First, what the IBW IS NOT:
IBW is NOT:
- Illustrated text (in the tradition of a picture book)
- Animated portrayal of a story
- Animated short-shorts
- Animated flashcards
- Voice-over, narrated cartoon
What the IBW IS!
IBW, acronym for Interactive Book-Webscene*, is a proprietary storytelling format that integrates print text with multimedia literacy designed to carry the storyline visually.
IBW storytelling is both entertaining and educational for ages 2-12.
IBW titles include fiction, nonfiction and the new IBW genre
IBW series are foundational learning for STEM and Core objectives. (Consider the
Spectrum of IBW-VTC™ Series.)
What is IBW-VTC?
IBW storytelling format used in conjunction with our visual text comprehension (VTC) curriculum, the proprietary IBW-VTC™ prepares learners for the seven components of digital age literacy.
Digital learning means LOTS of VISUALS.
Where can children study the skills of visual text comprehension?
FREE VTC curriculum lessons are included in every IBW title.
* WEBSCENE is IBW terminology for the visual storytelling component containing multimedia elements, such as animation and film.
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