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Seattle Gas Works Park

Julie Knutson (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534172531

Learn more about how Seattle's Gas Works Park went from unused brownfield land to vibrant urban park and art space. Explore the logistics of repurposing the land and meet the people who made it happen. The book showcases a range of 21st century skills -- from "Flexibility & Adaptation" to "Creativity & Innovation"--and shows how moving away from a tear-down culture towards one of reuse helps tackle a host of critical challenges facing our planet and population. Thought-provoking questions and hands-on activities encourage the development of critical life skills and social emotional growth. Books in this series include table of contents, glossary of key words, index, author biography, sidebars, and infographics.

Professional Esports Leagues

Josh Gregory (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534172371

Esports competitions have become a world-wide phenomenon with millions of viewers and fans. Learn about the different facets of a professional esports league. Aligned with curriculum standards, these books also highlight key 21st Century content including information, media, and technology skills. Engaging content and hands-on activities encourage creative and design thinking. Book includes table of contents, glossary, index, author biography, and sidebars.

Influencers and Streaming

Josh Gregory (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534172364

Esports competitions have become a world-wide phenomenon with millions of viewers and fans. Learn about online streaming and what it takes to become an influencer. Aligned with curriculum standards, these books also highlight key 21st Century content including information, media, and technology skills. Engaging content and hands-on activities encourage creative and design thinking. Book includes table of contents, glossary, index, author biography, and sidebars.

History of Esports

Josh Gregory (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534172395

Esports competitions have become a world-wide phenomenon with millions of viewers and fans. Learn about the beginning of esports from arcade leaderboards to the creation of the internet. Aligned with curriculum standards, these books also highlight key 21st Century content including information, media, and technology skills. Engaging content and hands-on activities encourage creative and design thinking. Book includes table of contents, glossary, index, author biography, and sidebars.

Ethics and Legal Problems

Josh Gregory (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534172432

Esports competitions have become a world-wide phenomenon with millions of viewers and fans. Learn about how esports competitions deal with things from gambling to cheating software. Aligned with curriculum standards, these books also highlight key 21st Century content including information, media, and technology skills. Engaging content and hands-on activities encourage creative and design thinking. Book includes table of contents, glossary, index, author biography, and sidebars.

Esports: Greatest Moments

Josh Gregory (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534172388

Esports competitions have become a world-wide phenomenon with millions of viewers and fans. Learn about the greatest moments in esports history. Aligned with curriculum standards, these books also highlight key 21st Century content including information, media, and technology skills. Engaging content and hands-on activities encourage creative and design thinking. Book includes table of contents, glossary, index, author biography, and sidebars.

Esports: Games and Genres

Josh Gregory (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534172418

Esports competitions have become a world-wide phenomenon with millions of viewers and fans. Learn about different games and genres that make the best esports, from first-person shooters to RTS and MOBAs. Aligned with curriculum standards, these books also highlight key 21st Century content including information, media, and technology skills. Engaging content and hands-on activities encourage creative and design thinking. Book includes table of contents, glossary, index, author biography, and sidebars.

Esports: Game Design

Josh Gregory (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534172425

Esports competitions have become a world-wide phenomenon with millions of viewers and fans. Learn about the different components of creating a game, from coding and art development, to marketing and advertisements. Aligned with curriculum standards, these books also highlight key 21st Century content including information, media, and technology skills. Engaging content and hands-on activities encourage creative and design thinking. Book includes table of contents, glossary, index, author biography, and sidebars.

Careers in Esports

Josh Gregory (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534172401

Esports competitions have become a world-wide phenomenon with millions of viewers and fans. Learn about different careers in esports from a pro player, to an artist, to a developer! Aligned with curriculum standards, these books also highlight key 21st Century content including information, media, and technology skills. Engaging content and hands-on activities encourage creative and design thinking. Book includes table of contents, glossary, index, author biography, and sidebars.

Hunting: Exciting and Safe

Alan Walker (author)

Publisher: Blue Door Education ISBN: 9781950825905

This entry level book describes the different types of hunting, hunting equipment, animals that are protected from hunting, and important safety information.

