Michael Phelps

From the Series Big Buddy Olympic Bios
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Meet Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps! Phelps's life story is examined from his childhood in Maryland where he began swimming at age eleven on his way to five world championships. Learn about Phelps's Olympic career in the Sydney, Athens, Beijing, London, and Rio de Janeiro games throughout which he won 23 gold, 3 silver, and 2 bronze medals. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Big Buddy Books is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Copyright 2017
BISACS JNF007100, JNF054110, JNF054150
Genre Nonfiction
Publisher Abdo Publishing
Imprint Big Buddy Books
Series Big Buddy Olympic Biographies
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Lexile 730
ISBN 9781680785555
Title Format Reinforced book
Release Date 2016-12-15
Author Katie Lajiness
Features Detailed maps, Glossary of key words, Index, Reviewed, Table of contents
Dewey 797.2
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 9.5 x 8.25
Guided Reading Level P
ATOS Reading Level 4.4
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 188124
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5

Big Buddy Olympic Biographies – School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

The colorful photographs are pleasing. . . . One notable aspect is the inclusion of fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad in the lineup. Librarians will be hard-pressed to find materials on Muhammad for this audience and should consider this title. Pronunciation is provided for more difficult words. . .

Author: Katie Lajiness

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