Prison Break!

And other adventures underground

Jane Turner
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High-interest topics that make science exciting.

Prison Break reveals the fascinating stories of daring prison break-outs, elaborate excape tunnels and the extraordinary cavers who spent weeks in dark, freezing caves 2000 metres underground! Read about the excape from Stalag Luft III, the tunnel under the Berlin Wall and hidden worlds underground.

From Surfing to the Secret Life of Rats, the Extreme series will excite and inspire 8 to 11 year olds. High-interest topics grab the reader and introduce key science concepts in an accessible and innovative way. The action-packed pages are designed to motivate struggling and reluctant readers, and a reading age of 7 makes the content super-accessible. Extreme titles are ideal for supporting creative classroom teaching and for spicing up topic libraries.

Author bio:

Consultant editor Jane Turner is the deputy Director of one of the UK's nine Science Learning Centres. Jane has 18 years' experience in primary education as a teacher, researcher and author. She has developed award-winning curriculum projects in science, literacy and technology and appears regularly on Teachers' TV as a primary science consultant.

Category: Children's non-fiction
ISBN: 9781408100196
Edition No: 1
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Imprint: A&C Black Children'S
Pub Date: April 2009
Page Extent: 32
Format: Book
Age: 8 - 11
Subject: Children's non-fiction

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