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  • Olympic Games for Children

    by Carol Rainbow

    This book is an introduction to the Olympics for children. It tells the story of the Olympics, the Winter Games, Summer Games and the Paralympics with photographs showing the sports included as well as each having a short description. There are brief introductions to the ceremonies involved, the flag, the Olympic flame and the Hymn and it ends with ideas for activities children may enjoy doing. ... Read more

    $1.32 AUD

  • Ancient Greece and the Olympics

    A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #16: Hour of the Olympics

    by Mary Pope Osborne and 2 more

    series Magic Tree House (R) Fact Tracker #10
    The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system! Getting the facts behind the fiction has never looked better. Track the facts with Jack and Annie!!When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #16: Hour of the Olympics, they had lots of questions. What did the ancient Greeks wear? What did they ... Read more

    $9.34 AUD

  • Nadia

    The Girl Who Couldn't Sit Still

    by Karlin Gray and 1 more

    Nadia Comaneci was a feisty and fearless little girl who went from climbing trees in the forests of Romania to swinging into history at the 1976 Olympic Games, where she received an unprecedented seven perfect scores in gymnastics. But as readers will see in this first-ever illustrated picture book about Nadia’s journey to Olympic gold, the road from small-town girl to world-class athlete was full ... Read more

    $20.67 AUD

  • Hope Solo: My Story Young Readers' Edition

    by Hope Solo

    The World Cup champion and double Olympic gold medalist shares her story in her own words!In this young readers' edition of Hope Solo's exciting life story, adapted from Solo: A Memoir of Hope, the former starting goalkeeper for the U.S. women's national soccer team gives readers behind-the-scenes details of her life on and off the field.Solo offers a fearless female role model for the next ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • Individual Sports of the Summer Games

    by Aaron Derr

    series Gold Medal Games
    Only a few countries were represented by athletes at the first modern Olympic Games in 1896 in Athens. Today, more than 10,000 athletes from over 200 countries compete in the Summer Olympic Games. These athletes compete in more than 300 events. The games showcase the strength, skills, stamina, and endurance of amazing individual athletes from around the world. ... Read more

    $9.34 AUD

  • Fun Facts about the Summer and Winter Olympic Games - Sports Book Grade 3 | Children's Sports & Outdoors Books

    by Baby Professor

    Do you have a budding sports superstar? Then get him/her comfortable by reading this book of sports meant for third graders. Fueling your child’s passion would bring him/her happiness, whether it’s buying sports equipment or getting him/her a copy of this book. Invest in knowledge and know-how. Later, he/she will be converting theories to actions. Grab a copy of this book today! ... Read more

    $6.92 AUD

  • Scandals

    by Moira Butterfield

    series The Olympics #5
    Each title of The Olympics examines the the Olympic Games from ancient times, then the revival of the 1890s through to today's multi-million pound business. From the history of the games to which events are included and why, and from scandals to record breakers, The Olympics puts the reader at the centre of the action with fact-packed text, dramatic full-colour photos, facts and statistics. ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Ice Hockey

    by Ellen Labrecque

    series 21st Century Skills Library: Global Citizens: Olympic Sports
    Using the new C3 Framework for Social Studies Standards, Ice Hockey in the Global Citizens: Olympic Sports series explores the sport through the lenses of History, Geography, Civics, and Economics. Text and photos look at the history, basic philosophies, and geography of ice hockey. As they read, students will develop questions about the text, and use evidence from a variety of sources in order to ... Read more

    $36.84 AUD

  • Alpine Skiing

    by Ellen Labrecque

    series 21st Century Skills Library: Global Citizens: Olympic Sports
    Using the new C3 Framework for Social Studies Standards, Alpine Skiing in the Global Citizens: Olympic Sports series explores the sport through the lenses of History, Geography, Civics, and Economics. Text and photos look at the history, basic philosophies, and geography of alpine skiing. Content includes information on multiple Olympic events in the category. As they read, students will develop ... Read more

    $36.84 AUD

  • Choose Your Own Career Adventure at the Olympics

    by K.C. Kelley

    series Bright Futures Press : Choose Your Own Career Adventure
    What do people do at the Olympics? Readers pick from eight different scenarios and experience "next best thing to being there yourself" opportunities for interactive career exploration. Sidebars promote additional learning activities and independent reaserch ... Read more

    $36.84 AUD

  • Snowboarding

    by Ellen Labrecque

    series 21st Century Skills Library: Global Citizens: Olympic Sports
    Using the new C3 Framework for Social Studies Standards, Snowboarding in the Global Citizens: Olympic Sports series explores the sport through the lenses of History, Geography, Civics, and Economics. Text and photos look at the history, basic philosophies, and geography of snowboarding. Content includes information on multiple Olympic events in the category. As they read, students will develop ... Read more

    $36.84 AUD

  • My Weird School Fast Facts: Sports

    by Dan Gutman and 1 more

    series My Weird School Fast Facts
    Think fast with A.J. and Andrea from My Weird School!Did you know that the only sport that’s been played on the moon is golf? Did you know that an NFL quarterback once threw a touchdown pass to himself?!Learn more weird-but-true sports facts with A.J. and Andrea from Dan Gutman’s bestselling My Weird School series. This all-new series of nonfiction books features hundreds of hysterical facts, plus ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • Speed Skating

    by Ellen Labrecque

    series 21st Century Skills Library: Global Citizens: Olympic Sports
    Using the new C3 Framework for Social Studies Standards, Skating in the Global Citizens: Olympic Sports series explores the sport through the lenses of History, Geography, Civics, and Economics. Text and photos look at the history, basic philosophies, and geography of speed skating. Content includes information on multiple Olympic events in the category. As they read, students will develop ... Read more

