Category: Childrens Nonfiction Sports Activities

New PDF release: Beyond the Arc: The Jimmer Fredette Story

By Kathleen Tracy,Jeremy C. Reed

ISBN-10: 1937516024

ISBN-13: 9781937516024

Meet Jimmer Fredette, university basketball participant of the 12 months and younger NBA athlete. This booklet follows his tale from a small city in ny via AAU and highschool activities to Brigham younger collage the place he electrified the varsity basketball global. This interesting biography highlights Jimmer's performances, his paintings ethic, and his trip to attaining his objective of taking part in within the NBA. past the Arc is an inspiring tale of the way kin, religion, and fortitude can result in the pinnacle of the game.

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Read e-book online The Science of a Carve Turn (21st Century Skills Library: PDF

By Nel Yomtov

ISBN-10: 163362580X

ISBN-13: 9781633625808

ISBN-10: 1633626709

ISBN-13: 9781633626706

This booklet discusses the technological know-how at the back of a number of components of downhill snowboarding, relatively the carve flip. The chapters learn case stories of well-known activities moments, clarify how the athletes practice those activities, and rfile the heritage of ways scientists, medical professionals, and coaches were operating to make those activities more secure. Sidebars comprise thought-provoking trivialities. Questions within the backmatter ask for text-dependent research. A timeline offers historical past, key advancements, and developments linked to the sport.

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Download e-book for iPad: Reptadores furtivos (Slinky Sliders): Serpiente de cascabel by Kelly Calhoun

By Kelly Calhoun

ISBN-10: 1634714520

ISBN-13: 9781634714525

ISBN-10: 1634714687

ISBN-13: 9781634714686

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Young teenagers are ordinary problem-solvers and continually trying to find solutions, specifically whilst it contains attention-grabbing animals. This Spanish-language version of Slinky Sliders presents younger curious readers with extraordinary visible clues and easily written tricks. utilizing the pictures and textual content, readers depend upon visible literacy abilities, analyzing, and reasoning as they remedy the animal secret. basically written evidence supply readers a deeper figuring out of the way the animal lives. extra textual content gains, together with a thesaurus and an index, support scholars find info and examine new words.

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Read e-book online Special Pictures to Talk About: Limited edition mini-book. PDF

By Cecelia Hopkins,Allan Schultz

ISBN-10: 0646972359

ISBN-13: 9780646972350

a range of pictures with query cues to stimulate developmental speech and dialogue among youngsters and their mom and dad and educators. The questions are leveled in accordance with problem and reasoning talents required. convenient pocket dimension for inclusion within the commute bag or informal use wherever round the play area.

The ebook is designed to be a Kindle Matchbook. if you purchase the paperback, you could declare the publication for simply $1. you then can use your kindle reader to demonstrate the photographs to the kid should you desire.

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New PDF release: One Minute Mysteries - Misterios de un Minuto: Short

By Eric Yoder,Natalie Yoder,Karen R. Geating,Yana Alfaro Villalobos

ISBN-10: 1938492226

ISBN-13: 9781938492228

Now you could clear up mysteries in English, Spanish or either! This award-winning identify, for a long time 10-14, is now to be had as a bilingual e-book. Use it to extend your language and math abilities whilst. each one math secret takes only one minute to learn, and demanding situations a child’s wisdom in crucial, age-appropriate math topics.

The want and curiosity in bilingual schooling hasn't ever been higher, and this ebook is a strong instrument for assisting English Language freshmen to work out math as approachable, learnable, and solvable--while carrying on with to enhance their English talents. As a parallel reader, this publication may also help either local Spanish audio system and English audio system at the highway to bilingualism.

This ebook joins the bilingual technology Mysteries publication because the moment booklet followed from the single Minute Mysteries sequence. This sequence of pleasing and academic literature-based math and technology demanding situations for children, is well-known as necessary supplemental assets for faculties, prolonged studying courses, and residential schooling. The bilingual versions make those robust instruments obtainable to younger scholars studying the English language.

Content aligns with subsequent new release technological know-how criteria and helps the typical middle kingdom criteria. Articulation available.

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Alexandra the Great: The Story of the Record-Breaking Filly - download pdf or read online

By Deb Aronson

ISBN-10: 1613736452

ISBN-13: 9781613736456

When a bit foal with a white upside-down exclamation element on her brow was once born one morning in Kentucky, the guts of America's horse racing sector, difficulties fixed speedy. Rejected by means of her mom, the filly would have to be accredited and nursed by way of one other mare. As she grew, the tall, knock-kneed lady remained thin and scruffy, with paltry muscle tissues. thought of an "ugly duckling," she used to be incorrect as a champion racehorse, her proprietor proclaimed, and needs to be offered. yet days prior to the sale, an exam published a clinical condition—now she was once most unlikely to promote! What may develop into of this challenge filly?

Alexandra the Great tells one of many maximum underdog stories in American sports—the tale of Rachel Alexandra, who grew as much as develop into the most amazing racehorses in background. regardless of dominating each filly her age, her proprietor refused to enable her compete opposed to male horses. while a brand new proprietor observed her power and raced her opposed to greater, more suitable men, Rachel Alexandra thrived and went directly to win the Preakness, the 1st filly to take action in eighty five years, and the Woodward, a feat by no means earlier than completed by way of a filly. Having grown right into a powerful, muscular, dominating athlete, Rachel Alexandra used to be named 2009 Horse of the 12 months, broke documents, graced the pages of Vogue magazine, and confirmed humans worldwide precisely what it capability to "run like a girl."
Including shiny information gleaned from interviews with Rachel Alexandra's vendors, veterinarian, cherished jockey Calvin Borel, and more, Alexandra the Great provides readers an exhilarating and emotional examine either the people and horses who pour their hearts and souls into the realm of Thoroughbred education and racing.

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Read e-book online Unusual and Awesome Jobs in Sports (You Get Paid for THAT?) PDF

By Jeremy Johnson

ISBN-10: 1491420324

ISBN-13: 9781491420324

attention-grabbing evidence, figures, and images spotlight informative textual content approximately the most attention-grabbing and severe jobs within the box of activities. younger readers will examine what sort of education it takes to be a professional workforce mascot, what quantity of money a NASCAR pit staff member makes, and what precisely a zamboni motive force does!

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