Ready to step up to the starting line? There’s a race to be won! Get ready to learn about the athletes who will do whatever it takes to run, swim, bike, and climb to the finish line in People Power, part of the At the Starting Line book series.
Athletes who race have a need for speed. In this nonfiction book, readers will explore a variety of people-powered racing competitions, including running, swimming, biking, orienteering, speed climbing, and so much more. This children's book also includes before- and after-reading activities, glossary words defined on the pages they appear, and vibrant photographs to engage readers along the way.
Precision. Performance. Perseverance. The race is ON! The spirit of speed excites and entertains us. From the F1 track to a fairground derby, engine-powered races put the pedal to the medal and dial up the drama. And people-powered races demonstrate the pure heart and muscle of the human mind and body. These hi-lo titles help readers learn more about races against time and elements, races against each other, and races against ourselves.