Nebraska Cornhuskers

College Football Teams
  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Learn about the key players and big wins that have made the Nebraska Cornhuskers one of the most popular teams in college football. Readers will get a glimpse into the team's history, its home stadium, its fans, and the team's most memorable moments. Additional features to enhance comprehension include a table of contents, informative sidebars and captions, a glossary of key words and phrases, sources for further research, information about the author, and an index.

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978-1-5038-5042-2
$21.95
978-1-5038-5137-5
$34.95
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Category High Interest
Copyright 2022
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2021-08-01
BISACS JNF050000, JNF054000, JNF054050
Dewey 796.332
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Lexile 660
Guided Reading Level O
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Phonetics, Photo captions, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources

  • Why We Love College Football
  • Early Days
  • Glory Years
  • Best Year Ever!
  • Nebraska Traditions
  • Meet the Mascot
  • Top Nebraska QBs
  • Other Nebraska Heroes
  • Recent Superstars
  • Glossary
  • Find Out More
  • Index
Author: Jim Gigliotti

Jim Gigliotti is a former editor at the National Football League who now is a freelance writer based in southern California. Though he also has worked for the University of Southern California and the Los Angeles Dodgers, he is a lifelong San Francisco Giants fan. His recent writing credits include Baseball: A Celebration (with James Buckley Jr.) and several books for youngsters on NASCAR history and personalities.

Reviews

A noteworthy review of College Football Teams from School Library Journal on November 1, 2021

Readers interested in learning more about the most storied teams in NCAA history will find a lot of information in this series. After a brief athletic history, each book dives into unique qualities (like mascots and traditions) as well as notable athletes… View →