Victoria! The Sports of Mexico

Victoria! The Sports of Mexico

Erica M. Stokes (author)

Publisher: Mason Crest ISBN: 9781422286852

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Like people all over the world, Mexicans enjoy playing and watching a wide variety of sports. Some of these sports are familiar to Americans, such as soccer (which Mexicans call ftbol) and baseball. Others are not as well known, such as Charrera, a form of rodeo that is unique to Mexico. Mexicans enjoy many other sports, such as handball, bullfighting, jai alai, swimming, and longdistance running. This book provides an overview of many of the most popular sports of Mexico, along with biographical information about some of the countrys greatest athletes.

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Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
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DRA
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Cultural/Diversity People & Places Sports & Recreation
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Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
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7th Grade 8th Grade 9th Grade 10th Grade 11th Grade 12th Grade
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Social Studies
Language
English (US)
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Non-Fiction
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