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Rodeo Bronc Riders

Lynn M. Stone

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604725162

The exciting sport of rodeo bronc riding is highlighted. Gives facts about equipment and techniques, famous riders, animals, records, venues, and championships.

Rodeo Barrel Racing

Lynn M. Stone

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781571033475

Rodeo barrel racing is described in this book. Readers learn about necessary equipment and techniques, famous riders, animals, records, venues, and championships.

Hot Air Ballooning

Kelli Hicks

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943588

Soar through clouds while flying ultralight airplanes. See upclose photos of these exciting planes.

Riding Waverunners

Kelli Hicks

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943601

Excelerate through the waves on a wave runner and learn about potential dangers in this sport.

Rock Climbing

Tom Greve

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943632

Scale steep walls while rock climbing. Examine safety equipment and preparations in this thrilling sport.

The Rodeo

Lynn M. Stone

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781615905959

Explains the history of the rodeo, important rodeo people, and different kinds of rodeos.

Hang Gliding and Paragliding

Kelli Hicks

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943571

Explore the exciting sport of hang gliding and paragliding with close up pictures and examine necessary safety equipment.

Drag Racing

Nicki Clausen-Grace

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604728095

Describes drag racing and why it is only legal in a closed track. Provides information about the history of the sport, characteristics of the vehicles, important events, and famous drivers.

STEM Jobs in Sports

Rick Raymos (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179324

Some of the most exciting careers are in STEM fields. A strong STEM education will allow you to research, test, and build new things. Learn about what role STEM plays in the sports industry. The sports engineers who design uniforms that keep players safe and protected from injury, also allowing them to move faster and improve their statistics, to improving the materials used to make the balls, bats, and other equipment used to play these sports. There are many different STEM careers in sports that are all highlighted, including what degrees it takes to obtain these jobs and what each of these people do. So, if you love sports, you may want to consider a career in one of these fields! This book will allow students to learn that cause and effect relationships are routinely identified, tested, and used to explain change.

Dale un tiron! Dale un empujon! (Pull It, Push It!)

Buffy Silverman (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627174909

Force And Motion Are Introduced In This Easy To Understand Book. Gives Examples That Students Can Relate To In Their Everyday Lives. As With Every Title In This Series There Is A "Show What You Know" Section In The Back Of The Book Which Reinforces The Text And Allows Students To Answer Three Questions Relating To The Book. Brightly Colored Photographs Enhance The Text.

Best Boat Race Ever!

Lin Picou (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618104380

A boat race turns into a lesson in helping others when Carly's boat begins to sink and Jose's boat flips over. The two decided helping each other was more important than winning the race.

Team Captain

J. Jean Robertson (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618104359

This title puts an emphasis on teamwork. How if you work as a team and everyone does their part, it is easier to finish a task with success.

Buff Ducks

Precious McKenzie (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618104267

Beautifully illustrated, this book teaches students the importance of how staying active keeps them healthy.

Wrestling

Joanne Mattern

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604723991

This book about wrestling includes information on safety, equipment, technique, competitions, and famous wrestlers.

Formula One Racing

Tom Greve

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 160472370X

Formula One racing events are the focus of this book. Provides information about the history of the sport, characteristics of the vehicles, important events, and famous drivers.

Cheerleading

Holly Karapetkova

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 159515194X

Young readers will learn about cheerleading throuh simple sentences and highly supportive pictures.