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Books in the series: Project X Alien Adventures

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown-Grey Book Bands, Oxford Levels 9-14: Companion 3

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown-Grey Book Bands, Oxford Levels 9-14: Companion 3

Author: Tim Little Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Inspire a love of reading with this childrens companion to the Project X Alien Adventures series! Companion 3 is the perfect accompaniment to the Project X Alien Adventures series at Year 34/P45. It gives more information about the special watches, the characters, the gadgets and spaceships, as well as comic strip adventures and things to make and do ... including the Alien Adventures game! It can be used by children working independently or it can be shared with a friend/s or an adult. Teachers can use the companion: to introduce the Alien Adventures series to the whole class and generate excitement about the individual stories before they read them, as a springboard for writing opportunities, to help to generate talk with individuals, groups or with the whole class, as a perfect solution for wet breaktimes!

Project X Alien Adventures: Teaching Handbook Reception/P1

Project X Alien Adventures: Teaching Handbook Reception/P1

Author: Linda Tallent Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/09/2013

Written by early years' expert Linda Tallent, this Teaching Handbook supports Project X Alien Adventures at Reception/Primary 1. Inside you will find: - an easy-to-follow six-step approach to the series - advice for encouraging a love of independent reading in your classroom - best practice and top tips for developing independent readers - phonics progression charts - observation, planning and assessment charts - support for working with parents - a selection of photocopy masters to support follow-up work for every book in the year group.

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 13: Cyberbee Break Out

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 13: Cyberbee Break Out

Author: Mike Tucker Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their new robot micro-friend, Eight. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. The crew of the Excelsa respond to a distress signal from a nearby planet. When they land, they find a crashed ship and a robotic pilot called Hestan whose cargo of cyberbees has escaped. The un-programmed, metallic bees could cause chaos on the unspoiled Planet Florian. Its up to the micro-friends to help Hestan repair his ship and get the cyberbees back. But what caused the ship to crash in the first place? Could there be sinister forces at work? This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and give a follow-up activity to support children in their reading and comprehension skills.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red + Book Band, Oxford Level 19: Tornado Riders

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red + Book Band, Oxford Level 19: Tornado Riders

Author: Mike Tucker Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. Split up during a turbulent rip-jump, the micro-friends land on opposite sides of a world wrecked by tornados. Ant and Tiger become embroiled in the fast and furious world of tornado racing, but they have dark forces to contend with, like the hissing rip-vipers which drain the power from the racing vehicles. Meanwhile, Max and Cat are desperately searching for their friends and have to find a way to reach them on the other side of the world. All four children must reunite and find Vilana before she escapes again. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red + Book Band, Oxford Level 20: The 9th Battalion

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red + Book Band, Oxford Level 20: The 9th Battalion

Author: J. A. Henderson Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. After pursuing Vilana across so many dimensions, the burden of leadership is starting to take its toll on Max. Determined not to let Vilana escape another time and unwilling to risk his friends' lives again he sets off alone. Cat, Ant and Tiger are determined to help him. But who are the frightening black knights? And what is lurking in the cave that is so dangerous that even the Krush won't go near? Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red + Book Band, Oxford Level 19: The Rise of the Empty People

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red + Book Band, Oxford Level 19: The Rise of the Empty People

Author: Julia Golding Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. On the trail of Vilana, the micro-friends rip-jump to a seemingly abandoned city. But then they meet 'the empty people' - people that have been mutated by a strange purple mist. Taken to safety by some of the survivors, Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger try to find a way of helping their new friend, Goldie, before the mist gets them all. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red + Book Band, Oxford Level 20: The Scorpion Legion

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red + Book Band, Oxford Level 20: The Scorpion Legion

Author: Alan Gibbons Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. When Max, Cat and Ant lose track of Tiger during a turbulent rip-jump, they must set off across the hot desert to try and find him. But when they are captured by the Scorpion Legion, they realize that this new dimension could be one of the deadliest yet. Can they escape the Legion, find Tiger and locate the prism of light that will help them in their fight against Vilana? Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown Book Band, Oxford Level 9: The Moon Winder

