Team Sports By the Numbers
This series presents math standards in a cleverly disguised format. Each book includes number-based facts and a brief introduction to the game. Full-page photos show the actions of both the offense and the defense. Brief story problems are matched with each photo to promote reading comprehension and math practice.
- Spring 2020
- Fall 2019
|Interest Level||Preschool - Grade 3|
|Reading Level||Grade 2|
|Number of Pages||24|
|Title Format||Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks|
|Dimensions||6.5 x 7.5|
Team Sports By the Numbers – Library Media Connection
. . . These small, compact books highlight the math involved in several popular American team sports. The popularity of each of the sports would spark interest for all readers, with younger readers appreciating the introduction to the sports and older readers valuing them as a reference for rules and facts. Recommended.
Volleyball By the Numbers (Team Sports By the Numbers) – Booklist
From the weight of a volleyball to the height of the net, numbers are the focus in this slim, square title that folds arithmetic into an easy-reader introduction to the sport. As in other titles in the Team Sports by the Numbers series, the answer to each math question appears on an appended page, allowing students to check their own work; additional pages of facts will interest young trivia hounds. . . . The sports angle adds interest to the simple reading and math exercises and will draw young browsers as well as educators seeking nonfiction titles to supplement the early-elementary curriculum.