Top 10 African American Athletes

K. C. Kelley (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503829589

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Description

Who's Number 1? It's every sports fan's biggest question. In Top 10 African American Athletes, readers get a chance to meet sports stars from football, tennis, golf, basketball, and more--then it's up to them to decide who tops the list. Stats, stories, and facts help each reader have their own opinion. The book features pioneering heroes from yesterday and today. Outstanding photography, fact-packed sidebars and captions, a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, sources for further research, an index, and an introduction to the author all aid readers' comprehension.

Reading Level
Lexile
770L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
U
ATOS
4.7
DRA
40
Categories
Genre
Cultural/Diversity High Interest Social Issues Sports & Recreation
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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