Inside the Daytona 500

Inside Look at Sports Events
  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Through narrative nonfiction text, readers learn about the thrilling finishes and unlikely stories behind the creation and growth of one of the most famous motorsports events in the world. Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of contents, a fast-fact section, fact-filled captions and callouts, a glossary, sources for further research, an introduction to the author, and a listing of source notes.

Momentum
Format Your Price Add
978-1-5038-0699-3
$38.95
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Hi-Lo, Narrative, Nonfiction
Category High Interest
Copyright 2016
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Imprint Momentum
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2016-01-01
BISACS JNF054000
Dewey 796.72
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 6.5 x 9
Lexile 680
Guided Reading Level S
ATOS Reading Level 4.4
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 179287
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Phonetics, Primary-source text, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
  • Fast Facts
  • The Founder’s Perspective: Bill France Sr
  • A Chief Starter’s Perspective: Kim Lopez
  • The Fans’ Perspective: Daytona 500 Fans
  • A Driver’s Perspective: Trevor Bayne
  • A Broadcaster’s Perspective: Darrell Waltrip
  • Glossary
  • Source Notes
  • To Learn More
  • Index
Author: Todd Kortemeier

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Inside Look at Sports Events from School Library Journal on April 1, 2016

This immersive series will make students experts at major sporting events in no time. Each volume is prefaced by effectively answering the five W’s (who, what, where, when why) in a ‘Fast Facts’ section. The volumes are slim, but they pack a lot of information. As these View →