The Debate about Paying College Athletes

Gail Terp (author)

Publisher: North Star Editions ISBN: 9781635176674

Provides a thorough overview of the major pros and cons of paying college athletes. Readable text, interesting sidebars, and illuminating infographics invite readers to jump in and join the debate.

Sports Journalism

Diane Dakers (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427121998

This absorbing book describes the details of three real case studies of investigative journalism about sports. Stories include journalists exposing the FIFA soccer scandal and Olympic committee wrongdoings, the promotion of violence in hockey leading to death, and the abuse of USA gymnasts by their team doctor and the attempt to cover it up. Readers will gain an understanding of the research process, the ethical standards journalists must follow, and the perseverance required to confirm a story and affect change.

Biathlon, Cross Country, Ski Jumping, and Nordic Combined

Kylie Burns (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778798187

Have you ever wanted to fly like a bird or ski at top speed across snowy terrain? Can you imagine racing on skis across the countryside only to stop periodically to fire shots at targets at rapid-fire speed? In this book, you’ll experience the excitement of Olympic ski jumping, cross country skiing, and biathlon. You’ll learn amazing facts about the history of each sport, the training it takes to be a top athlete, and the high-tech equipment used by competitors. Have snow, will ski!

Football in Action

John Crossingham (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427166791

Football in Action scores a touchdown for one of North America’s biggest sports. Children will learn about the positions on the football field, rules, proper equipment, and the importance of safety as well as: • the secrets of a good quarterback • defense and offense • passing, receiving, blocking, and kicking • penalties and rules

Evaluating Arguments About Sports and Entertainment

James Bow (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427121639

Should athletes who used performance-enhancing drugs be stripped of their medals? Can video games help build important skills? Every day, we hear arguments about issues in sports and entertainment in the media. This book gives readers the tools to make sense of and evaluate some of these arguments. Using three relatable and accessible examples, this book introduces readers to the parts of an effective argument and prompts them to use the knowledge they have gained to evaluate the effectiveness of arguments on opposing sides of the issues.

Always, Jackie

J. Patrick Lewis (author) John Thompson (illustrator)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566608374

The unbelievable yet true story of how an eight-year-old white kid from Sheboygan, Wisconsin, met the legendary Jackie Robinson in the 1950s--and how the two became lifelong friends.

The Story of the New York Giants

Jim Whiting (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640002708

This high-interest history of the National Football League’s New York Giants highlights memorable games, summarizes seasonal triumphs and defeats, and features standout players such as Eli Manning.

The Story of the New York Jets       

Jim Whiting (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640002715

This high-interest history of the National Football League’s New York Jets highlights memorable games, summarizes seasonal triumphs and defeats, and features standout players such as Joe Namath.

The Story of the Tennessee Titans

Jim Whiting (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640002722

This high-interest history of the National Football League’s Tennessee Titans highlights memorable games, summarizes seasonal triumphs and defeats, and features standout players such as Marcus Mariota.

The Story of the Raiders

Jim Whiting (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640002739

This high-interest history of the National Football League's Raiders highlights memorable games, summarizes seasonal triumphs and defeats, and features standout players such as Tim Brown.

The Story of the Philadelphia Eagles

Jim Whiting (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640002746

This high-interest history of the National Football League's Seattle Seahawks highlights memorable games, summarizes seasonal triumphs and defeats, and features standout players such as Russell Wilson.

The Story of the Pittsburgh Steelers

Jim Whiting (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640002753

This high-interest history of the National Football League’s Tennessee Titans highlights memorable games, summarizes seasonal triumphs and defeats, and features standout players such as Marcus Mariota.

The Story of the San Francisco 49ers

Jim Whiting (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640002760

This high-interest history of the National Football League's San Francisco's 49ers highlights memorable games, summarizes seasonal triumphs and defeats, and features standout players such as Joe Montana.

The Story of the Seattle Seahawks

Jim Whiting (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640002777

This high-interest history of the National Football League’s Seattle Seahawks highlights memorable games, summarizes seasonal triumphs and defeats, and features standout players such as Russell Wilson.

The Story of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Jim Whiting (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640002784

This high-interest history of the National Football League’s Tampa Bay Buccaneers highlights memorable games, summarizes seasonal triumphs and defeats, and features standout players such as Mike Alstott.