Michael Phelps: The Greatest Olympian

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Michael Phelps amazed people at the 2012 Summer Olympics, when he won his 22nd medal, becoming the most decorated Olympian ever. Colorful graphics, oversized photographs, and engaging text draw reluctant readers in to the fascinating life of the greatest Olympian! Readers will learn about the swimming star's childhood and family background, his struggle with ADHD, his intense training with coach Bob Bowman, and his incredible drive to reach goals. Phelps's performances at the Summer Olympics, the World Championships, and the Pan Pacific Championships are covered, as well as background on the Olympic Games. 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 JNF054110, JNF007100, JNF054150
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 9781617837531, 9781614809166
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 797.2
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 9.5 x 8.25
Lexile 620
Guided Reading Level O
ATOS Reading Level 3.9
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 157437
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
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Author: Sarah Tieck