Weird Sports Moments

Weird Sports
  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Enter the world of the weirdest sports records! From the largest dodgeball game to the fastest round of golf, this book has it all.

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978-1-62323-082-1
$34.95
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Category High Interest
Copyright 2011
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2011-01-01
BISACS JNF054180
Dewey 796
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Guided Reading Level P
ATOS Reading Level 4.1
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 142155
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Starred, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources Wikipedia: The Play
MLB.com: Missed Perfect Game
ESPN: Spirit the Hawk
  • Sports Lowlights
  • The Other Way! Run the Other Way!
  • Check Your Rear-View Mirror
  • The Band Is on the Field!
  • Using His Head
  • Close to Perfect
  • Crazy Night at the Ballpark
  • Can Anyone See the Football?
  • More Than Just a Mascot
  • Goooooaalie!
  • Glossary
  • Web Sites
  • Index
Author: K. C. Kelley

K. C. Kelley has written dozens of books for young readers on everything from sports to nature to history. He lives with his family in Santa Barbara, California.

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Weird Sports from School Library Journal on April 1, 2011

Fascinating sports and challenges are briefly elucidated in this series. Both authors give examples from various countries, describing altogether more than 50 activities ranging from Estonia’s wife-carrying race to a Mexican golf tournament that involves playing only one hole.… View →