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown Book Band, Oxford Level 9: The Moon Winder

Author: Elen Caldecott Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their new alien micro-friend, Nok. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. When a mysterious space plant attaches itself to their ship, the Excelsa, Max and Ant go on a spacewalk to investigate. It turns out to be a moon winder a parasite that can drain a host of all power! The micro-friends decide they need some expert help and set a course for Kree-Marr a planet of plants. But will they have enough power left to get there? This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and give a follow-up activity to support children in their reading and comprehension skills.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red + Book Band, Oxford Level 20: The Starving Darkness

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red + Book Band, Oxford Level 20: The Starving Darkness

Author: Oisin Mcgann Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger jump to Dimensions' End where they must face Vilana in the final showdown. But with the Staff of Worlds in her power, Vilana will stop at nothing to free her master, Mordriss, from his prison. Will the friends be victorious, or will they be overwhelmed by the Starving Darkness? Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red + Book Band, Oxford Level 19: The Last Dying Seconds

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red + Book Band, Oxford Level 19: The Last Dying Seconds

Author: Oisin Mcgann Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. Something goes wrong, very wrong, during the micro-friends' rip-jump. The four friends land on a rip-rig - a platform in the void between dimensions. Worse than that, they realize that it was built by Mordriss, their ultimate enemy. With their watches unstable and the rig falling apart around them, will they ever get out? Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red + Book Band, Oxford Level 19: The Wastelanders

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red + Book Band, Oxford Level 19: The Wastelanders

Author: Matt Dickinson Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger are hot on the trail of Vilana, but to find her they have to jump to one of the most toxic and hostile environments yet. When Max is captured by some creatures called roaches, his friends have a desperate fight on their hands to get him back, especially when they realize that Max is trapped in a different dimension without his watch. Will they ever get him back? Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Blue Book Band, Oxford Level 16: The Rip in the Wardrobe

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Blue Book Band, Oxford Level 16: The Rip in the Wardrobe

Author: Mike Tucker Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. Tiger is grounded. His brother, Toby, is looking after him. The dimension rip is stuck open. Could the day get any worse? Tiger is about to find out that it can. In fact it gets much, much worse when an army of Krush warriors starts to invade through the rip in Tiger's wardrobe! Can the micro-friends repel the Krush attack and save their friends and family, or will they all be adapted? Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Blue Book Band, Oxford Level 16: The Last Stand

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Blue Book Band, Oxford Level 16: The Last Stand

Author: Elen Caldecott Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. When Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger go on another rip-jumping adventure, the last thing they expect to find is a world devastated by the terrifying Krush robots. They are rescued by some surviving humans and taken underground, but will they ever get Upside again? And will they be able to keep their promise and help their new friend, Mouse? Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown Book Band, Oxford Level 10: The Planet of Bones

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown Book Band, Oxford Level 10: The Planet of Bones

Author: Karen Ball Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their new alien micro-friend, Nok. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. The micro-friends land on the spooky Planet of Bones. They set off to look for the king and queen of Exis (Noks parents) but come up against a skelox a creature made of bones! Ant is captured by the skelox and taken back to its cave. There, he finds a baby skelox trapped in an energy cage set by some of Badlaws Krools. Can the micro-friends release the skelox before the Krools catch up with them? This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and give a follow-up activity to support children in their reading and comprehension skills.

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown Book Band, Oxford Level 10: Starmite Swarm

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown Book Band, Oxford Level 10: Starmite Swarm

Author: James Noble Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their new alien micro-friend, Nok. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. The Excelsa encounters a swarm of starmites robotic space locusts that eat metal! The micro-friends try to fly away, but one of the starmites lands on the ship and starts eating the hull. Max and Ant have to go on a spacewalk to try to shut the bug down. Will they be able to stop the starmite before it chews their ship to pieces? This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and give a follow-up activity to support children in their reading and comprehension skills.

