion prompts to encourage collaborative conversations about the book, Encourage higher-level thinking with suggestions for questions

  • Beyond the Book: Connect reading and writing with teacher modelling and prompts for student practice, Use writing templates to write their own informational texts.