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1000 Words for Beginning Learners

Our new educational game app—WILD WORD LEARNER—is now available to play with 183 wordlists from WILD spread over 12 great topics. Read the full description and download the free app for your young learners now! Natural Environment73 vocabulary words relating to items in…


WILD for PreK-2 Vocabulary learning

The Wordsmyth Illustrated Learner’s Dictionary (WILD) is organized into four sections that facilitate children’s vocabulary learning in two ways: (a) learning new words for concepts the child already has, and (b) learning new concepts and new words that add new ways of organizing…


WILD Word Learner App

WILD Word Learner is a companion app to the Wordsmyth Illustrated Learner’s Dictionary (WILD). This educational game app gives young learners the opportunity to learn close to 1000 carefully selected words from WILD.  These words are distributed over twelve kid-friendly topics and nearly 200 wordlists and make a delightful introduction to the world of English words.


A Detailed Look at Navigating in WILD

The following is a guide designed to make clear the real nitty-gritty of navigation within WILD. It discusses all four components of WILD—the Book, Collections, World, and Picture Dictionary—but it focuses most particularly on navigation within the Collections and within the WILD World.…


Quick-start guide to using WILD

This overview of the structure and general operation of WILD is designed to help teachers get started using this rich online resource with their students.