The 1980 U.S. Olympic Boycott: A History Perspectives Book

Martin Gitlin (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624317170

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Description

This book relays the factual details of the 1980 U.S. Olympic boycott. The narrative provides multiple accounts of the event, and readers learn details through the point of view of a Soviet athlete, a U.S. athlete, and a member of the United States Olympic Committee. The text offers opportunities to compare and contrast various perspectives in the text while gathering and analyzing information about a historical event.

Reading Level
Lexile
850L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
T
ATOS
6.2
DRA
50
Categories
Genre
History Sports & Recreation
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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