Provide models of sportsmanship, teamwork, and perseverance.
- Inspire understanding of the societal connections and personal benefits of participating in sports with Ken Mochizuki's Meet-the-Author Book Reading of Baseball Saved Us.
Encourage deeper understanding of the impact of sports with author resources.
Consider the influences and backstories shared in these Meet-the-Author Book Readings for:
Bring athletes' lives to center stage.
- Motivate students of all abilities by sharing Kathleen Krull's Meet-the-Author Book Reading for Wilma Unlimited: How Wilma Rudolph Became the World's Fastest Woman.
Promote lifelong fitness and recreation.
1. Referenced from SHAPE America Society of Health and Physical Educators. National PE Standards. (n.d.). Retrieved February 22, 2017, from http://www.shapeamerica.org/standards.