Project X Alien Adventures: Project X Alien Adventures: Teaching Handbook Year 2/P3

Project X Alien Adventures: Project X Alien Adventures: Teaching Handbook Year 2/P3

Author: Linda Tallent Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 19/03/2013

Written by early years' expert Linda Tallent, this Teaching Handbook supports Project X Alien Adventures at Year 2/Primary 3. Inside you will find: - an easy-to-follow six-step approach to the series - advice for encouraging a love of independent reading in your classroom - best practice and top tips for developing independent readers - observation, planning and assessment charts - support for working with parents - a selection of photocopy masters to support follow-up work for every book in the year group.

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 12: Trapped in Time

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 12: Trapped in Time

Author: Elen Caldecott Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their new robot micro-friend, Eight. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. Cat and Tiger are on a spacewalk, checking the ship for repairs, when they see a strange light in front of them. Back inside, they soon realize that their friends are all stuck in a time loop. What's more, Badlaw is catching up. Cat and Tiger hatch a daring plan to release their ship from the time rift. The only problem is that it involves teleporting on to Badlaws Destroyer. Can they make it? This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and give a follow-up activity to support children in their reading and comprehension skills.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Blue Dark Red + Book Bands, Oxford Levels 15-20: Companion 4

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Blue Dark Red + Book Bands, Oxford Levels 15-20: Companion 4

Author: Tim Little Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Inspire a love of reading with this childrens companion to the Project X Alien Adventures series! Companion 4 and is the perfect accompaniment to the Project X Alien Adventures series. The companion gives more information about the special watches, the characters, rip-jumping and the different dimensions, as well as comic strip adventures, games and things to make and do. It can be used by children working independently or it can be shared with a friend/s or an adult. Teachers can use the companion: to introduce the Alien Adventures series to the whole class and generate excitement about the individual stories before they read them, as a springboard for writing opportunities, to help to generate talk with individuals, groups or with the whole class, as a perfect solution for wet breaktimes!

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 13: The Rust Monster

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 13: The Rust Monster

Author: Steve Cole Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their new robot micro-friend, Eight. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. The micro-friends accidentally wake up an ancient and terrifying rust monster called Rustan! When Rustan touches the Excelsa, the crew have to make an emergency landing on a nearby planet, Mechio (a planet of metal robots), before their ship crumbles with rust. Unfortunately Rustan follows them to the metallic planet. Ant comes up with a plan to help the Mechions get rid of Rustan for good, but time is running short This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and give a follow-up activity to support children in their reading and comprehension skills.

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 13: Pit-stop Peril

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 13: Pit-stop Peril

Author: James Noble Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their new robot micro-friend, Eight. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. When the Excelsa is hit by one of Badlaws long-range tracer darts, the micro-friends fly to a space garage to get it removed. The service droid, Moki, agrees to help them get rid of the dart if they help him with a few jobs around the garage. But when the list of jobs keeps getting longer, Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger realize that all is not what it seems. Find out if they can get Moki to help them before Badlaw catches up. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and give a follow-up activity to support children in their reading and comprehension skills.

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown Book Band, Oxford Level 10: The Giants of Ariddas

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown Book Band, Oxford Level 10: The Giants of Ariddas

Author: Steve Cole Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their new alien micro-friend, Nok. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. The micro-friends land on Planet Ariddas a planet of giants! Max, Cat, Ant, Tiger and Nok are captured by two massive seal-like creatures who want to make the micro-friends their pets! Locked in a cage in the Ariddians home, the micro-friends have to try and figure out a way to get free. Could their enemies, the Krools, actually help them? This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and give a follow-up activity to support children in their reading and comprehension skills.

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 12: Badlaw's Revenge

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 12: Badlaw's Revenge

Author: Tony Bradman Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their new robot micro-friend, Eight. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. With Badlaw defeated, its a time of celebration on Planet Exis, but Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger are homesick. They say goodbye to their Exian friends and set out for home. However, its not long before they realize that Badlaw is following them. He wants revenge! If he can't have Planet Exis, he'll follow them to Earth and take over their planet! The micro-friends cant let that happen. In a desperate attempt to shake Badlaw off, they fly towards a wormhole, hoping that Badlaw will be sucked in. Find out if their plan works. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and give a follow-up activity to support children in their reading and comprehension skills.

