Reading is an exciting means of exploring the world. This series of books is designed to develop skills for interpreting written text and uses an outcomes approach to learning. The worksheets give students opportunities to achieve the broad outcomes for 'Reading and Viewing in the English Learning Area'. Purpose and Outcomes of each worksheet are identified. Worksheets guide students through the information finding process. Multiple choice questions prepare students for benchmark tests. Comprehension activities complement any english programme. Activities are designed to promote discussion and extension. Text forms include narrative and poetry. Pertinent points to assist teachers are listed.