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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson

Jody Jensen Shaffer (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614733935

Takes readers through 'The Rock's' journey from professional wrestling superstar to popular actor; discusses life and career highlights from birth to present day.

Daniel Radcliffe

Jan Bernard (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614733911

Takes readers through Daniel Radcliffe's journey as the lead character in the popular Harry Potter film series; discusses life and career highlights from birth to present day.

Basketball: Math on the Court

Tom Robinson (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781623234157

Discover how math applies to the game of basketball, from the length of the court to the calculation of players' stats.

Baseball: Math at the Ballpark

Tom Robinson (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781623234140

Discover how math applies to the game of baseball, from the distance between the bases to the calculation of players' stats.

Auto Racing: Math at the Racetrack

Tom Robinson (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781623234317

Discover how math applies to the auto racing world, from the distance around the track to the calculation of drivers' stats.

Anne Hathaway

Dale-Marie Bryan (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614733874

Takes readers through Anne Hathaway's rise to become an award-winning actress; discusses life and career highlights from birth to present day.

Amazing Auto Racing Records

Brian Howell (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781623234331

Presents records of amazing drivers and races in auto racing, including a short history of the sport.

Amazing Baseball Records

Brian Howell (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781623234348

Presents records of amazing players, teams, and games in the sport of baseball, including a short history of the game.

Amazing Basketball Records

Paul Hoblin (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781623234355

Presents records of amazing players, teams, and games in the sport of basketball, including a short history of the game.

Amazing Football Records

Paul Hoblin (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781623234362

Presents records of amazing players, teams, and games in the sport of football, including a short history of the game.

Amazing Olympic Records

Paul Hoblin (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781623234386

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Presents records of amazing Olympian athletes, including a short history of the Olympics.

AFC North

Jim Gigliotti (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609737023

Describes the origins and basic statistics of the four teams--the Baltimore Ravens, the Cincinnati Bengals, the Cleveland Browns, and the Pittsburgh Steelers--which make up the National Football League's AFC North grouping.

Those Lugnuts

Dennis E. Paul

Publisher: Remedia Publications ISBN: 1596390212

It can be difficult to find interesting materials for students who read below grade level, but these hilarious characters and goofy stories will get students reading! The small amount of text per page and strong visual cues make these stories very reader-friendly. Phonetic skills get a real workout through the repeated use of words with special vowel and letter combinations.

Mountain Biking

Hollie Endres (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612113968

Explore the heart-pounding excitement as mountain bikers race over rugged terrain. Students will learn the difference between cross-country and downhill mountain biking, the technology behind the bikes and equipment, and how mountain bikers stay safe while having fun.

Paintball

Anne Wendorff (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612113975

Watch out for flying paint! This introduction to paintball covers the history of the sport, the many variations played today, and the proper safety equipment required to safely enjoy this thrilling game.

Rock Climbing

Hollie Endres (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612113982

This introduction to rock climbing provides the excitement and thrills only outdone by hitting the cliffs! Students will learn about the different methods of climbing and how to use safety equipment to become a responsible rock climber.

Kickboxing

Thomas Streissguth (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612113920

Some people kickbox for exercise, while others kickbox against opponents to win competitions. It takes great skill and discipline to become an elite kickboxer. Students will learn about the basics of kickboxing, the equipment required to participate, and the training required to fight in the ring.

Kiteboarding

Jack David (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612113937

Kiteboarding is one of the fastest-growing extreme sports in the world. The excitement it offers brings new people to the sport every day. Readers will explore kite propulsion, kiteboarding equipment, and the many tricks that skilled kiteboarders perform while catching air.

Big Air Skateboarding

Jack David (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612113852

Big Air Skateboarding has grown in popularity since its invention by Danny Way in 2004. Skateboarders drop down from 60 or 80 feet and launch off huge ramps to do spins, grabs, and flips in the air. Kids will discover the history of the sport, the equipment used, and the safety precautions taken to make sure it remains a fun extreme sport!

BMX Freestyle

Ray McClellan (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612113869

The skill, balance, and precision needed to execute tricks on a BMX bike are astounding. Students will learn about the history of BMX freestyle, the equipment needed to participate, and the tricks riders do to win competitions.

Moto-X Freestyle

Jack David (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612113944

Fly high into the air with this thrilling introduction to moto-x freestyle. Eager learners will discover the history of moto-x freestyle, the equipment needed to ride, the many daring tricks, and how competitions reward those who perform difficult tricks well.

Motocross Racing

Jack David (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612113951

Motocross racing has been growing in popularity since the 1950s. The technology and competitions have changed, but the fast-paced action has not. Students will learn about the history of motocross racing, the equipment required to race, and how competition works.

BMX Racing

Jack David (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612113876

Pedal quickly to stay out in front of the pack! The fast-paced style of BMX racing makes it an exciting sport to watch or practice. Readers will explore the history of BMX racing, the tactics that help win a race, and how the popularity of the sport has grown over the last few years.

V22 Ospreys

Carlos Alvarez

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600143334

Part airplane and part helicopter, the V-22 Osprey hovers in the air as U.S. Marines jump behind enemy lines. Kids will learn about the V-22 Osprey's vertical take-off and landing, defensive weapons, and the dangerous missions this unique machine performs.

Standard Motorcycles

Thomas Streissguth

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600141595

Not a sports bike and not a touring motorcycle, standard motorcycles fit the needs of riders who just want to get around town. Students will learn about these cheap, reliable, and easily customizable motorcycles.