Figure Skating

Figure Skating

Joseph Gustaitis (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778798200

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Description

Beauty and powerthats what makes figure skating so special. Skaters perform incredible leaps and turns, combining the elegance of dance with the power of gymnastics. No wonder figure skating is one of the most popular sports at the Winter Olympics. This wonderful book will explain how skaters train, and what they do to achieve their fantastic jumps and spins. It will show you what to look for in a performance and profile some of the many figure skaters who have become global celebrities.

Reading Level
Lexile
921L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
U
ATOS
6.0
DRA
50
Categories
Genre
Sports & Recreation
Interest Age
Ages 9-12
Grade
4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
Subject
Other
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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