Incredible Olympic Records

Incredible Sports Records
  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Learn about the amazing feats and outstanding achievements of Olympic stars both past and present. Diverse records from individual accomplishments to medal counts, winning streaks, and beyond are represented. Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of contents, colorful photographs, fact-filled callouts, a phonetic glossary, sources for further research, and an introduction to the author.

Format Your Price Add
978-1-5038-1528-5
$34.95
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Hi-Lo, Nonfiction
Category High Interest
Copyright 2017
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2016-08-01
BISACS JNF054000
Dewey 796.48
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Lexile 780
Guided Reading Level Q
ATOS Reading Level 5.0
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 184080
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Phonetics, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Starred, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources

  • Men’s Summer Records
  • Women’s Summer Records
  • Men’s Winter Records
  • Women’s Winter Records
  • Glossary
  • To Learn More
  • Index
  • About the Author
Author: Tyler Mason

Tyler Mason studied journalism at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he won the 2008 Big Ten Conference William R. Reed Memorial Award for student journalism. He has covered professional and college sports in Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota, since 2009. He currently lives in Hudson, Wisconsin, with his wife.

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Incredible Sports Records from Booklist on November 1, 2016

From the Incredible Sports Records series, this appealing book looks at Olympic records. While results from the 2016 Summer Games are not included, that matters less than media hype might suggest. Michael Phelps’ record for the most gold medals in one year (eight in 2008) still… View →