    $36.84 AUD

  • Amazing Athletes

    40 Inspiring Icons

    by Jean-Michel Billioud and 1 more

    series 40 Inspiring Icons
    **Records smashed… incredible athletic feats… Medals won… the top 40 Olympic athletes of all time are here!**In this fun, fact-packed book from the 40 Inspiring Icons series, learn how these athletic stars became the best in the world.Relive Usain Bolt’s astonishing record-breaking runs, learn about Charlotte Cooper, the first ever female Olympic champion, meet the most decorated Olympic athlete ... Read more

    $19.68 AUD

  • Olympic Sports - When and How? : History of Olympic Sports Then, Now And Beyond

    Olympic Books for Kids

    by Baby Professor

    series Children's Olympic Sports Books
    This book is perfect for the young and aspiring Olympians. It provides a glimpse into the world of the greatest athletes, and your child can decide to either follow their footsteps or not. The nice thin about this books is that the information is presented visually so there is 100% understanding. After all, images are universal learning languages. Grab a copy today! ... Read more

    $6.92 AUD

  • Olympic Sports For Kids : Amazing Sports for Children Of All Ages

    Olympic Books for Kids

    by Baby Professor

    series Children's Olympic Sports Books
    Convince your child to take up a sport instead of playing the computer all day long. Do that through the help of this beautifully crafted educational book. This book features amazing sports for children of all ages. The images used as more than enough to provide a cool introduction into each one. The limited text provide the additional information required. Buy a copy today! ... Read more

    $6.92 AUD

  • G is for Gold Medal

    An Olympics Alphabet

    by Brad Herzog and 1 more

    series Sports Alphabet
    From the first games held in ancient Greece to the cultural extravaganzas of recent years, there have been some incredible and amazing events and milestones in the world of Olympic sports. Now in G is for Gold Medal: An Olympics Alphabet, writer Brad Herzog showcases those athletes and events that not only set sports records but also impacted history and world views. Learn the meaning behind the ... Read more

    $19.68 AUD

  • Simon Says Gold: Simon Whitfield's Pursuit of Athletic Excellence

    Simon Whitfield's Pursuit of Athletic Excellence

    by Simon Whitfield

    From the moment Simon Whitfield burst onto the world stage at the 2000 Sydney Summer Games as triathlon's first Olympic champion, his winning personality and stellar athletic abilities have inspired young people around the globe. In Simon Says Gold, Simon describes his personal journey to Olympic glory as he recounts not only that glorious day in Sydney, but also the anguish of failing to repeat ... Read more

    $10.66 AUD

  • Ancient Greece and The Olympics | Children's Ancient History

    by Baby Professor

    Did you know that the ancient Greeks were also the first ones to come up with the idea of the Olympics? The idea was originally crafted to honor Zeus. From then on, the world caught on and the Olympics is now the biggest and most prestigious sports gathering worldwide. Read more details in the pages of this book. ... Read more

    $5.60 AUD

  • Next Round

    A Young Athlete's Journey to Gold

    by John Spray

    At the age of three, Arthur Biyarslanov fled with his family from the war-ravaged frontier of Chechnya. Narrowly escaping bullets and a bomb that destroyed the car in front of his family, Arthur and his brother ran to the border and forded a freezing river to safety. He became a refugee first in Azerbaijan, and ultimately in Canada. In spite of these difficult experiences, and the trials that ... Read more

    $11.32 AUD

  • Serena Williams

    Legends in Sports

    by Matt Christopher

    Discover the amazing achievements of sports legend Serena Williams--on and off the tennis court--in this exciting new biography.Serena Williams has been ranked number one in the world for tennis singles, won twenty-two Grand Slam singles titles, and won four Olympic gold medals. She is a powerful player and a fierce competitor. Learn more about the record-breaking athlete in this comprehensive and ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • Figure Skating

    by Ellen Labrecque

    series 21st Century Skills Library: Global Citizens: Olympic Sports
    Using the new C3 Framework for Social Studies Standards, Figure Skating in the Global Citizens: Olympic Sports series explores the sport through the lenses of History, Geography, Civics, and Economics. Text and photos look at the history, basic philosophies, and geography of figure skating. Content includes information on multiple Olympic events in the category. As they read, students will develop ... Read more

    $36.84 AUD

  • Mikaela Shiffrin

    by Jon M. Fishman

    series Amazing Athletes
    Alpine skier Mikaela Shiffrin won her first world championship in slalom in 2013. She was just getting warmed up. In 2014, she won a gold medal in the same event as a member of Team USA at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Mikaela was the youngest person to ever win an Olympic slalom competition. At an event a few weeks later, she was named world champion for the second year in a row. Learn ... Read more

    $6.92 AUD

  • Sliding

    by Ellen Labrecque

    series 21st Century Skills Library: Global Citizens: Olympic Sports
    Using the new C3 Framework for Social Studies Standards, Sliding in the Global Citizens: Olympic Sports series explores the sport through the lenses of History, Geography, Civics, and Economics. Text and photos look at the history, basic philosophies, and geography of sliding. Content includes information on multiple Olympic events in the sliding category, including luge and bobsled. As they read, ... Read more

    $36.84 AUD