Have you ever wondered what supernova is, why the Sun shines so brightly or why Swiss cheese has holes? If yes, here is a great websites that will help you to find the answers to your questions and feed you with a new wonder every day.
Wonderopolis is a website that asks and answers interesting questions . The website posts a question every day as the wonder of the day. The question is answered with a text, pictures and a video. Then, the wonder goes on with some open-ended following activities that you can do. After reading, you can test your knowledge by taking the test about the wonder. Also, the text helps the students by giving the definitions of the unknown words.
The site is a joyful and a playful website that will spark the creativity and curiosity in our students.
cross-posted at ozgekaraoglu.edublogs.org
Özge Karaoglu is an English teacher and educational consultant in teaching young learners and teaching with web-based technologies. She is the author of Minigon ELT book series, which aims to teach English to young learners through stories. Read more of her ideas about teaching English through technology and Web-based tools at ozgekaraoglu.edublogs.org.