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 14: The Fury of Vogoss

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 14: The Fury of Vogoss

Author: Steve Cole Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their new robot micro-friend, Eight. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. Vogoss has the micro-friends trapped in an airlock and is threatening to blast them into space! Just when they think its all over, Badlaw's ship attaches itself to the airlock and unwittingly saves them. But things take a turn for the worse when Vogoss and Badlaw team up, and Vogoss shares his plans to take over the universe! Can the micro-friends defeat both villains? This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and give a follow-up activity to support children in their reading and comprehension skills.

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 14: The Waythroo Wormhole

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 14: The Waythroo Wormhole

Author: Jacqueline Rayner Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their new robot micro-friend, Eight. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. The Excelsa is nearing the Waythroo Wormhole, but time is short and supplies are running low. Tiger tries to duplicate an emergency ration-pack in the ship's fabricator so there's enough food for the rest of the trip. What he doesnt realize is that there's a stowaway on board whos tampered with the fabricator. Can the micro-friends defeat thwart disaster and make it through the wormhole back home? This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and give a follow-up activity to support children in their reading and comprehension skills.

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown Book Band, Oxford Level 11: Battle with Badlaw

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown Book Band, Oxford Level 11: Battle with Badlaw

Author: Janice Pimm Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their new alien micro-friend, Nok. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. Max, Cat, Ant, Tiger and Nok finally find the king and queen of Exis (Noks parents) on the treacherous Planet of Storms. After a nerve-wracking rescue mission, they manage to teleport the royal couple on to the Excelsa. But theres no time to celebrate. Time is running out for Planet Exis. The micro-friends still have to find the fifth fragment of the Core of Exis, get back to Noks planet and face Badlaw in a final showdown. Will they be able to defeat the space villain and re-form the Core? This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and give a follow-up activity to support children in their reading and comprehension skills.

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 12: The Rats of Rolia

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 12: The Rats of Rolia

Author: Janice Pimm Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their new robot micro-friend, Eight. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. The micro-friends have to make an emergency landing on Planet Grenin to try and find some lintum a crystal that makes the ship's computer function. However, its not going to be that easy as they find the planet is overrun by some fearsome red rats called Rolians. Max, Cat, Ant, Tiger and Eight come up with a plan to help the Grenians (a peaceful race of green rats who live on the planet) get rid of the invaders. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and give a follow-up activity to support children in their reading and comprehension skills.

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 13: The Red Cutlass

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 13: The Red Cutlass

Author: Elen Caldecott Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their new robot micro-friend, Eight. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. Badlaw has put a bounty out on the Excelsa. One greedy space pirate, Captain Greenbeak, can't resist the prize. He and his motley crew of the Red Cutlass manage to capture the micro-friends and their ship. Can they escape before Greenbeak hands them over to Badlaw? Or will they be made to walk on the plank? This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and give a follow-up activity to support children in their reading and comprehension skills.

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown/Grey Book Bands, Oxford Levels 9-14: Teaching Handbook Year 3-4

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown/Grey Book Bands, Oxford Levels 9-14: Teaching Handbook Year 3-4

Author: Lindsay Pickton, Christine Chen Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

This Teaching Handbook supports Project X Alien Adventures at Year 3-4/Primary 4-5 and is designed to help you to inspire a love of independent reading in your classroom. Written by literacy experts Lindsay Pickton and Christine Chen, this Teaching Handbook offers: *An easy-to-follow six-step approach to the series *Advice for encouraging a love of independent reading in your classroom *Best practice and top tips for developing independent readers *Observation, planning and assessment charts *Support for working with parents *A selection of photocopy masters to support follow-up work for every book at Brown-Grey Book Bands.

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 14: Operation Holotanium

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 14: Operation Holotanium

Author: Justin Richards Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their new robot micro-friend, Eight. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. The Excelsa is running low on holotanium. Without it, the micro-friends might not make it back to Earth. They take a detour to Planet Ashriss to try and find some more. On landing, Tiger's watch malfunctions and he ends up growing to giant size! Max, Cat and Ant meet some insect-like Ashrians, who tell the children that their holotanium source has been blocked. Giant Tiger manages to fix the problem ... but is then captured by Badlaw and his Krools. Together, the Ashrians and the children have to face Badlaw and carry out a daring rescue attempt. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and give a follow-up activity to support children in their reading and comprehension skills.

