Dynamic Drag Racers

Dynamic Drag Racers

Michael Sandler (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781617721823

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Description

Buckle your seat belt and get ready to discover the fastest cars in drag racing! In Dynamic Drag Racers, thrill-seeking readers will discover all of the different types of vehicles in the sport, from Top Fuel dragsters and Pro Stock Motorcycles to Funny Cars and exhibition wheelstanders. If you have a need for speed, this is the book for you! With full-color photographs and clear, simple text, kids will learn all about the history of drag car racing and the people who create and drive these super-fast vehicles. It's a must-have for kids who love cool cars!

Reading Level
Lexile
1080L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
Z
ATOS
5.4
DRA
80
Categories
Genre
Reference & Study Aids Science & Technology Transportation
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
Subject
Science
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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