Gabby Douglas: Historic Olympic Champion

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Gabby Douglas amazed people at the 2012 Summer Olympics, as she helped Team USA win a gold medal before making history as the first African-American to win a gold medal in the individual all-around event. Colorful graphics, oversized photographs, and engaging text draw reluctant readers in to the fascinating life of this historic Olympic champion! Readers will learn about Douglas's family background, her early interest in gymnastics, and her move to Iowa at age 14 to train with famed coach Liang Chow, leading up to her gold-medal performance at the 2012 Summer Olympics. Background on the Olympic Games is also included. Features include a table of contents, a map, "Did You Know" fact boxes, a "Snapshot" page with vital information, a glossary with phonetic spellings, and an index.

Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Big Buddy Books is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
BISACS JNF054060, JNF007100, JNF054110
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Biographies, Sports
Copyright 2013
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Big Buddy Books
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2013-01-01
ISBN 9781617837487, 9781614809111
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 794.44
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 9.5 x 8.25
Lexile 640
Guided Reading Level O
ATOS Reading Level 3.9
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 157431
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
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Author: Sarah Tieck