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown Book Band, Oxford Level 11: Attack of the Blobs

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown Book Band, Oxford Level 11: Attack of the Blobs

Author: Tony Bradman Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their new alien micro-friend, Nok. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. Cat is suffering with a cold. She has to stay on board the ship while the others set out to investigate Planet Spongemar and look for Nok's parents, the king and queen of Exis. However, Max, Ant, Tiger and Nok dont have an easy time of it as big red blobs start appearing on the surface of the planet and attack the micro-friends! Can they get away from the scary blobs and find out whats happening on the planet? This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and give a follow-up activity to support children in their reading and comprehension skills.

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown Book Band, Oxford Level 11: The Image Maker

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown Book Band, Oxford Level 11: The Image Maker

Author: Steve Cole Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their new alien micro-friend, Nok. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. When the micro-friends land on Planet Gakarak looking for the king and queen of Exis (Noks parents) they find the space port deserted. In fact the whole city seems deadly quiet until they get to the City Square and find it packed with blobby aliens called Bongalans. The only trouble is, theyre not real. Could a lonely robot called Sprocket have the answers? Find out if the micro-friends can get away from Sprocket before Badlaws Krools find them. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and give a follow-up activity to support children in their reading and comprehension skills.

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 14: An Ancient Enemy

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 14: An Ancient Enemy

Author: Steve Cole Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their new robot micro-friend, Eight. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. The micro-friends hide from Badlaw in an old space station. It turns out to be the worst mistake of their lives. Little do they realize that they have just woken an ancient enemy ...Vogoss, none other than Badlaw's great, great grandfather! When Cat, Ant and Eight are captured by some ancient-looking Krools, Vogoss finds out about the power of the children's watches. Can they escape from his terrible clutches? This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and give a follow-up activity to support children in their reading and comprehension skills.

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 12: Double Cross

Project X Alien Adventures: Grey Book Band, Oxford Level 12: Double Cross

Author: Tony Bradman Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their new robot micro-friend, Eight. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. A power surge causes problems on the Excelsa. When Max goes to check the fabricator a machine that can make anything he is trapped inside and duplicated. Maxs double may look the same as him, but he is the opposite in every other way. In fact he wants to join forces with Badlaw and take over Earth! Can the micro-friends stop the Max Two? This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and give a follow-up activity to support children in their reading and comprehension skills.

Project X Alien Adventures: Project X Alien Adventures: Teaching Handbook Year 1/P2

Project X Alien Adventures: Project X Alien Adventures: Teaching Handbook Year 1/P2

Author: Linda Tallent Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/09/2013

Written by early years' expert Linda Tallent, this Teaching Handbook supports Project X Alien Adventures at Year 1/Primary 2. Inside you will find: - an easy-to-follow six-step approach to the series - advice for encouraging a love of independent reading in your classroom - best practice and top tips for developing independent readers - phonics progression charts - observation, planning and assessment charts - support for working with parents - a selection of photocopy masters to support follow-up work for every book in the year group.

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown Book Band, Oxford Level 9: The Destroyer

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown Book Band, Oxford Level 9: The Destroyer

Author: Tony Bradman Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their new alien micro-friend, Nok. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. Max, Cat, Ant, Tiger and Nok have a dramatic start to this story when they are teleported on to the Destroyer a ship belonging to the space villain Badlaw. They set out to find Noks parents, the king and queen of Exis, who are thought to be being held captive on the ship. However, when the micro-friends are discovered by Badlaws robotic Krools, the friends have to split up. Max, Ant and Nok meet a strange-looking space rat and have to decide whether they can trust it. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and give a follow-up activity to support children in their reading and comprehension skills.

