Wordly Wise 3000 - Paterson Public Schools

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Wordly Wise 3000
Paterson Public Schools
Humanities Department
What is Wordly
Wise?
PD Module
Grades 4-8
The Importance of Vocabulary
Learn why vocabulary instruction
is the key to success!
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What is Wordly Wise 3000?
Wordly Wise 3000…
• Provides systematic academic vocabulary instruction – developing the
critical link between vocabulary and reading comprehension.
• Provides teachers with manageable, easy to use
resources for delivering effective, direct vocabulary
instruction along with word learning strategies.
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Wordly Wise
3000!
• Adheres to the rigor of the CCSS.
• Aligns to the student learning objectives
of the NJ Model Curriculum Framework.
• Fits RTI tiers.
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Features and Benefits of Wordly Wise 3000
Features
Benefits
Words selected from grade level literature, text, and Direct instruction of words recognized as important,
high stakes tests.
useful, and/or difficult for each grade level will
increase students reading comprehension and
improve assessment scores.
Dictionary style word lists that also include context
sentences containing previously learned words.
Dictionary familiarly is a tool that can broaden and
deepen knowledge of words. Context sentences
provide a deeper understanding to establish word
knowledge and application.
A variety of challenging and engaging exercises and
built in review
Students learn new words better when they actively
engage with them often and in various contents.
Word study exercises that feature Greek and Latin
roots, synonyms and antonyms and prefixes and
suffixes
Students learn how to use information about word
pars to figure out the meaning of words in text.
Nonfiction reading passages that incorporate lesson
words in a rich context.
Students apply their knowledge in an actual reading
experience. Accompanying reading comprehension
questions allow teachers to assess understanding.
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Classroom Components of Wordly Wise 3000
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Teacher’s Resource Book
Student Books
Free Web Resources
Free IPAD App
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Classroom Components of Wordly Wise 3000
Teacher’s Resource Book Includes:
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Vocabulary instruction strategies and techniques
Black line Master Tests
Reproducible Lesson Reviews
Answer Keys
Opportunities to Connect to the district and CCSS through..
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Alignment to the CCSS
Alignment to the Model Curriculum SLO’s
Accountable talk / discussion opportunities
Applying close reading strategies
Citing textual evidence
Opportunities for differentiation and intervention
Preparation for the PARCC assessment
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Classroom Components of Wordly Wise 3000
Student Books
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Consistent, accessible lesson structure
Multiple exposures to words
Nonfiction reading passages
Review exercises
 Each student will have their own student book
to apply close reading strategies and mark up
the text.
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Classroom Components of Wordly Wise 3000
Dictionary Style Words
Comprehension Questions
Daily Exercises A- D
Informational Text passages
Fun Facts to Extend Thinking
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Classroom Components of Wordly Wise 3000
Click on the book to see Grade Level sample Lessons from Wordly Wise 3000
Grade 4
Grade 5
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
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Classroom Components of Wordly Wise 3000
Free Web Resources
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Interactive vocabulary games
Word lists with audio and visual support
Downloadable graphic organizers
Free IPAD app
Visit www.wordlywise3000.com
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Classroom Components of Wordly Wise
Click the icon to view an example of the free online resources for
students.
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Classroom Components of Wordly Wise 3000
Click on the book to see the Grade Level online component for Wordly Wise 3000
Grade 4
Grade 5
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
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Classroom Components of Wordly Wise
Click the icon to view an example of the free online resources for
teachers.
Click here to see the graphic organizer download
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Classroom Implementation of Wordly Wise 3000
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Wordly Wise explicit vocabulary instruction will be no longer than 15 minutes daily
beginning on October 6th.
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Each lesson will last one full six day cycle
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Teachers will have the flexibility on how to best implement the exercises in their
classroom, intervention, and homework.
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Passages will be used in multiple ways and
tied to the SLO’s for each unit of the
model curriculum.
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Teachers have flexibility on how and
when they will assess their students.
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Passages can be tied to cross curricular
writing.
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Classroom Implementation of Wordly Wise 3000
All passages can be
tied directly to
Reading
Informational Text
standards.
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Classroom Implementation of Wordly Wise 3000
Sample 6 Day Cycle using Wordly Wise 3000
Day
1
Reading
Cold read
IFL / Close
read
Connection
Read to get
the gist
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Vocabulary
Skill
Activity
Homework
Introduce
words / Finding
meanings
Reread the passage
and complete
Activity 1A
In small groups
create concept
definition maps
Presentation and / or
gallery walk
Activity 1B / 1C
Text can be
embedded to target
SLO’s.
Yes R.I 6.4
3
Rereading the
passage
Read to find
significant
moments
synonyms
1D
Summarizing the
passage using
synonyms
Yes R.I 6.2
4
Rereading the
passage
Read to
interpret
Understanding
Vocabulary to
enhance
comprehension
1E in with partners 1-7
1E – Questions 8-15
Yes R.I 6.1; R.I 6.5
Cloze Read
Study for Assessment
(OPTIONAL)
Vocabulary
Assessment/ Text
assessment through
teacher generated
questions
Fun Facts
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Read passage
Read to
analyze
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INTERVENTION
•Wordly Wise 3000 can be used to target specific
students in addition to your entire class.
•Vocabulary instruction can be revisited in small groups
during intervention time.
•Using the online resources can provide scaffolded
support to meet the needs of your special education and
English language learners.
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Questions and Answers
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