Rodeo Clown

Format Price Qty

This title introduces readers to the job of rodeo clown. A short history of the profession is included, and readers will learn about the two types of rodeo clowns, traditional and bullfighter. Job duties such as entertaining the crowd, distracting bulls, and performing comedy sketches are examined. Equipment needed to do the job right is discussed, as are the education and training needed to become a rodeo clown. Xtreme facts provide additional information on this exciting job.

Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

A&D Xtreme is an imprint of Abdo Publishing Company, a division of ABDO.

Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 9
Reading Level Grade 4
BISACS JNF033000, JNF011000, JNF054180
Genre Hi-Lo, Nonfiction
Subject Careers, Social Studies
Copyright 2016
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint A&D Xtreme
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2015-08-01
ISBN 9781624037580, 9781629697611
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 791.8
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 7.25 x 9.25
Lexile 930
Guided Reading Level R
ATOS Reading Level 5.1
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 176611
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, and Table of contents
Online Resources FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network

Xtreme Jobs – School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

This informative and attractive series includes eye-catching, full-page photos that immerse readers in the dangerous work of stunt performers, test pilots, and other death-defying professionals. Written in brief, easy-to-read blocks of text, the information highlights the skills, training, and safety precautions that individuals in these fields need to follow to succeed and survive. Dazzling spreads enhance the visual appeal, while small details, such as the white text, make the graphics pop. Additionally, sidebars scattered throughout the pages include fun and fascinating facts and trivia. . . . The allure of the set is the uncommon subject matter and vivid images, which will appeal to reluctant readers and those looking for action-packed career choices. Students will eagerly pick up these entertaining volumes.

Author: John Hamilton

Related Products