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown Book Band, Oxford Level 9: Space Rat Rescue

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown Book Band, Oxford Level 9: Space Rat Rescue

Author: Tony Bradman Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their new alien micro-friend, Nok. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. Max, Ant and Nok find out that the king and queen of Exis (Noks parents) have escaped from Badlaw's Destroyer ship. The micro-friends realize that they will have to go after them if they are to have any hope of finding the final fragment of the Core of Exis and saving Noks home planet. But first, they have to get away from the Destroyer ... and with Badlaws Krools closing in, its not going to be easy. Can the space rat help them? This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and give a follow-up activity to support children in their reading and comprehension skills.

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown Book Band, Oxford Level 9: Crunch Time!

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown Book Band, Oxford Level 9: Crunch Time!

Author: Elen Caldecott Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their new alien micro-friend, Nok. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. The crew of the Excelsa are on the trail of the king and queen of Exis, but the trail leads them to a junk cruncher a giant recycling machine that chews up metal space waste. When Max, Cat and Nok teleport on to the junk cruncher, instead of finding the king and queen, they come up against a robotic Krool ... will they get away? This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and give a follow-up activity to support children in their reading and comprehension skills.

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown Book Band, Oxford Level 10: Space Vultures

Project X Alien Adventures: Brown Book Band, Oxford Level 10: Space Vultures

Author: Karen Ball Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their new alien micro-friend, Nok. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. While trying to escape from Badlaws Krools, the micro-friends get trapped in the Dead Canyon a valley of meteorites that causes power failures. The situation gets worse when their ship is attacked by some vicious space vultures. The Krools trap a vulture and try to use it to attack the micro-ship. Can Max and Tiger release the vulture, stop the Krools and prevent the attack? This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and give a follow-up activity to support children in their reading and comprehension skills.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Blue Book Band, Oxford Level 16: The Contestants

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Blue Book Band, Oxford Level 16: The Contestants

Author: Tony Bradman Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger arrive in a dimension where everyone is obsessed with a TV quiz called the Mega-Brain Show. The quiz show seems to make people happy but there are sinister goings-on. Who are the guardians? Why do they shine beams into people's faces? And who or what is controlling all the systems and all the people on this Earth? Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red Book Band, Oxford Level 18: The Face of Fear

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red Book Band, Oxford Level 18: The Face of Fear

Author: Elen Caldecott Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger are close to finding the Weaver, so very close. But when they rip-jump to Kaptilo and find the mysterious Guild of Fabrics, they are set a challenge by the Master of the Guild. If they pass they can claim the last thought vial and get the knowledge they seek. Little do they know that this is the first in a series of tests that will threaten their very lives. Can the friends face their very worst fears, find the Weaver and convince him to help save their dimension? Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Blue Book Band, Oxford Level 15: The Path Through the Woods

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Blue Book Band, Oxford Level 15: The Path Through the Woods

Author: Justin Richards Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. Tiger is keen to explore the new dimension, but his enthusiasm quickly turns to fear when he is kidnapped by some scary, thorny creatures the thistlers. Max, Cat and Ant set out to rescue Tiger and help their new friend Malenki. Will they make it out of the woods alive? Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Blue Book Band, Oxford Level 15: The Cyber Patrol

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Blue Book Band, Oxford Level 15: The Cyber Patrol

Author: James Noble Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. The micro-friends rip-jump to an apparently normal-looking dimension. But things turn out to be anything but normal when the inhabitants start disappearing before their eyes! Will Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger evade the cyber patrol ... or will they be erased? Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red Book Band, Oxford Level 17: The Sea of Memories

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red Book Band, Oxford Level 17: The Sea of Memories

Author: David Gatward Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger rip-jump to the Sea of Memories to search for one of Perlest's lost thoughts. With a huge ocean to navigate, full of terrifying creatures, it seems an impossible task. Can the friends help the marinians defeat the Doom in return for the missing thought? And can they survive a Krush attack while in the middle of the sea? Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Blue Book Band, Oxford Level 16: Reign of the Practari

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Blue Book Band, Oxford Level 16: Reign of the Practari

