Brainwaves - Nonfiction to grab the grey matter! Reading age 6+. Interest ages 6-13.
The Brainwaves books are 32 page, full-colour, nonfiction books with attitude that will grab even the most reluctant readers' attention‹and hold it! The books are visually appealing and encourage active student involvement, covering high interest topics such as great inventions, secret codes and extreme sports.
Titles and themes:
Dinosaur Dig - Excavation sites, Rivalry between fossil hunters, Sedimentary rock, Finding and preserving fossils, Work done by museums
Emergency - Emergency services, Roles of the police, fire brigade and ambulance, Casualty ward of hospital
Fighter Planes - Military aircraft, Speed of sound, Ejection Seats
Freaks of the Deep - Ocean zones, Creatures that live in the ocean, Defence methods, Strange features, Adaptation to lack of light, Survival, Hunting Methods
Inventing the Future - Gadgets and gizmos, Nanotechnology, Inventors and inventions, Transistors, microchips and microprocessors
Predators - Being preyed upon, Camoflage, Survival, Food chain