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Title:
Troy Aikman : championship quarterback
Author:
Buckley, James Jr.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First American edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Dorling Kindersley Pub., 2000.
Physical Description:
49 pages ; 24 cm.
Summary:
Follows the life and football career of Troy Aikman, who has led the Dallas Cowboys to three Super Bowl victories.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
740 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 5.1 0.5 45960.

Reading Counts RC 3-5 4.5 3 Quiz: 31642 Guided reading level: P.
ISBN:
9780789463760

9780789467591
Format :
Book

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Clarence Library GV939.A46 B83 2000 Juvenile Non-Fiction Biography
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Follow the career of famed Dallas Cowboy Troy Aikman, three time Super Bowl champion and one of the NFLÕs most popular players. The 48-page Level 3 books, designed for children who can read on their own, contain more complex sentence structure and more detail. Young readers will devour these kid-friendly titles, which cover high-interest topics such as sharks, and the Bermuda Triangle, as well as classics like Aladdin. Information boxes highlight historical references, trivia, pronunciation, and other facts about words and names mentioned. Averaging 2,400 to 2,800 words, these books offer a 50/50 picture-to-text ratio. The Dorling Kindersley Readers combine an enticing visual layout with high-interest, easy-to-read stories to captivate and delight young bookworms who are just getting started. Written by leading children's authors and compiled in consultation with literacy experts, these engaging books build reader confidence along with a lifelong appreciation for nonfiction, classic stories, and biographies. There is a DK Reader to interest every child at every level, from preschool to grade 4.


Summary

Follow the career of famed Dallas Cowboy Troy Aikman, three time Super Bowl champion and one of the NFLÕs most popular players. The 48-page Level 3 books, designed for children who can read on their own, contain more complex sentence structure and more detail. Young readers will devour these kid-friendly titles, which cover high-interest topics such as sharks, and the Bermuda Triangle, as well as classics like Aladdin. Information boxes highlight historical references, trivia, pronunciation, and other facts about words and names mentioned. Averaging 2,400 to 2,800 words, these books offer a 50/50 picture-to-text ratio. The Dorling Kindersley Readers combine an enticing visual layout with high-interest, easy-to-read stories to captivate and delight young bookworms who are just getting started. Written by leading children's authors and compiled in consultation with literacy experts, these engaging books build reader confidence along with a lifelong appreciation for nonfiction, classic stories, and biographies. There is a DK Reader to interest every child at every level, from preschool to grade 4.


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