ISTE 2017 Coverage

Wordly Wise i3000 Adds Quizlet Integration

EPS Instruction and Intervention, a division of School Specialty, has unveiled new editions of Wordly Wise for the 2017-2018 school year. Wordly Wise 3000 4th Edition is the print version of the vocabulary instruction program, and Wordly Wise i3000 is the digital version.

According to the company, both programs provide direct academic vocabulary instruction and practice with the goal of improving reading comprehension. Each lesson includes peer sharing opportunities and differentiated reading passages.

Wordly Wise 3000 4th Edition includes new and updated activities such as Turn and Talk, which is designed to encourage peer-to-peer interaction. It is available for kindergarten through grade 12 and includes student books and teacher resource books

The digital Wordly Wise i3000 program includes self-paced activities with automatic scoring, as well as opportunities for social sharing. Each lesson begins with a self-assessment followed by practice and application activities. A 12-month subscription is available for grades 2 through 12.

Both versions of the program include access to Quizlet, an online platform that offers study tools such as flashcards, fill-in-the-blank and matching activities, as well as several testing options such as multiple choice and true-or-false. Students can access pre-loaded Wordly Wise 3000 study sets in Quizlet, and teachers can monitor all student activity within Quizlet.

Further information about both versions of Wordly Wise 3000 is available on the EPS School Specialty site.

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