WorldWiseis a high-interest informational literacy program that encourages inquiry and questioning while extending knowledge in science, social studies, and a range of STEM topics.

WorldWiseteaches reading strategies simultaneously with natural, physical, and earth science, as well as social studies topics relevant to the grade level curriculum standards. Lesson Plans for each text establish a reading focus with explicit links to Next Generation Science Standards and C3 Social Studies Outcomes.

Students will develop strategies and skills to read informational texts across a range of text types while they learn to become informational text writers.


• Content that will immediately engage your students
• Diversity of the world students live in
• Graphic devices and striking photographs to support the content
• Research opportunities with Find Out More and Think About