Wonder World is a new series of textbooks on social studies for classes 3 to 5 and social sciences for classes 6 to 8. The textbooks for classes 6 to 8 are divided into three parts history, geography, and social and political life. Wonder World conforms to the vision of the National Curriculum Framework, 2005, and the NCERT syllabus, 2005. This new series attempts to draw the learners’ attention to the broad span of time, space, and life in society through lucid language, supported by thoughtfully curated maps, diagrams, and pictures.
•Warm-up activities providing questions and discussions as introduction to concepts
•Approach through observation, classification, and inference
•Cues such as in-text queries, did you know, games, experiments, and projects to connect knowledge to application
•Exploration and data interpretation through hands-on activities that relate to the child’s immediate environment
•Assessment sheets for reinforcement
•Higher Order Thinking Skills (HOTS) to implement CBSE guidelines through situation analysis, research cues, and website references