Showing Horses

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566603171

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Description

A narrative guide to showing horses, from how much to practice beforehand, what the show classes entail, what judges are looking for, and what to wear and expect as you perform.

Reading Level
Lexile
530L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
L
ATOS
2.7
DRA
30
Categories
Genre
High Interest Sports & Recreation
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
Subject
Other
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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