Sports By the Numbers

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Introduce Common Core State Standards for math and English to young readers in a format they'll love! This series is centered around sports and numbers. Each book includes number-based facts, a brief introduction to the game, and diagrams of each playing field. Brief story problems are matched with each photo to promote reading comprehension and math practice.

Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Sandcastle is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Title   ATOS Format Qty
Sports By the Numbers (6 titles)
Bowling By the Numbers 2.7
Golf By the Numbers 2.6
Gymnastics By the Numbers 2.8
Skateboarding By the Numbers 2.5
Swimming By the Numbers 2.8
Tennis By the Numbers 2.7
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Interest Level Preschool - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
BISACS JNF054000, JNF035030
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Math, Sports
Copyright 2014
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Sandcastle
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Season 2013-09-01
ISBN 9781617838415, 9781624014437
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 794-797
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 6.5 x 7.5
Features Reviewed

Sports by the Numbers - Library Media Connection

This series. . .will engage readers by showing what individuals do in a specific sport and how numbers come into play. In each book “By the Numbers” has a brief math concept connected with the sport covered and answers to those specific questions can be found at the end of each book. The information is presented via short text which is accompanied by photographs and illustrations. Beginning readers and students starting to learn numbers will benefit from this series. Recommended.

Sports By the Numbers – Horn Book Guide

These easy-to-read books. . .discuss different sports and their relationships to numbers. Chapters provide general sports information ("A golf course has either 9 or 18 holes) and word problems that test reader’s ability to add and subtract. Additional facts and answers to the problems appear at the end. Cheery photos. . .accompany the kid-friendly, accessible text.

Sports by the Numbers - School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

Each volume begins with an introduction that provides readers with some fairly complex facts about the subjects. . . . Text boxes pose an addition or subtraction word problem. Answers are in the back, along with some interesting facts about the sport and a short glossary. Teachers can use them as materials for independent readers or to spark group discussions about solving word problems. Full-page color photos illustrate the pages.