Una nuova collana di narrative destinate agli studenti che hanno già acquisto le prime competenze di lettura in lingua inglese, che guida i bambini a:
• utilizzare il testo per trovare e interpretare informazioni usando anche il glossario e gli indici;
• affrontare temi e argomenti più complessi, con un lessico più ampio;
• applicare competenze più approfondite per capire i caratteri dei personaggi e prevedere gli sviluppi successivi.
Pathfinders (Strand 1)
Honey and Toto: the story of a cheetah family: All cheetahs have a lifetime of danger. How can Honey the cheetah protect her cubs?
Connections: This non-fiction title traces the development of man – from the first, most simple tools, to modern day computers.
Leila's Game: Leila wants to help her friends win their basketball games. Can she find a winning strategy?
River Rescue: Kamon has finally finished his school exams and is looking forward to kayaking. A sudden flash flood changes his plans. With two boys stuck in the river, can Kamon and his dad save them?
The Mountain of Fire: Jun wants to be first to the top of Mount Merapi, but climbing an active volcano can be very dangerous.
Four Clever Brothers: This entertaining play script tells the story of four clever brothers. Are they camel thieves as Gilad suggests? The script can be read or performed.
Wayfarers (Strand 2)
You and Me: A collection of children's poems celebrating friendship and love around the world.
Timbuktu: Explore the ancient city of Timbuktu with Musa, from its first days 900 years ago, to modern life in this fascinating city.
Diving Under the Waves: Discover shipwrecks, find pearls and explore coral reefs with this book about diving.
Who is the Greatest?: Who is the greatest sportsperson? Decide for yourself in this book that introduces readers to 12 of the greatest sportspeople.
The Digger: The rusty old digger has been in Dak's village for years. Dak is sure he can get it working again, but can he?
The Mystery of Sol: In this play script, Sol and Lonny are new to the school. They are behaving very strangely, can Ava work out why?
Explorers (Strand 3)
Skyscrapers: Discover how skyscrapers are built and find out more about some of the world's most spectacular skyscrapers, including the Burj Khalifa and Petronas Twin Towers.
Dolphins in the Wild: Discover dolphins, where they live, how they communicate and what threatens them.
The Changing Climate: How is our climate changing and what will this mean in the future?
A Tale of Two Sinbads: After three years of adventures, Sinbad finally returns home. Will anyone recognise him?
Hunters of the Sea: The story of how a young boy from Hawaii came to be on board a whaling ship and how his kindness saved him.
Journey to Callisto: A fictional account of a mission to colonise Jupiter's second largest moon, Callisto. It begins two years before the launch and leads up to blast off!
Voyagers (Strand 4)
Movie World: Explore the history of film-making, meet stars from the past and present and discover how films are made.
The Refugee Camp: When the war comes, Ahmed and his family leave the city in search of a better future, but life in the refugee camp proves to be difficult.
The White Elephant: The cruel king of Siam punishes gentle Preecha with a terrible test. If he fails, exile or the Royal Tigers will be waiting for him.
Meltdown: It's the year 2148 and radiation from a superflare has knocked out all technology. Read Malah's journal entries as she recounts her efforts to reunite with her mum.
Tamerlane and the Boy: The great warlord Tamerlane and his army come to Kioni's village causing terrible damage. Can Kioni stand up to Tamerlane and help his mother and sister?
The Cave at the End of the World: The Old Man of the Mountain asks Tig to visit him at his cave. What does he want and can Uga let her go alone?