Open up the throttle and learn about the tricks, stunts and equipment needed for dirt bike fun.
Learn all about these man eaters, discover different types of sharks, read about real-life survivors and other exciting stories.
Don’t bring just any weapon to this GUN battle! Which nerf gun is the best? Find out which gun suits your Nerf war.
Climbing Mt Everest, falling off cliffs, pro-bull riding and road bikes racing at speeds over 200km/hr – you can’t miss this.
Sport, sport, sport
Cricket, rugby, soccer, AFL, surfing, skateboarding, tennis – whatever your fix, we have it here.
Be amazed by giant 5 metre robots that are custom made for destruction and read about the tiny gadgets that can change the world.
Read about killers in the sea, on land and in the air. You never know, it may save your life if you ever come face to face with one of them.
Sticky and icky but stomach-churning fun to read. There’s something here for all ages.
Weapons and Secret Agent Files
Learn the tricks of the trade of being a secret agent or spy. Read about fighter planes and war weapons.
Get your heart racing with stories about cave diving, rock climbing, canoeing down rapids, adventure stories and more.
Dangerous, action-packed historical events related to Cavemen, Gladiators, Vlad the Impaler, Vikings, Tribal Wars and Polar Exploration.
Are ghosts real? Some things cannot be easily explained: vampires, the Bermuda Triangle, ghosts, spirits and more. Many of these stories are true – read if you dare!
PS or X-box? Which gaming gadgets are worth the money? Console vs Computer?
The Great Stink
How do astronauts go to the toilet in space? Which animals are truly disgusting?
Deadly Crime Scenes
Can you solve the ‘Who did it?’ story? How can one fingerprint solve a murder?
Acid rain, icebergs, cyclones, earthquakes and many more. This section contains amazing facts but also real-life survivor stories!
The shuffling, moaning, walking dead. How would you prepare for the zombie apocalypse? Read some narrative zombie stories too.
How Stuff Works
Learn about velcro, chewing gum, clouds, lasers, the human eye, glow worms and many more.
World’s Most Dangerous Jobs
From bomb disposal experts, loggers, firefighters to pilots, read about the risks associated with the most hazardous occupations. (written for older readers)
Are you for real?
This topic explores various phenomenon including giant mosquitoes, the Yeti (Abominable Snowman), Yowie, The Lost City of Atlantis and the Loch Ness monster.
The desert is dry, barren, hot and silent – not a drop of water for months. If the desert is so hostile, then how can things survive?
Lost in the bush? Is fire a threat? Is your boat sinking? Handy information that is life-saving.
(For grades 6 to 9) Covering pre-packaged energy foods, bullying, body image, and an interesting story from a past gang member.
Wars and Battles
Learn about tank warfare, battle stories and much more.
What every boy should have…
This topic looks at why you should have a pet dog, an ant farm, a pet boa constrictor, a pot-bellied pig, a very expensive bike and more. You just need to convince mum and dad!!
Drool with envy at cars that are fast and furious!
Why is this such a popular game? Read more about this craze.
Weird and Wacky Animals
Learn surprising facts about zebras, rats, spiders, chameleons and rare Australian animals.
Milk or no milk? What’s your opinion on junk food? Plus reading tasks on making some amazing foods.
High Tech Toys
Read about the Revo glider, minidrones, Sphero and other gadgets that you’d like in your toy box!
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