Denver Nuggets

Insider's Guide to Pro Basketball
  • Interest Level: Grade 1 - Grade 4
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Learn about the key players and big wins that have made the Denver Nuggets one of the most exciting teams in the NBA. Readers will get a glimpse into the team's history, its home court, its fans, and the team's most memorable moments. Additional features to enhance comprehension include informative captions, an introduction to the author, a phonetic glossary of key words and phrases, sources for further research including websites, a look at the parts of a basketball court, a section on common uniforms for the team, a section of career records and stats, and an index.

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Interest Level Grade 1 - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Category High Interest
Copyright 2020
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2019-08-01
BISACS JNF054020
Dewey 796.323
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Lexile 770
Guided Reading Level R
ATOS Reading Level 4.1
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 504484
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Phonetics, Photo captions, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
  • Go, Nuggets!
  • Who Are the Nuggets?
  • Where They Came From
  • Who They Play
  • Home Court
  • The Basketball Court
  • Good Times
  • Tough Times
  • All the Right Moves
  • Heroes Then
  • Heroes Now
  • What They Wear
  • Team Stats
  • Glossary
  • Find Out More
  • 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 Insider's Guide to Pro Basketball from Booklist on October 1, 2019

From the Insider’s Guide to Pro Basketball series (30 titles), this volume spotlights the Denver Nuggets, an NBA basketball team since 1976. The topics discussed include the team’s history, arena, mascot, uniforms, and notable players (past and… View →