NWS: Taking Off!
Author: Edited by Steve Barlow, Steve Skidmore
Published: February 2000
Format: Hardback 192 pages
Level: Age 11-16+
This thematic collection contains motivating and accessible short stories and non-fiction texts. Topics include sport, crime, war, and "weird!". Activities help students to understand and compare a variety of text types. It is suitable for Year 7 pupils working towards National Curriculum Level 4.