Though it is a short, straight 1/4 mile race, a drag race still manages to be entertaining! Young readers will love learning about the big motors, fast vehicles, talented drivers, and exciting races. This title takes a close look at the history, the vehicles, the events, and the stars who make drag racing unique. Complete with informative sidebars, a photo diagram, and much more.
Aligned to Common Core standards and correlated to state standards.
SportsZone is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 6|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|Title Format||Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks|
|Guided Reading Level||R|
|ATOS Reading Level||5.0|
|ATOS Interest Level||MG|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||169678|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||1.0|
|Features||Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, and Table of contents|
|Online Resources||FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network|
Inside the Speedway - Horn Book Guide
This series explores. . . auto racing, covering history, characteristics of vehicles used, rules, and other unique qualities of each category. Racing afficionados will find the texts easy to read and will be drawn to the brief action-packed vignettes of outstanding drivers and their records. Well-placed sidebars and numerous color photographs add interest.