January 14, 2016 | marianne
Check out these great sports-themed titles. Books are suggested for Kindergarten, but remember that each Reader is different, and may find something interesting at another level.
Nikko's mother wants him to stop jumping on his bed, but he's not jumping on his bed, as he tried to convince her. Instead there are luchadors, masked wrestlers, trying to fight him one at a time. In the end, of course, Nikko is the winner: the great and mighty Nikko!
Barbie joins a gymnastics team and takes part in a competition.
Always late Nate, who likes to go slow, surprises everyone at the race.
A young girl gives her grandmother, who was not allowed to play hockey when she was younger because she was a female, a chance to fulfill her dream of playing in a hockey game.
Pursued by Mr. Hamstring, a reporter who is sure he will fail, Boomer becomes the first pig ever to compete in the Animal Olympics and demonstrates that attitude can be more important than winning.
Katie Casey, a fictional character, helps start the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League, which gave women the opportunity to play professional baseball while America was involved in World War II.