Weird Water Sports

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

From bog snorkeling to kayaking over waterfalls, this exciting book has lots of strange water sports from around the world.

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978-1-62323-085-2
$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 797
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Guided Reading Level O
ATOS Reading Level 3.9
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 142158
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 TIME: bog snorkeling
USA Underwater Hockey
World Barefoot Center
  • Water and Weirdness
  • Swimming with Leeches
  • Slime on My Pedals!
  • Face-Off with Flippers
  • A Long, Wet Way Down
  • Who Needs a Fishing Pole?
  • Seriously Those Float?
  • No Skis Needed!
  • Hang Ten No Sharks!
  • SPLOOSH!
  • 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 →