Thank you for exploring Read the World.

By Kristin Ziemke and Katie Muhtaris

Read The World


In this sample, you will find:

  • A Letter to Readers
  • Chapter 1 Opener
    • Laying the Groundwork: Foundational Structures for Today’s Learner
  • Chapter 2 Opener
    • Reading Today’s Texts: Comprehension and Thinking in a Digital Age
      Try It: Responding and Connecting Using Visual Tools: Comment Productively and Kindly
  • Chapter 3 Opener
    • Critical Reading: Developing an Empathic Stance through Connected Literacy
      Try It:
      Shifting Perspective: Build Our Empathy Vocabulary
  • Chapter 4 Opener
    • Student Agency: Rethinking Action for a Better World
      Try It: Inspiring Students to Action: Ask Questions to Understand an Issue

In Read the World, Kristin Ziemke and Katie Muhtaris draw from their own rich pedagogical background and classroom experience to provide teaching strategies and flexible lessons that support students in acquiring the skills they need to thrive—academically, socially, and emotionally—in today’s digital world.