Track and Field

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Imagine what it is like at the Olympic Games, or at the Paralympics. The seats in the stadium are full. Bang! The athletes are racing. The crowd cheers as the winner crosses the line. Many highly-skilled athletes compete in different events: this is Track and Field, an ancient sport. The first track and field events at a sports festival took place thousands of years ago at Olympia in Greece.

Additional information

Page Count:

24

TEKS:

TEKS§110.5(b)(6), TEKS§110.5(b)(8), TEKS§110.5(b)(3)

Word Count:

882

Belongs to Set:

Advanced Fluency 2 Non-Fiction Set A

Fiction or Non-Fiction:

Non-Fiction

Genre:

Descriptive

Guided Reading Level:

Q

Reading Recovery Level:

25

Lexile Measure:

880L

DRA Level:

38

Author:

Dawn McMillan

ISBN - Standard Edition

9781776540211

ISBN - US Edition

9781776540211

Artifact Tags:

Compare and contrast, Sports, Teamwork, Subject-specific vocabulary, Discipline, Historical

Keywords:

great, able, distance, knock, learn, middle, strange, usual

Common Core State Standards:

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.3.1, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.3.3, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.3.4, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.3.9

CKLA:

G2-D10

Core Knowledge Language Art:

G2 – Human Body

International Baccalaureate:

10 – Healthy Body Healthy Mind