Radar Top Jobs Resources
Top Jobs is a series of nine books in the Radar range - books that deliver streetwise, high interest, non-fiction reads to your classroom or library. Each title contains a range of literacy text types that feature in the form of magazine-style content:
• Expert interviews
• Debates on controversial topics
• Real Life stories (biographies)
• information articles
• posters, photoguides and many other visual aids.
These offer children gripping and engaging writing styles that can be used as part of inspirational stimulus activity in English, and other cross-curricular study.
The titles in this series are:
Being a DJ: Learn from the experts what it’s like to drop beats for a living.
Being a Formula One Racer: Chart the high-speed history of Formula One Racing.
Being a Make Up Artist: Let the professionals show you how to get that red-carpet look.
Being a Model: It takes more than just great looks to be a model!
Being a Pro Footballer: Top footballers rely on a behind-the-scenes team to keep them fit.
Being a Pro Snowboarder: Experience the adrenalin rush of a blue powder day.
Being a Stunt Performer: Swordfights and sky-high jumps are just part of the daily routine.
Celebrity Fashion Stylist: Discover how celebrity fashion shapes the fashion world.
Celebrity Photographer: Are the paparazzi just doing their job or are they invading people’s privacy?
Downloadable resources that support each title comprise:
1. Teaching notes about using the text types that appear in the books for extended studies, PLUS ideas for differentiation and Gifted students.
2. Photocopiable worksheets for free distribution to reinforce learning and writing skills.
Although these resources have been created to link with the books, they can be used separately.