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.
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.
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.
Leila Meyer is a technology writer based in British Columbia. She can be reached at [email protected].