Communicate! Sports Speeches ebook

Retail Price: $11.99
School Library Price: $8.99
  • Age Range: 10-18
  • Grade: 6-8
  • Lexile: 890L
  • Guided Reading Level: W
  • Interest Level: 5-12
  • Reading Level: 7.6
  • Item: 28057E
  • ISBN: 9781425854829
  • Language: English
  • Dewey: 796
  • Pages: 48

The world of sports is full of heartbreaking losses and adrenaline-pumping victories. Athletes and coaches share their experiences, emotions, wisdom, and wit in the speeches they give after winning--and failing--games. This nonfiction book celebrates the sports speeches that have stood the test of time. Created in partnership with TIME©, this nonfiction reader builds critical literacy skills while students are engaged in reading high-interest content.

  • Reader's Guide and Try It! provide extensive language-development activities to develop critical thinking
  • Table of contents, glossary, and index help increase comprehension and strengthen academic vocabulary
  • A fun culminating activity challenges students to write an inspirational speech
  • Prepares students for college and career and aligns with state and national standards