Built in partnership with educators, myWorld Interactive Social Studies applies the latest research and technology to effectively engage students in social studies through civic involvement and literacy. Students will learn about their world while covering the core social studies standards. A highly flexible blend of print and digital materials maximizes student learning and classroom time.
myWorld Interactive Social Studies is a research-based, student-centered instructional model with a four-part structure enhances teaching and learning. Students will interact with the content by Connecting, Investigating, Synthesizing, and Demonstrating their understanding. The instructional design balances direct instruction, small group interaction, hands-on practice, robust resources, and scaffolded reading support.
myWorld Interactive Social Studies engages students in real-world activities and practices of citizenship. Students investigate and collaborate as they explore myWorld Interactive Social Studies content. The myWorld Interactive Social Studies program uses an Interactive Student Worktext approach to promote active learning and supports students who are learning to read. This engaging research-based format was designed to help encourage students to interact with the textbook like never before. Students will love writing, drawing, circling, and underlining content in their own Worktexts. Students will also connect to social studies content through key literacy skills that will ultimately lead to long-term retention of skills and concepts. In addition to the print components, the digital course offers a variety of assets engaging today’s digital native bringing social science content alive and making it relevant to today’s elementary student.