Baseball Is Fun!
From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Sports Are Fun!
From batting the ball to making a catch, baseball is fun! Learn the basics of the sport while building reading skills with these supportive texts.
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 2|
|Reading Level||Grade 1|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Brand||First Step Nonfiction|
|Imprint||LernerClassroom, Lerner Publications ™|
|Number of Pages||24|
|Reading Counts! Level||2.3|
|BISACS||JNF045000, JNF054010, JNF054000|
|Dimensions||6.25 x 7|
|Guided Reading Level||H|
|ATOS Reading Level||1.7|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||159058|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Charts/Graphs/Diagrams, Glossary, Glossary words bolded within text, Index, Photo glossary, Reviewed, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, and eSource|
School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
“Clean, crisp design supports the easy-reader format of this set, as does the repetitive, simple texts….Color photos of diverse children (including a girl in Football) illustrate each point and enhance the basic information.” —School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
“This title in the Sports Are Fun! series presents about the simplest tutorial on baseball possible—but makes it look enjoyable and nonthreatening, which is the whole point….[T]he text is remarkably clear.” —Booklist
Author: Robin Nelson
Robin Nelson's careers have always kept her surrounded by books—as an elementary teacher, working at a publishing company, and now working as a school library media specialist. But her favorite job is writing books for kids. She has written many nonfiction books for children. She lives with her family in Minneapolis.
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First Step Nonfiction — Sports Are Fun!
Create reading success in students—and inspire a love of fitness and physical activity—with these fun introductions to six common co-curricular activities. Vibrant color photos correspond directly with each page’s simple text to reinforce concepts and vocabulary. View available downloads →