Soccer

Paperback
$5.35
BN.com price
(Save 10%)$5.95 List Price

Pick Up In Store

Reserve and pick up in 60 minutes at your local store

Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (12) from $2.67   
  • New (8) from $2.67   
  • Used (4) from $4.29   
Note: Kids' Club Eligible. See More Details.
Sending request ...

Editorial Reviews

Children's Literature - Mary Clemens
Score! Emergent readers are introduced to one of the most popular sports in the world, in this entry in the "Rookie Read-About Sports" series. The content provides a very basic introduction to the sport, relating ball movement, scoring and the role of the goalie. The text, written primarily in the second person, will actively involve the reader: "You get closer to the goal. You take the shot." Each page of text, which contains one to three sentences, is paired with a full-page photo. White space and a large font are used to good effect in making the text very approachable. The race and gender inclusive photographs are not only well-matched to the content, but very engaging, actively capturing the action being described. Useful to teach beginning readers the parts of a nonfiction book, the title contains a table of contents and chapter headings. The closing matter includes soccer fun facts, a photo glossary and index. Readers seeking additional information on the subject are directed to Scholastic's Facts for Now web site which provides links to articles from the New Book of Knowledge and related websites. A two-page spread, cleverly entitled "Score points for..." highlights good sportsmanship and staying fit. A winning introduction, suitable for school and public libraries.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780531209271
  • Publisher: Scholastic Library Publishing
  • Publication date: 2/1/2012
  • Series: Rookie Read-about Series
  • Pages: 32
  • Sales rank: 476,283
  • Age range: 3 - 6 Years
  • Product dimensions: 5.70 (w) x 6.80 (h) x 0.30 (d)

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)