What in the World Is the World Wide Web?

What in the World Is the World Wide Web?
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In What in the World Is the World Wide Web? readers will follow five students from the United States, the United Kingdom, and New Zealand as they ask Pat Quinn a variety of questions about the World Wide Web. They send their questions by email.

The features of this book are:

  • The combination of personal narrative and factual text
  • The page layout:- borders, inserts, different typefaces, italics
  • The information in charts and fact boxes
  • Technical language:- home page, database, download, browser
  • The introduction and conclusion:- “Logging On” and “Logging Off”
  • The use of illustrations as well as photographs to show further information

What in the World Is the World Wide Web? can be used to introduce and reinforce the following skills:

  • Retrieving information from text to answer questions
  • Using a glossary
  • Understanding acronyms
  • Using the text as a model for personal writing
  • Using keywords to search for information
  • Using charts to display procedural text.

Themes covered in this book are: Communication, The Media, Science and Technology

Reading Level: 31++ (Black)

AuthorPat Quinn

SeriesSkyrider Chapters

Year Level6

Guided Reading Level30

GenreExplanation | Interview | Letter/Email/Postcard

Theme/TopicCommunication | media | Science and Technology

Strategy/SkillsInformation skills | Using graphic sources | vocabulary and word

Page Count32