WHIZ offers Lower Secondary NT students a diverse variety of current topics, authentic non-fiction texts, and skill-based language activities.

Articles are written based on broad educational themes:

  • Global and environmental issues
  • Cultures and diversity
  • Inspiring personalities and leaders
  • Discovery, science and nature
  • Sports and games
  • Personal recounts
  • Social emotional learning and character building

Language activities inside WHIZ cover language skills such as:

  • Grammar
  • Vocabulary
  • Writing

QR Codes: Related videos extend reader experience and encourage acquiring of information from different sources

Word Bank: Highlighted thematic vocabulary enriches writing and speaking skills

Let’s Discuss: Higher Order Thinking Questions promote critical thinking and creative problem solving

Differentiated worksheets provide language practice for the various exam-based sections aligned to the MOE English Syllabus 1195:

  • Editing
  • Language in Spoken Context
  • Modified Cloze
  • Reading Comprehension