From the Set 21st Century Skills Library
Using the new C3 Framework for Social Studies Standards, Skating in the Global Citizens: Olympic Sports series explores the sport through the lenses of History, Geography, Civics, and Economics. Text and photos look at the history, basic philosophies, and geography of speed skating. Content includes information on multiple Olympic events in the category. As they read, students will develop questions about the text, and use evidence from a variety of sources in order to form conclusions. Data-focused backmatter is included, as well as a bibliography, glossary, and index.
|Interest Level||Grade 4 - Grade 7|
|Reading Level||Grade 5|
|ATOS Reading Level||6.2|
|Guided Reading Level||T|
|Publisher||Cherry Lake Publishing|
|Available Formats||Reinforced book (9781534107557), Paperback (9781534108547), PDF (9781534109537), ePub (9781534122505), Hosted ebook (9781534120525), Kindle (9781534121515)|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Dimensions||7.5 x 9.5|
Author: Ellen Labrecque
Ellen Labrecque is a freelance writer living in Yardley, Pennsylvania. Previously, she was a senior editor at Sports Illustrated Kids. Ellen loves to travel and then learn about new places and people she can write about in her books.
- History: Speed Skating
- Geography: The Netherlandsand South Korea Rule!
- Civics: Olympic Pride
- Economics: Speed Skating Is Big Business
- Think About It
- For More Information
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