Author: Andy Briggs Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger arrive in a dimension where human evolution is going backwards! The Practari are flesh-eating, lizards-like creatures that now control everything! When Tiger is captured by the Practari, his friends have to go on a desperate rescue mission. But will they get him back before their time in this dimension is up? Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red Book Band, Oxford Level 17: The Regeneration Machine

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red Book Band, Oxford Level 17: The Regeneration Machine

Author: Janice Pimm Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. With a great threat hanging over their dimension, Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger are sent on a new mission. They must find the Weaver. But when they jump to their next target dimension, they realize the search for him isn't going to be easy. What they find instead is a world without children. Will they be able to uncover the secrets of the regeneration machine and escape? Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red Book Band, Oxford Level 17: Powerless

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red Book Band, Oxford Level 17: Powerless

Author: Jacqueline Rayner Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. As soon as Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger rip-jump to their next dimension, they begin to experience problems with their watches. To add to this, they find a platoon of Krush warriors frozen behind an invisible barrier and one of them is holding the precious thought vial that the children seek. Can they make it through the barrier and get the thought vial, or will the Betterworlders stop them? Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red Book Band, Oxford Level 18: Cries of the Parasings

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red Book Band, Oxford Level 18: Cries of the Parasings

Author: Janice Pimm Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger rip-jump to the next dimension in the hope of finding the Weaver, but instead they find themselves embroiled in a war between two shape shifting races of human-birds. Can the micro-friends help to save the Parasings from the Eagles, or will they be defeated by an even greater threat the Krush? Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red Book Band, Oxford Level 17: The Shadow Dimension

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red Book Band, Oxford Level 17: The Shadow Dimension

Author: Alan Gibbons Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. On the trail of the next thought vial, Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger rip-jump to a barren landscape shrouded in mist. But when they meet the twilighters, the micro-friends realize that there is more to this dimension than they first thought. What is lurking in the mist? How can they escape from their own shadows? Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red Book Band, Oxford Level 18: Steam Pirates

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red Book Band, Oxford Level 18: Steam Pirates

Author: Andy Briggs Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger embark on a swashbuckling airborne adventure with Captain Crankshaft and his band of fearsome steam pirates. How can they get to the thought vial that's encased within a devastating super-cannon, poised to strike them out of the sky? Tiger has an audacious plan... Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Blue Book Band, Oxford Level 15: The Hidden Fortress

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Blue Book Band, Oxford Level 15: The Hidden Fortress

Author: Tony Bradman Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger rip-jump to a dimension where dinosaurs still exist. Little do they know that there are even more fearsome creatures than dinosaurs roaming this Earth. Can they survive an encounter with the Krush - a terrifying and ruthless robotic race? Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red Book Band, Oxford Level 18: Out of the Flames

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red Book Band, Oxford Level 18: Out of the Flames

Author: Matt Dickinson Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. On the trail of the Weaver, Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger rip-jump to one of the most dangerous dimensions yet - a volcanic island. But Mount Inferno is not the only danger that awaits the micro-friends. Together they must escape from a wild pack of hyena-like creatures, find a way into Burner City and defeat the terrifying Mantis if they are to survive. Can they do it and find the thought vial they need? Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Blue Book Band, Oxford Level 15: The Way Between Worlds

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Blue Book Band, Oxford Level 15: The Way Between Worlds

Author: Elen Caldecott Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. While trying to recharge their watches, the micro-friends inadvertently open a micro-rip in the fabric of space and time. Now, when all their watches are synchronized, the children can travel to other dimensions through the rip. Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger have become rip-jumpers. In their first adventure into another dimension, the four friends find themselves in a futuristic Roman world where Tiger is challenged to a chariot race in the floating Sky Coliseum! Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red + Book Band, Oxford Level 20: The Beasts of Blackwater

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red + Book Band, Oxford Level 20: The Beasts of Blackwater

Author: J. A. Henderson Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. When Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger rip-jump to a foggy moorland, they are only just saved from a pack of savage mutant beasts by the mysterious Doctor Fishbalm. But Max isn't convinced the doctor is all that he seems. Find out if they can make it back to the rip alive or if the secrets of Blackwater Island will chew them up literally. Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

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